VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)

25.65 1.10%
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Pros

None for now.

Cons
3-year return below the benchmark
5-year return below the benchmark
10-year return below the benchmark
15-year return below the benchmark
High expense ratio

Pros

None that we could think of.

Cons

  1. GDX 3-year return is -2.36%, which is lower than the 3-year return of the benchmark index (MSCI ACWI NR USD), 6.34%.
  2. GDX 5-year return is -1.32%, which is lower than the 5-year return of the benchmark index (MSCI ACWI NR USD), 6.51%.
  3. GDX 10-year return is -4.06%, which is lower than the 10-year return of the benchmark index (MSCI ACWI NR USD), 8.76%.
  4. GDX 15-year return is -0.95%, which is lower than the 15-year return of the benchmark index (MSCI ACWI NR USD), 4.59%.
  5. GDX expense ratio is 0.51%, which is not negligible. Is the fund expensive to you, and does it align to your investment strategy?