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

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$20.12 -0.36 (-1.76 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.12
Today's Range$20.0750 - $20.3650
52-Week Range$17.28 - $24.86
Volume48.77 million shs
Average Volume41.33 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.87%
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$7.00 billion
Average Daily Volume$44.99 million
Discount/Premium-1.47%

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 declared an annual dividend on Monday, December 18th. Investors 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 is Monday, December 18th. This is a boost from VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's previous annual dividend of $0.06. View VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF's Dividend History.

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

Media headlines about GDX stock have trended very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a decrease in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 32,232,236 shares, a decrease of 25.6% from the November 15th total of 43,340,819 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 38,676,613 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Rafferty Asset Management LLC (6.47%), Morgan Stanley (5.35%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (5.05%), Elephas Investment Management Ltd (2.70%), Hexavest Inc. (2.08%) and MD Financial Management Inc. (0.76%).

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

GDX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Elephas Investment Management Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., United Services Automobile Association, Stevens Capital Management LP, ACG Wealth, CIBC World Markets Inc. and Putnam Investments LLC.

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

GDX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Morgan Stanley, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Hexavest Inc., HRT Financial LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank and Virtu Financial LLC.

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 $20.12.


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

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  115 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  111 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  226
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 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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