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MOTI
VanEck Vectors Morningstar International Moat ETF

Fund Description

VanEck Vectors Morningstar International Moat ETF (MOTI®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Morningstar® Global ex-US Moat Focus IndexSM (MGEUMFUN), which is intended to track the overall performance of attractively priced wide and narrow moat rated companies outside the U.S. with sustainable competitive advantages according to Morningstar's equity research team.

 
 

  • Fund Ticker

    MOTI
  • Exchange

    Cboe
  • ETF Structure

    Physical
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Associates
  • Custodian

    State Street Bank and Trust Company
  • Index Ticker

    MGEUMFUN
  • Index Reconstitution

    Semi-Annually, Staggered quarterly

 
as of 05/06/21

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    2.14%
  • Total Net Assets

    $69.0M
  • Number of Holdings

    75
  • Options

    Expected
  • Gross Expense Ratio2

    0.76%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.58%
  • Distribution Frequency

    Annual
Why Invest?
Click here to read the Recommended Insights - Blog: Moat Stock Selection Drowns Out Factors
Click here to read the Recommended Insights - Blog: Moat Stock Selection Drowns Out Factors

Morningstar™ Ratings3
as of 03/31/2021

Category Overall 3 Year 5 Year
Foreign Large Blend
3 stars of 654 funds
2 stars of 654 funds
3 stars of 563 funds

Key Points

  • Moat Companies
    A focus on international companies Morningstar believes possess sustainable competitive advantages, or “moats”

  • Focus on Valuations
    Index targets companies trading at attractive prices relative to Morningstar’s estimate of fair value

  • Morningstar’s Equity Research
    Index fueled by Morningstar’s forward-looking, rigorous equity research process driven by over 100 analysts globally

Trading Information

  • Fund Ticker

    MOTI
  • Index Total Return Ticker

    MGEUMFUN
  • NAV

    MOTINV
  • Intraday NAV (IIV)4

    MOTIIV
  • Shares Outstanding

    1,900,000
  • Estimated Cash

    MOTIEU
  • Total Cash

    MOTITC
  • CUSIP

    92189F593
  • ISIN

    US92189F5935
Source: Bloomberg

Fees and Expenses2

  • Management Fee

    0.50%
  • Other Expenses

    0.26%
  • Gross Expense Ratio

    0.76%
  • Fee Waivers and
    Expense Reimbursement

    -0.18%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.58%
2Expenses for MOTI are capped contractually at 0.56% until February 1, 2022. Cap excludes acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, trading expenses, taxes and extraordinary expenses.

Investment Professionals

  • Portfolio Manager and Head of Equity ETFs
  • Oversees the Equity ETF Investment Management Team including development and management of index replication and optimization strategies
  • Joined VanEck in 2005
  • CFA charterholder; member of the CFA Society New York
  • BA, Mathematics and Economics, New York University
  • Portfolio Manager and Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2007
  • Prior to his current role, held a portfolio administration position at VanEck
  • Previously, Portfolio Analyst at Evaluation Associates
  • BS, Business Administration (concentration in Financial Analysis), State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2018
  • Prior to joining VanEck, ETF Basket Operations Analyst at JPMorgan
  • BS, Finance, Providence College
  • Analyst for Equity ETFs
  • Joined VanEck in 2019
  • Prior to VanEck, Intermediate Representative, Exchange Traded Funds at BNY Mellon.
  • BS, Accounting, Hunter College

Prices as of 05/06/21

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
MOTI $36.33
$36.39
5,562
5,162
$0.18 / +0.50%
$0.15 / +0.42%
+8.17%
+8.13%
$0.05
0.14%
0.36%

Premium/Discount History as of 05/06/21

Calendar Year 2020 2Q 2020 3Q 2020 4Q 2020 1Q 2021 Premium/Discount Charts NAV & Prem/Discount History
Days closed at a premium 110 16 22 40 57
MOTI Days closed at NAV 7 0 3 3 0
Days closed at a discount 136 47 39 21 4


Performance History: Average Annual Total Returns* (%)

1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
07/13/15
MOTI (NAV) 2.04 5.99 5.99 49.37 4.73 8.83 -- 6.15
MOTI (Share Price) 2.40 6.36 6.36 48.58 4.81 8.95 -- 6.24
MGEUMFUN (Index) 2.06 5.84 5.84 47.98 5.29 9.34 -- 6.77
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.02 0.15 0.15 1.39 -0.56 -0.51 -- -0.62
MSCI ACWI ex USA Index 1.26 3.49 3.49 49.41 6.51 9.76 -- 6.56
S&P 500 Index 4.38 6.17 6.17 56.35 16.78 16.29 13.91 14.04
1 MO 3 MO YTD 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR LIFE
07/13/15
MOTI (NAV) 2.04 5.99 5.99 49.37 4.73 8.83 -- 6.15
MOTI (Share Price) 2.40 6.36 6.36 48.58 4.81 8.95 -- 6.24
MGEUMFUN (Index) 2.06 5.84 5.84 47.98 5.29 9.34 -- 6.77
Performance Differential (NAV - Index) -0.02 0.15 0.15 1.39 -0.56 -0.51 -- -0.62
MSCI ACWI ex USA Index 1.26 3.49 3.49 49.41 6.51 9.76 -- 6.56
S&P 500 Index 4.38 6.17 6.17 56.35 16.78 16.29 13.91 14.04

Top 10 Holdings (%) as of 03/31/21 Daily Holdings

Total Holdings: 76
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Holding Name
Ticker
Shares Market Value
(US$)
% of Net
Assets
BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AG
BMW GR
14,109
1,467,429 2.17
SK TELECOM CO LTD
017670 KS
5,984
1,459,158 2.16
TELSTRA CORP LTD
TLS AU
560,598
1,455,599 2.15
MGM CHINA HOLDINGS LTD
2282 HK
814,800
1,448,739 2.14
IMPERIAL BRANDS PLC
IMB LN
69,767
1,431,429 2.12
CHINA GAS HOLDINGS LTD
384 HK
346,200
1,421,322 2.10
LINK ADMINISTRATION HOLDINGS LTD
LNK AU
352,378
1,383,704 2.05
SJM HOLDINGS LTD
880 HK
1,045,000
1,371,277 2.03
SUN HUNG KAI PROPERTIES LTD
16 HK
90,500
1,370,276 2.03
DANSKE BANK A/S
DANSKE DC
71,824
1,346,889 1.99
Top 10 Total (%) 20.94
These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security. Securities and holdings may vary.

Country Weightings (%) as of 03/31/21

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • China

    24.74
  • United Kingdom

    10.97
  • Australia

    10.78
  • Japan

    9.32
  • Germany

    7.08
  • Switzerland

    6.57
  • France

    6.12
  • Singapore

    4.28
  • Sweden

    3.69
  • United States

    3.16
  • Canada

    2.52
  • South Korea

    2.16
  • Netherlands

    2.04
  • Taiwan

    2.02
  • Denmark

    1.99
  • Belgium

    1.00
  • Spain

    0.94
  • Mexico

    0.84
  • Other/Cash

    -0.20

Sector Weightings (%) as of 03/31/21

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Consumer Discretionary

    20.7
  • Financials

    19.6
  • Communication Services

    13.8
  • Consumer Staples

    10.5
  • Health Care

    9.6
  • Industrials

    7.2
  • Real Estate

    7.1
  • Information Technology

    5.1
  • Materials

    2.8
  • Utilities

    2.1
  • Energy

    1.5
  • n/a

    0.1
  • Other/Cash

    -0.2