Gold Miners ETF Overview

With 10 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Gold Miners ETFs gather total assets under management of $19.08B. The average expense ratio is 0.76%. Gold Miners ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Gold Miners ETF is the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF GDX with $11.56B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Gold Miners ETF was the NUGT at 179.16%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Gold Miners space was the Sprott Junior Gold Miners ETF SGDJ in 03/31/15.

Features and News

ETF Investors Rush To Precious Metals

Gold, silver, platinum and palladium are up 20% or more this year, fueling gains and interest in precious metals ETFs.

Daily ETF Watch

1st August ETF Closures Final

Three funds from ProShares have shut down.

ETF Report

ETFs’ Golden Children

Gold miner ETFs have had a volatile year, but have achieved mostly positive returns.

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Live Chat: 2019's ETF Surprises

Dave Nadig answers readers' ETF questions in real time. Here’s the transcript.

Features and News

Gold Hits 6 Year High, ETF Investors Yawn

Gold prices top $1,400 for the first time in years, boosting returns for 'GLD,' 'IAU' and others. But gold ETF demand flat.

Daily ETF Watch

ProShares Closing 3 ETFs

Two gold miner ETFs and a credit default swap ETF will be shutting in August.

ETF Report

VanEck Aims To Be Agile

As a midrange issuer, VanEck is finding success beyond the core asset classes.

Daily ETF Watch

ETF Week: Vanguard Cuts Fees On 21 ETFs

Plus, two volatility ETNs switch tickers and six ETFs close.

Daily ETF Watch

Volatility ETNs Change Tickers

Plus, two new biblical smart beta ETFs debut, while several VanEck and First Trust ETFs get a price shake-up.