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FRAK
VanEck Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF

Fund Description

VanEck Vectors® Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (FRAK®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the MVIS® Global Unconventional Oil & Gas Index (MVFRAKTR), which is intended to track the overall performance of companies involved in the exploration, development, extraction, and/or production of unconventional oil and natural gas. Unconventional oil and gas includes coal bed methane, coal seam gas, shale oil, shale gas, tight natural gas, tight oil, tight sands, in situ oil sands, and enhanced oil recovery.

 
 

  • Fund Ticker

    FRAK
  • Exchange

    NYSE Arca
  • ETF Structure

    Physical
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Associates
  • Custodian

    State Street Bank and Trust Company
  • Index Ticker

    MVFRAKTR
  • Index Rebalancing

    Quarterly

 
as of 05/29/20

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    3.46%
  • Total Net Assets

    $9.0M
  • Number of Holdings

    35
  • Options

    Available
  • Gross Expense Ratio2

    0.96%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.54%
  • Distribution Frequency

    Annual

Key Points

  • One-Trade Access to the Unconventional Oil and Gas Industry
    An industry that has experienced rapid growth and transformative technology advancements

  • Pure Play with Global Scope
    Companies must derive at least 50% of total revenues from the unconventional oil and gas industry to be added to the Index

  • Convenient Customization 
    Customize overall commodity exposure with targeted allocation to unconventional oil and gas companies

Trading Information

  • Fund Ticker

    FRAK
  • Index Total Return Ticker

    MVFRAKTR
  • NAV

    FRAKNV
  • Intraday NAV (IIV)4

    FRAKIV
  • Shares Outstanding

    145,000
  • Estimated Cash

    FRAKEU
  • Total Cash

    FRAKTC
  • CUSIP

    92189H706
  • ISIN

    US92189H7061
Source: Bloomberg

Fees and Expenses2

  • Management Fee

    0.50%
  • Other Expenses

    0.46%
  • Gross Expense Ratio

    0.96%
  • Fee Waivers and
    Expense Reimbursement

    -0.42%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.54%
2Expenses for FRAK are capped contractually at 0.54% until May 1, 2021. Cap excludes acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, trading expenses, taxes and extraordinary expenses.

Prices as of 05/29/20

NAV/
Market Price
Volume
30-Day Avg./
Last Trading Day
Daily Change
NAV/
Last Price
YTD Change
NAV/
Last Price
Premium/
Discount
Prem/Discount
Distribution Charts
NAV &
Prem/Discount
History
30-Day
Median
Bid Ask
Spread
NAV
Chart
FRAK $62.15
$62.26
1,372
3,939
-$1.79 / -2.81%
$-1.94 / -3.03%
-44.51%
-44.26%
$0.11
0.18%
1.52%

Premium/Discount History as of 05/29/20

Calendar Year 2019 2Q 2019 3Q 2019 4Q 2019 1Q 2020 Premium/Discount Charts NAV & Prem/Discount History
Days closed at a premium 55 19 8 15 17
FRAK Days closed at NAV 40 7 8 17 6
Days closed at a discount 157 37 48 32 39

Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
02/14/12
FRAK (NAV) 57.27 -32.39 -42.38 -50.97 -24.34 -22.33 -- -14.29
FRAK (Share Price) 56.88 -32.16 -42.00 -50.74 -24.24 -22.30 -- -14.25
MVFRAKTR (Index) 57.42 -32.39 -42.38 -50.94 -24.18 -22.17 -- -14.14
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.15 0.00 0.00 -0.03 -0.16 -0.16 -- -0.15
1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
02/14/12
FRAK (NAV) -48.78 -63.36 -63.36 -67.23 -36.29 -27.24 -- -19.06
FRAK (Share Price) -47.92 -63.03 -63.03 -67.00 -36.18 -27.20 -- -19.00
MVFRAKTR (Index) -48.84 -63.40 -63.40 -67.25 -36.17 -27.11 -- -18.93
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) 0.06 0.04 0.04 0.02 -0.12 -0.13 -- -0.13

Top 10 Holdings (%) as of 04/30/20 Daily Holdings

Total Holdings: 35
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Holding Name
Ticker
Shares Market Value
(US$)
% of Net
Assets
CONOCOPHILLIPS
COP US
16,146
679,747 7.26
EOG RESOURCES INC
EOG US
13,528
642,715 6.87
OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORP
OXY US
36,198
600,887 6.42
PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES CO
PXD US
6,549
584,891 6.25
HESS CORP
HES US
10,746
522,685 5.59
CABOT OIL & GAS CORP
COG US
22,296
482,040 5.15
DIAMONDBACK ENERGY INC
FANG US
10,619
462,351 4.94
CONCHO RESOURCES INC
CXO US
7,093
402,315 4.30
DEVON ENERGY CORP
DVN US
31,872
397,444 4.25
MARATHON OIL CORP
MRO US
58,336
357,016 3.82
Top 10 Total (%) 54.85
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Country Weightings (%) as of 04/30/20

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • United States

    86.09
  • Canada

    13.74
  • Other/Cash

    0.17

Sector Weightings (%) as of 04/30/20

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

    85.7
  • Integrated Oil & Gas

    11.5
  • Gas Utilities

    2.6
  • Other/Cash

    0.2