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

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$21.08 +0.27 (+1.27 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 12:08 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.82
Today's Range$20.67 - $21.12
52-Week Range$17.28 - $23.70
Volume1.28 million shs
Average Volume42.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.52 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.50%
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$7.30 billion
Average Daily Volume$38.43 million
Discount/Premium-2.96%

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)
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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 announced an annual dividend on Thursday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be given a dividend of $0.105 per share on Thursday, December 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 20th. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Dividend History.

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

News stories about GDX stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a decline in short interest in March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 29,576,792 shares, a decline of 26.3% from the March 15th total of 40,127,818 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 44,371,205 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.7 days. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Current Options Chain.

What other stocks do shareholders of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF investors own include SPDR Gold Shares (GLD), VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (GDXJ), Barrick Gold (GOLD), iShares Silver Trust (SLV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (NFLX), General Electric (GE) and Micron Technology (MU).

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 shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (3.05%), XR Securities LLC (0.38%), Cumberland Advisors Inc. (0.11%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.10%), White Pine Investment CO (0.05%) and David R. Rahn & Associates Inc. (0.05%).

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 Rockland Trust Co., Cribstone Capital Management LLC, Hanson & Doremus Investment Management, Vigilant Capital Management LLC, Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC and First Personal Financial Services.

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

GDX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including XR Securities LLC, Hexavest Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Jolley Asset Management LLC, Selz Capital LLC, G&S Capital LLC and Pennsylvania Trust Co.

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 $21.0850.

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

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a market capitalization of $10.52 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:  127 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  123 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  250
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 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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