GDX

VanEck
Gold Miners ETF

As of January 31, 2024

Fund Details

Fund Ticker GDX
Intraday NAV (IIV) GMI
Index Ticker GDMNTR
Total Net Assets ($M) 11,611.70
Options Available
Exchange NYSE Arca
Inception Date 05/16/06

Fund Data

Number of Holdings 57
Currency USD
Price/Earnings Ratio* 21.74
Price/Book Ratio* 1.50
Weighted Avg. Market Cap ($M) $15,189
30-Day SEC Yield * 1.54%
NAV: 52 Week High/Low $35.83/$25.91
*30-Day SEC Yield is based on the most recent 30-day period and reflects the investment income earned after deducting a fund’s expenses for the period. This yield does not necessarily reflect the yield that an investor will receive. Distributions may vary from time to time. A weighted harmonic average is used to calculate this metric. Price/Book Ratio is the price of a security divided by the book value per share of the security. Price/Earnings Ratio is the price of a security divided by the last twelve months earnings per share of the security. 

Fees and Expenses

Management Fee 0.50%
Other Expenses 0.01%
Gross Expense Ratio 0.51%
Fee Waivers and
Expense Reimbursement
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Net Expense Ratio 0.51%

Expenses for GDX are capped contractually at 0.53% until May 1, 2024. Cap excludes acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, trading expenses, taxes and extraordinary expenses.

Fund Description

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

Top 10 Holdings

Holding Name
Ticker
% of Net Assets
Newmont Corp
NEM US
13.15
Barrick Gold Corp
GOLD US
9.06
Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd
AEM US
8.04
Wheaton Precious Metals Corp
WPM US
7.02
Franco-Nevada Corp
FNV US
6.88
Gold Fields Ltd
GFI US
4.94
Northern Star Resources Ltd
NST AU
4.52
Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd
2899 HK
3.88
Royal Gold Inc
RGLD US
3.42
Anglogold Ashanti Plc
AU US
3.37
Top 10 Total 64.27
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

Performance History:

Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

Month End as of 01/31/24 1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
05/16/06
GDX (NAV) -9.90 1.41 -9.90 -10.91 -5.15 5.64 2.77 -1.16
GDX (Share Price) -9.90 1.33 -9.90 -11.36 -5.26 5.52 2.69 -1.18
GDMNTR (Index) -9.83 1.52 -9.83 -10.47 -4.95 6.01 3.11 -0.74
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.07 -0.11 -0.07 -0.44 -0.20 -0.37 -0.34 -0.42
Quarter End as of 12/31/23 1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
05/16/06
GDX (NAV) 1.11 17.41 10.22 10.22 -3.15 9.44 4.89 -0.58
GDX (Share Price) 0.58 17.06 9.91 9.91 -3.30 9.34 4.86 -0.60
GDMNTR (Index) 1.17 17.28 10.60 10.60 -2.89 9.80 5.25 -0.15
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.06 0.13 -0.38 -0.38 -0.26 -0.36 -0.36 -0.43

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The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Performance may be lower or higher than performance data quoted. Please call 800.826.2333 or visit vaneck.com for performance current to the most recent month ended.

The "Net Asset Value" (NAV) of a Fund is determined at the close of each business day, and represents the dollar value of one share of the fund; it is calculated by taking the total assets of the fund, subtracting total liabilities, and dividing by the total number of shares outstanding. The NAV is not necessarily the same as the ETF 's intraday trading value. Investors should not expect to buy or sell shares at NAV.

GDX

VanEck
Gold Miners ETF

As of January 31, 2024

Top 10 Countries

Country % of Net Assets
Canada 40.96
United States 18.11
Australia 11.94
South Africa 10.36
Brazil 7.02
China 4.98
United Kingdom 1.95
Peru 1.75
Turkey 1.13
Egypt 0.65
Top 10 Total 98.86

Sector Weightings

Sector % of Net Assets
Materials 99.9
Other/Cash 0.1

Index returns are not Fund returns and do not reflect any management fees or brokerage expenses. Certain indices may take into account withholding taxes. Investors can not invest directly in the Index. Index returns assume that dividends have been reinvested.

An investment in the Fund may be subject to risks which include, but are not limited to, risks related to investments in gold and silver mining companies, special risk considerations of investing in Australian and Canadian issuers, foreign securities, emerging market issuers, foreign currency, depositary receipts, small- and medium-capitalization companies, equity securities, market, operational, index tracking, authorized participant concentration, no guarantee of active trading market, trading issues, passive management, fund shares trading, premium/discount risk and liquidity of fund shares, non-diversified and index-related concentration risks, all of which may adversely affect the Fund. Emerging market issuers and foreign securities may be subject to securities markets, political and economic, investment and repatriation restrictions, different rules and regulations, less publicly available financial information, foreign currency and exchange rates, operational and settlement, and corporate and securities laws risks. Small- and medium-capitalization companies may be subject to elevated risks.

NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index is a service mark of ICE Data Indices, LLC or its affiliates (“ICE Data”) and has been licensed for use by VanEck ETF Trust (the “Trust”) in connection with VanEck Gold Miners ETF (the “Fund”). Neither the Trust nor the Fund is sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by ICE Data. ICE Data makes no representations or warranties regarding the Trust or the Fund or the ability of the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index to track general stock market performance.

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