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Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF GDX

  • Fund description: The VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index (GDMNTR). The Index is intended to track the overall performance of companies involved in the gold mining industry.

    Index description: GDMNTR is a modified market capitalisation-weighted index, and provides exposure to publicly traded companies worldwide involved primarily in gold mining, representing a diversified blend of small-, mid- and large- capitalisation stocks. 

    Management style: Replication

  •  as at 16-Aug-17

    • Exchange

      ASX
    • ASX code

      GDX
    • Bloomberg index code

      GDMNTR
    • Index provider

      NYSE Arca
    • NAV1

      $29.21
    • Shares outstanding1

      324,002,500
    • Net assets1

      $9.5B
    • Number of holdings1

      50
    • NYSE commencement

      16-May-06
    • ASX commencement

      26-Jun-15

    1Calculated daily after the NYSE has closed for that day. The NAV is calculated based on the US dollar and then converted to Australian dollars based on the relevant London WM Reuters 4pm exchange rate. This information is generally not updated until around 9am next business day. 

     

  •  as at 16-Aug-17

  • View all indices » View all ETFs » Performance history (%)

    1 Mth3 Mths6 Mths1 Yr3 Yrs p.a.5 Yrs p.a.10 Yrs p.a.Inception p.a.
    Price return-0.46-4.19-8.95-28.780.86-6.81-4.78-5.15
    Income return0.000.000.000.210.600.690.620.58
    Total return-0.46-4.19-8.95-28.571.46-6.12-4.16-4.57
    Index (GDMNTR)-0.50-4.01-8.80-28.111.78-5.73-3.71-4.11
    1 Mth3 Mths6 Mths1 Yr3 Yrs p.a.5 Yrs p.a.10 Yrs p.a.Inception p.a.
    Price return-5.74-3.60-0.50-22.750.88-8.02-4.30-5.15
    Income return0.000.000.000.210.600.680.620.58
    Total return-5.74-3.60-0.50-22.541.48-7.34-3.68-4.57
    Index (GDMNTR)-5.73-3.51-0.60-22.091.87-6.95-3.22-4.10
  • Calendar year returns (%) as at 31-Dec-16

  • NAV & premium/discount history
    as at 31-Jul-17

  • Best & worst
    quarter returns (%)
    as at 30-Jun-17

    • Best quarter

      2Q'16+43.10%
    • Worst quarter

      2Q'13-26.33%

    Best & worst quarter returns are based on NAV, reflect the period since the Fund's inception, and are updated quarterly.