VanEck Vectors Russia ETF (RSX)

BATS: RSX · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
22.95 -1.92 (-7.72%)
Jan 18, 2022 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.61%
PE Ratio8.55
Shares Out50.35M
Dividend (ttm)$1.52
Dividend Yield6.64%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 20, 2021
1-Year Return-10.84%
Previous Close24.87
Day's Range22.76 - 23.32
52-Week Low22.76
52-Week High22.76
Inception DateApr 24, 2007

About RSX

The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities that comprise the fund's benchmark index. The index includes securities, which may include depositary receipts, of Russian companies. A company is generally considered to be a Russian company if it is incorporated in Russia or is incorporated outside of Russia but has at least 50% of its revenues/related assets in Russia. Such companies may include medium-capitalization companies. It is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorEmerging Markets
IssuerVan Eck Associates
Stock ExchangeBATS
Ticker SymbolRSX
Index TrackedMVIS Russia Index

Top 10 Holdings

59.68% of assets
Gazprom PJSC ADROGZD.L8.22%
PJSC LukoilLUKOY7.42%
Sberbank of RussiaSBRCY7.35%
Mining and Metallurgical Company NORILSK NICKEL PJSC ADRNILSY6.51%
Tatneft PJSC ADRATAD.L5.77%
Rosneft Oil Co DROJS1.5.51%
TCS Group Holding PLC DRTCS.L4.16%
Polymetal International PLCPOLY.L3.77%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 20, 2021$1.5232Dec 27, 2021
Dec 21, 2020$0.7988Dec 28, 2020
Dec 23, 2019$1.4162Dec 30, 2019
Dec 20, 2018$0.967Dec 27, 2018
Dec 18, 2017$0.913Dec 22, 2017
Dec 28, 2016$0.005Jan 4, 2017
Full Dividend History


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