GLDX Gold Explorers ETF

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  • Commodity Producers Equities
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GLDX - Profile

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Investment Themes

Alternative ETFs in the Commodity Producers Equities Category

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Type Ticker Expense Ratio Assets Avg. Daily Vol YTD Return
Cheapest
Largest (AUM)
Most Liquid (Volume)
Top YTD Performer

Description

The Solactive Global Gold Explorers Total Return Index tracks the price movements in shares of companies which are active in the gold mining industry as an explorer.

Realtime Rating

GLDX - Realtime Rating

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Realtime Rating Summary

GLDX is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate Solactive Global Gold Explorers Index. The Solactive Global Gold Explorers Total Return Index tracks the price movements in shares of companies which are active in the gold mining industry as an explorer.

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for GLDX on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Commodity Producers Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.

GLDX Overall Realtime Rating:

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B+ n/a
Expenses B n/a
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

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GLDX In-Depth Analysis

The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for GLDX and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.

Holdings

GLDX - Holdings

Filings Data as of: Aug 04, 2015
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Concentration Analysis

This section compares how balanced and deep GLDX is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.

Number of Holdings
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 25
Category Low
Category High
% Assets in Top 10
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 63.91%
Category Low
Category High

GLDX Asset Allocation

Asset Percentage
U.S. Stocks 0.0%
International Stocks 99.71%
U.S. Bonds 0.0%
International Bonds 0.0%
Preferred Stock 0.0%
Convertibles 0.0%
Cash 0.29%
Other 0.0%

GLDX Sector Breakdown

Sector Percentage
Basic Materials 99.71%
Financial Services 0.0%
Communication Services 0.0%
Consumer Defensive 0.0%
Real Estate 0.0%
Industrials 0.0%
Consumer Cyclical 0.0%
Technology 0.0%
Energy 0.0%
Health Care 0.0%
Utilities 0.0%

GLDX Market Cap Breakdown

Market Cap Percentage
Giant 0.0%
Large 0.0%
Medium 0.0%
Small 39.58%
Micro 60.12%

GLDX Region Breakdown

Region Percentage
Canada 95.0%
Australia 4.71%
Middle East 0.0%
Japan 0.0%
Asia (Developed) 0.0%
Africa 0.0%
Europe 0.0%
Latin America 0.0%
Asia (Emerging) 0.0%
U.S. 0.0%

GLDX Market Tier Breakdown

Region Percentage
Developed 99.71%
Emerging 0.0%

GLDX Country Breakdown

Country Percentage
Canada 95.0%
Australia 4.71%
Other 0.29%
Expense

GLDX - Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of GLDX to peers in the same ETFdb Category.

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Expenses Ratio Analysis

Expense Ratio
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 0.65%
Category Low
Category High

Commission Free Trading in GLDX

GLDX is currently available for commission free trading on the following platforms: (Interactive Brokers, E*TRADE)

Category Commission Free Trading

There are 16 other ETFs in the Commodity Producers Equities ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:

Performance

GLDX - Performance

This section shows how GLDX has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.

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1 Week Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 2.21%
Category Low
Category High
4 Week Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 6.41%
Category Low
Category High
13 Week Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX -17.99%
Category Low
Category High
26 Week Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX -18.67%
Category Low
Category High
Year to Date Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX -14.15%
Category Low
Category High
1 Year Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX -43.45%
Category Low
Category High
3 Year Return
GLDX Rank:
GLDX -71.74%
Category Low
Category High
5 Year Return
GLDX Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High
Charts

GLDX - Charts

The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.

The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of GLDX relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.

Valuation

GLDX - Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of GLDX compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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P/E Ratio
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 95.7
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 31, 2015

Dividend

GLDX - Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of GLDX compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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Annual Dividend Yield
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 0.16%
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 31, 2015

Technicals

GLDX - Technicals

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GLDX Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of GLDX compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

5 Day Volatility
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 252.27%
Category Low
Category High
20 Day Volatility
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 55.58%
Category Low
Category High
50 Day Volatility
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 48.39%
Category Low
Category High
200 Day Volatility
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 38.50%
Category Low
Category High
Beta
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 2.62
Category Low
Category High
Standard Deviation
GLDX Rank:
GLDX 1.34%
Category Low
Category High

GLDX Technicals

  • 20 Day MA: $8.86
  • 60 Day MA: $9.39
  • MACD 15 Period: -0.21
  • MACD 100 Period: -1.16
  • Williams % Range 10 Day: 55.31
  • Williams % Range 20 Day: 55.31
  • RSI 10 Day: 49
  • RSI 20 Day: 47
  • RSI 30 Day: 46
  • Ultimate Oscillator: 44

GLDX Bollinger Bands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $7.93
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $9.80
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $7.91
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $9.82
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $7.74
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $9.63

GLDX Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1: $8.63
  • Support Level 2: $8.47
  • Resistance Level 1: $8.88
  • Resistance Level 2: $8.97

GLDX Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 73.13
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 55.08
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 54.39
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 39.83
Fact Sheet

GLDX - Fact Sheet

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