NYSEARCA:GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$18.16 -0.44 (-2.37 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.60
Today's Range$18.15 - $18.95
52-Week Range$18.15 - $25.58
Volume78.63 million shs
Average Volume38.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.62 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.97%
BetaN/A
The Fund seeks to match as closely as possible the price and yield performance of the AMEX Gold Miners Index. The Fund, utilizing a passive or indexing investment approach, attempts to approximate the investment performance of the Index by investing in a portfolio of stocks that generally replicate the Index.

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Basic Details

Issuer Van Eck
Fund NameVanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:GDX
Inception Date5/16/2006
Fund ManagerHao-Hung (Peter) Liao, Guo Hua (Jason) Jin
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkNYSE Arca Gold Miners TR USD
CategorySector
FocusBasic Materials
Development LevelBlended Development
RegionGlobal

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$6.47 billion
Average Daily Volume$41.40 million
Discount/Premium-6.91%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.50%
Other Expenses0.03%
Total Expenses0.53%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.53%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorVan Eck Associates Corporation
AdvisorVan Eck Associates Corporation
CustodianThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
DistributorVan Eck Securities Corporation
Transfer AgentThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Trustee
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial

Geographic Exposure of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)
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Sector Exposure of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)
Industry Exposure of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock symbol?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "GDX."

How often does VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF declared an annual dividend on Monday, December 18th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.176 per share on Friday, December 22nd. This represents a yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 18th. This is a positive change from VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's previous annual dividend of $0.06. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 34,092,202 shares, an increase of 10.8% from the July 13th total of 30,756,731 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 37,507,298 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Current Options Chain.

Has VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about GDX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a news impact score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 49.91 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF.

Who are VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's major shareholders?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (4.19%), Hexavest Inc. (2.33%), MD Financial Management Inc. (0.89%), Putnam Investments LLC (0.87%), Natixis (0.87%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.75%).

Which institutional investors are selling VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock?

GDX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bessemer Group Inc., Opera Trading Capital, CIBC World Markets Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Gabalex Capital Management LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC and Canal Insurance CO.

Which institutional investors are buying VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock?

GDX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Stevens Capital Management LP, Natixis, OLD Mission Capital LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Hexavest Inc..

How do I buy shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

Shares of GDX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock price today?

One share of GDX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.16.

How big of a company is VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a market capitalization of $7.62 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA GDX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  96 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  192
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GDX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GDX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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