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Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Emerging Markets Equity ETF (GEM)

NYSEARCA: GEM · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
35.85 -1.01 (-2.74%)
Nov 26, 2021 1:00 PM EST - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.45%
PE Ratio16.02
Shares Out36.35M
Dividend (ttm)$1.13
Dividend Yield3.06%
Ex-Dividend DateSep 24, 2021
1-Year Return-1.73%
Previous Close36.86
Day's Range35.61 - 36.00
52-Week Low35.63
52-Week High35.63
Inception DateSep 29, 2015

About GEM

The investment seeks to provide investment results that closely correspond, before fees and expenses, to the performance of the Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta® Emerging Markets Equity Index. The index is designed to deliver exposure to equity securities of emerging market issuers. The fund invests at least 80% of its assets (exclusive of collateral held from securities lending) in securities included in its underlying index, in depositary receipts representing securities included in its underlying index and in underlying stocks in respect of depositary receipts included in its underlying index.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorEmerging Markets
IssuerGoldman Sachs
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolGEM
Index TrackedGoldman Sachs ActiveBeta Emerging Markets Equity Index

Top 10 Holdings

21.20% of assets
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd2330.TW6.12%
Tencent Holdings Ltd700.HK3.70%
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd005930.KS3.53%
Alibaba Group Holding LtdN/A2.52%
Infosys LtdINFY.NS1.03%
MediaTek Inc2454.TW0.77%
Samsung Electronics Co LtdN/A0.75%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Sep 24, 2021$0.700Sep 30, 2021
Jun 24, 2021$0.21044Jun 30, 2021
Dec 24, 2020$0.22449Dec 31, 2020
Sep 24, 2020$0.2596Sep 30, 2020
Jun 24, 2020$0.137Jun 30, 2020
Dec 24, 2019$0.34988Dec 31, 2019
Full Dividend History


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