VanEck BDC Income ETF (BIZD)

NYSEARCA: BIZD · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
16.37
-0.03 (-0.18%)
Feb 26, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
-0.18%
Assets $898.96M
Expense Ratio 11.17%
PE Ratio 17.95
Shares Out 56.75M
Dividend (ttm) $1.76
Dividend Yield 10.74%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 27, 2023
Payout Ratio 192.84%
1-Year Return +4.53%
Volume 624,322
Open 16.40
Previous Close 16.40
Day's Range 16.33 - 16.43
52-Week Low 13.54
52-Week High 16.62
Beta 0.80
Holdings 26
Inception Date Feb 12, 2013

About BIZD

Fund Home Page

The VanEck BDC Income ETF (BIZD) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in financials equity. The fund tracks a market cap-weighted index of US BDC companies whose principal business is to invest in, lend capital to, or provide services to privately held companies. BIZD was launched on Feb 12, 2013 and is issued by VanEck.

Asset Class Equity
Category Financial
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol BIZD
ETF Provider VanEck
Index Tracked MarketVector US Business Development Companies Liquid Index

Top 10 Holdings

75.29% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Ares Capital Corporation ARCC 19.66%
FS KKR Capital Corp. FSK 12.37%
Blue Owl Capital Corporation OBDC 12.17%
Hercules Capital, Inc. HTGC 5.27%
Main Street Capital Corporation MAIN 4.69%
Blackstone Secured Lending Fund BXSL 4.66%
Golub Capital BDC, Inc. GBDC 4.65%
Prospect Capital Corporation PSEC 4.25%
Sixth Street Specialty Lending, Inc. TSLX 4.13%
Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. GSBD 3.41%
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Dividends

Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 27, 2023 $0.4679 Dec 29, 2023
Oct 2, 2023 $0.4365 Oct 6, 2023
Jul 3, 2023 $0.4193 Jul 7, 2023
Apr 3, 2023 $0.435 Apr 10, 2023
Dec 28, 2022 $0.4227 Dec 30, 2022
Oct 3, 2022 $0.4097 Oct 7, 2022
Full Dividend History

News

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