Precious Metals ETF Overview

ETF.com Analysis

Forget Liquidity, ‘Capacity’ Is Real ETF Concern

The case of junior gold mining fund 'GDXJ' needing to change its index as it grows is not an isolated problem.

Features and News

VanEck Responds To New GDXJ Changes

Issuer of GDXJ says that had the rule changes gone into effect at the end of March, the weighted average market cap of the junior miners index would have increased by 70%.

Daily Hot Reads

Friday Hot Reads: We Already Had The Bear Market

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Weekly ETF Flows

Gold Fund 'GLD' Powers $3.2B Of Weekly Inflows

Investors loaded up on gold ahead of a key presidential vote in France. 

Features and News

Alternatives To Changing Gold Miner ETFs

GDXJ and JNUG are the largest and most liquid funds in the junior gold miner space, but there are a handful of competitors that may be attractive to investors.

Features and News

Leveraged Gold Miner ETF Breaks Down

A popular leveraged gold miner ETF suspended creations. Here's what it means for traders and investors.

Features and News

Popular Gold Miner ETF To Change Dramatically

Changes to the index for GDXJ mean the makeup of the ETF will look very different following the next rebalancing.

Daily Hot Reads

Wednesday Hot Reads: Assessing The Total Cost Of ETFs

Also, a look at whether smart beta is a threat to factor investing.

Features and News

How An ETF Gets Too Big For Its Index

The case of one popular gold miner ETF suggests it's possible for a fund to become too large to track its underlying index.