VanEck Morningstar ESG Moat ETF (MOTE)

BATS: MOTE · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.02 (-0.10%)
Sep 29, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $6.28M
Expense Ratio 0.49%
PE Ratio 23.62
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $0.21
Dividend Yield 0.93%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 19, 2022
Payout Ratio 21.92%
1-Year Return +13.93%
Volume 816
Open 23.05
Previous Close 23.11
Day's Range 23.05 - 23.11
52-Week Low 19.64
52-Week High 25.41
Beta n/a
Holdings 65
Inception Date Oct 5, 2021

About MOTE

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The VanEck Morningstar ESG Moat ETF (MOTE) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in total market equity. The fund tracks an equal-weighted index of US stocks perceived to have high fair value, sustainable competitive advantage, positive momentum, and excellent ESG ratings. MOTE was launched on Oct 5, 2021 and is issued by VanEck.

Asset Class Equity
Category Large Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange BATS
Ticker Symbol MOTE
ETF Provider VanEck
Index Tracked Morningstar US Sustainability Moat Focus Index

Top 10 Holdings

25.92% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Comcast Corporation CMCSA 2.94%
CME Group Inc. CME 2.83%
Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO 2.73%
Autodesk, Inc. ADSK 2.65%
Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. ICE 2.62%
Constellation Brands, Inc. STZ 2.61%
Rockwell Automation, Inc. ROK 2.54%
Allegion plc ALLE 2.35%
BlackRock, Inc. BLK 2.33%
Polaris Inc. PII 2.31%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
2022-12-19 $0.2143 2022-12-23
2021-12-20 $0.0507 2021-12-27
Full Dividend History


VanEck Announces Yearend Distributions for VanEck Equity ETFs

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VanEck announced today the following 2022 annual distributions per share for its VanEck® equity exchange-traded funds.

10 months ago - Business Wire

ESG & Wide Moats Could Be Potent Combination

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Big Opportunity Beckons With Smaller Moat Stocks

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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Other symbols: MOATMOTI
1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Discounts Available With Wide Moat Traits

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Good Deals Available on ESG Wide Moat Stocks

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

MOTE Marries Moats, ESG Credentials

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Other symbols: MOAT
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Some Deals to Be Had on Wide Moat ESG Stocks

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Moats/ESG ETF Could Be in Right Place at Right Time

The VanEck Morningstar ESG Moat ETF (CBOE:MOTE) is just over two months old, but it's not a stretch to say that this is a credible, compelling addition to the burgeoning landscape of environmental, so...

Other symbols: MOAT
1 year ago - ETF Trends

MOTE Marvelous Combination of ESG, Wide Moats

The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT) is the most venerable name among exchange trade funds focusing on companies with deep competitive moats. With that in mind, investors looking to mar...

Other symbols: MOAT
2 years ago - ETF Trends

VanEck Continues to Enhance Its Lineup of Sustainability-Focused Offerings With the Launch of the VanEck Morningstar ESG MOAT ETF (MOTE)

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VanEck is today launching MOTE, the latest addition to the firm's family of moat-focused strategies and sustainability-focused investment solutions.

2 years ago - Business Wire