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

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$22.98 -0.38 (-1.63 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 03:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.36
Today's Range$22.94 - $23.21
52-Week Range$17.28 - $23.70
Volume53.13 million shs
Average Volume44.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.46 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.46%
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$8.13 billion
Average Daily Volume$46.47 million
Discount/Premium4.52%

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 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?

Media coverage about GDX stock has been trending positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 34,940,248 shares, an increase of 24.2% from the January 15th total of 28,122,286 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 43,042,557 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.8 days. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Current Options Chain.

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

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (5.43%), Elephas Investment Management Ltd (3.03%), Hexavest Inc. (3.01%), Rafferty Asset Management LLC (2.74%), MD Financial Management Inc. (0.62%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.53%).

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 Rafferty Asset Management LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Stevens Capital Management LP, MD Financial Management Inc., Staley Capital Advisers Inc., Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI and BlackRock Inc..

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 Hexavest Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Elephas Investment Management Ltd, SG Americas Securities LLC, Key Square Capital Management LLC, HRT Financial LLC, Janney Capital Management LLC and Mackenzie Financial Corp.

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 $22.98.

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

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a market capitalization of $11.46 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:  121 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  117 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  238
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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