Ingalls & Snyder LLC Purchases 19,075 Shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

Ingalls & Snyder LLC boosted its position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) by 68.5% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 46,915 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 19,075 shares during the period. Ingalls & Snyder LLC’s holdings in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF were worth $1,374,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Selective Wealth Management Inc. bought a new position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF in the third quarter valued at about $26,000. Psagot Investment House Ltd. bought a new position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF in the third quarter valued at about $29,000. North Star Investment Management Corp. bought a new position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF in the third quarter valued at about $34,000. Corbenic Partners LLC bought a new position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF in the fourth quarter valued at about $38,000. Finally, Stonebridge Capital Advisors LLC bought a new position in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF in the second quarter valued at about $35,000.

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock opened at $28.79 on Thursday. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is $28.00 and its 200 day simple moving average is $27.72. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a 12-month low of $20.14 and a 12-month high of $30.96.

The company also recently declared an annual dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 30th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 24th were issued a $0.1905 dividend. This is a boost from VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF’s previous annual dividend of $0.11. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 23rd. This represents a yield of 0.4%.

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF Profile

The Fund seeks to match as closely as possible the price and yield performance of the AMEX Gold Miners Index. The Fund, utilizing a passive or indexing investment approach, attempts to approximate the investment performance of the Index by investing in a portfolio of stocks that generally replicate the Index.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

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