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

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$20.31 -0.35 (-1.69 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.66
Today's Range$20.24 - $20.64
52-Week Range$17.28 - $24.86
Volume50.58 million shs
Average Volume41.08 million shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.52%
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$7.07 billion
Average Daily Volume$49.24 million
Discount/Premium-1.69%

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. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.105 per share on Thursday, December 27th. This represents a yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date 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 articles about GDX stock have trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF?

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 39,939,882 shares, an increase of 23.4% from the December 14th total of 32,378,428 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 71,799,862 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.6 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hexavest Inc. (3.01%), Cumberland Advisors Inc. (0.11%), Deane Retirement Strategies Inc. (0.04%), David R. Rahn & Associates Inc. (0.04%), Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.03%) and Menlo Advisors LLC (0.02%).

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 Pennsylvania Trust Co, E&G Advisors LP, Hollencrest Capital Management, Menlo Advisors LLC, Gradient Investments LLC and Legacy Capital Partners Inc..

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

GDX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Cumberland Advisors Inc., Deane Retirement Strategies Inc., Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, David R. Rahn & Associates Inc., Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC, Lowe Wealth Advisors LLC and Rockland 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 $20.31.


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

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  119 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  114 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  233
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 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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