What stocks are held in GDX?

What stocks are held in GDX?

GDX Top 10 Holdings[View All]

  • Barrick Gold Corporation 10.57%
  • Franco-Nevada Corporation 8.10%
  • Wheaton Precious Metals Corp 5.83%
  • Newcrest Mining Limited 4.71%
  • Agnico Eagle Mines Limited 4.12%
  • Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd.
  • Northern Star Resources Ltd 3.09%

Does GDX track gold?

The ETF tracks the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index. Investors should keep in mind that the ETF’s value won’t necessarily rise because of a rise in gold prices.

What is the difference between GLD and GDX?

To diversify a portfolio, GLD provides investment in a different asset than stocks and bonds, while GDX sits in the stocks camp as well as reflecting the value of gold.

What is in the GDX ETF?

The GDX provides exposure to 51 gold and silver miners. Its top-10 holdings are Newmont Corporation (NYSE:NEM), Barrick Gold (NYSE:GOLD), Franco Nevada Corp. (NYSE:FNV), Newcrest Mining (OTCMKTS:NCMGY), Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. The ETF’s top-10 holdings are Northern Star Resources, Pan American Silver Corp.

How do I buy GDX stock?

Shares of GDX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

Which Gold ETF is best?

Top 10 gold ETFs in India in 2016

  • Goldman Sachs Gold BEes. The best Gold Exchange Traded Fund in India according to AUM figures is the Goldman Sachs Gold BEes.
  • R*Shares (Reliance) Gold ETF.
  • SBI Gold ETF.
  • HDFC Gold ETF.
  • UTI Gold ETF.
  • Axis Gold ETF.
  • ICICI Prudential Gold ETF.
  • IDBI Gold ETF.

Which gold ETF is best?

Is GLD as good as gold?

Investors could use GLD to speculate on the price of gold. It is much easier to buy and sell shares of the ETF than to buy and trade physical gold. Shares of GLD are much more accessible for most investors vs. holding gold futures contracts.

Does GLD pay dividend?

GLD does not currently pay a dividend.