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VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

NYSEARCA: GDX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
32.99 0.26 (0.79%)
Oct 22, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.51%
PE Ratio16.68
Shares Out418.85M
Dividend (ttm)$0.19
Dividend Yield0.58%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 21, 2020
1-Year Return
Previous Close32.73
Day's Range32.82 - 33.95
52-Week Low28.83
52-Week High41.59
Inception DateMay 22, 2006

About GDX

The investment seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the NYSE® Arca Gold Miners Index. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in common stocks and depositary receipts of companies involved in the gold mining industry. The index is a modified market-capitalization weighted index primarily comprised of publicly traded companies involved in the mining for gold and silver. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorPrecious Metals
IssuerVan Eck Associates
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolGDX
Index TrackedNYSE Arca Gold Miners Index

Top 10 Holdings

61.29% of assets
Newmont GoldcorpNEM13.81%
Barrick Gold CorpABX.TO10.44%
Franco-Nevada CorpFNV.TO8.13%
Wheaton Precious Metals CorpWPM.TO5.61%
Newcrest Mining LtdNCM.AX5.11%
Agnico Eagle Mines LtdAEM.TO4.50%
Kirkland Lake Gold LtdKL.TO4.44%
Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd Class HN/A3.15%
Gold Fields Ltd ADREDG.3.07%
Northern Star Resources LtdNST.AX3.04%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 21, 2020$0.1899Dec 28, 2020
Dec 23, 2019$0.1905Dec 30, 2019
Dec 20, 2018$0.105Dec 27, 2018
Dec 18, 2017$0.176Dec 22, 2017
Dec 19, 2016$0.055Dec 23, 2016
Dec 21, 2015$0.116Dec 28, 2015
Full Dividend History


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Other symbols:GLDIAU
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Other symbols:GLD
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