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    CNBC: Game On for Video Gaming Stocks

    VanEck
    June 03, 2020
     

    Video gaming stocks are having a great year so far. CNBC’s Trading Nation takes a closer look at the current investment opportunity in video gaming and esports, longer-term catalysts and how investors can gain exposure to the space through the VanEck Video Gaming and eSports ETF (ESPO). ESPO—which seeks to track the MVIS®  Global Video Gaming and eSports Index—provides investors access to a diversified basket of video gaming and esports stocks.

    Watch the full segment here: CNBC Trading Nation - This stock is the best opportunity among video game plays right now, traders say.

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