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GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF

Stock Price: $36.66 USD 0.46 (1.26%)
Updated Apr 21, 2021 10:20 AM EDT - Market open
Assets $15.03B
NAV $36.20
Expense Ratio 0.52%
PE Ratio 20.75
Beta (5Y) 0.62
Dividend (ttm) $0.19
Dividend Yield 0.52%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 21, 2020
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 21
Last Price $36.66
Previous Close $36.20
Change ($) 0.46
Change (%) 1.26%
Day's Open 36.20
Day's Range 36.13 - 36.83
Day's Volume 5,105,664
52-Week Range 29.40 - 45.54

Fund Description

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 Class
Equity
Sector
Precious Metals
Region
Global
Inception Date
May 22, 2006
Exchange
NYSE ARCA
Ticker Symbol
GDX
Index Tracked
NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index

Top 10 Holdings

62.55% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
Newmont GoldcorpNEM15.16%
Barrick Gold CorpABX.TO11.53%
Franco-Nevada CorpFNV.TO7.81%
Wheaton Precious Metals CorpWPM.TO5.77%
Newcrest Mining LtdNCM.AX5.16%
Agnico Eagle Mines LtdAEM.TO4.40%
Northern Star Resources LtdNST.AX3.22%
Kirkland Lake Gold LtdKL.TO3.20%
Kinross Gold CorpK.TO3.16%
AngloGold AshantiAU3.13%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 21, 2020$0.1899Dec 28, 2020
Dec 23, 2019$0.196Dec 30, 2019
Dec 20, 2018$0.105Dec 27, 2018
Dec 18, 2017$0.176Dec 22, 2017
Dec 19, 2016$0.059Dec 23, 2016
Dec 21, 2015$0.116Dec 28, 2015
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The bouts of positive news signal renewed momentum for the yellow metal, attracting fresh buying from speculators.

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2 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

As a follow-up to our post last month about the gold ETF, we're taking a look at the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF NYSEARCA: GDX. The two funds often move in parallel.

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GDX is a fairly straightforward gold miner ETF which has a strong correlation with changes in gold. The short-term technical picture is somewhat bearish; however, medium- and long-term fundamentals are ...

3 months ago - Seeking Alpha

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Outlook for gold and silver prices

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4 months ago - GuruFocus

February Gold futures are reversing higher and this should support the Gold Miners ETF NYSEARCA: GDX for a “short-term” trade higher. As you can see in the Gold Miners (GDX) chart above, momentum reache...

4 months ago - See It Market

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4 months ago - Benzinga

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4 months ago - Seeking Alpha

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4 months ago - 24/7 Wall Street

Outlook for gold and silver prices

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4 months ago - GuruFocus

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