GLDX - Gold Explorers ETF

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.

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GLDX - Profile


Summary Data for GLDX

52 Week Lo: $10.29 52 Week Hi: $19.09
AUM: $44.1 M Shares: 3.1 M
Avg. Volume (1 month) 124,022 Avg. Volume (3 month) 96,167
Filings Data as of:

GLDX - Holdings

Top Ten Holdings

  1. ATAC Resources Ltd. ATADF: 7.43%
  2. Novagold Resources, Inc. NG: 6.46%
  3. Papillon Resources Ltd. PIR: 6.20%
  4. Asanko Gold Inc AKG: 5.72%
  5. International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. THM: 5.66%
  6. Kaminak Gold Corporation KMKGF: 5.37%
  7. Paramount Gold and Silver Corporation PZG: 5.11%
  8. Pretium Resources, Inc. PVG: 4.98%
  9. Continental Gold Ltd. CGOOF: 4.97%
  10. Newstrike Capital Inc. NES: 4.94%
%Assets in Top 10: 56.85%
Total Holdings: 24.0

GLDX Asset Allocation


Asset Percentage
U.S. Stocks 5.11%
International Stocks 94.87%
U.S. Bonds 0.0%
International Bonds 0.0%
Preferred Stock 0.0%
Convertibles 0.0%
Cash 0.02%
Other 0.0%

GLDX Sector Breakdown


Sector Percentage
Basic Materials 99.98%
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 0.26%
Small 40.62%
Micro 59.1%

GLDX Region Breakdown


Region Percentage
Canada 84.57%
Australia 10.04%
U.S. 5.11%
Latin America 0.26%
Middle East 0.0%
Africa 0.0%
Europe 0.0%
Japan 0.0%
Asia (Developed) 0.0%
Asia (Emerging) 0.0%
Region Percentage
Developed 99.72%
Emerging 0.26%

GLDX Country Breakdown


Country Percentage
Canada 84.57%
Australia 10.04%
United States 5.11%
Nicaragua 0.26%
Other 0.02%
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GLDX - Fact Sheet

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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.

GLDX - Fundamentals

GLDX Performance

1 Week Return: -7.34%
2 Week Return: -1.17%
4 Week Return: -20.20%
13 Week Return: 9.22%
26 Week Return: 13.82%
YTD Return: 22.82%
1 Year Return: -15.35%
3 Year Return: -80.51%
5 Year Return: n/a

GLDX Expenses & Fees

GLDX Valuation

P/E Ratio: n/a
Beta: 3.65
20 Day Moving Average: $14.45
60 Day Moving Average: $14.77

GLDX Dividend

Annual Dividend Rate: n/a
Dividend Date: 2012-12-27
Dividend: $0.36
Annual Dividend Yield %: 3.08%

GLDX Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 287.41%
20 Day Volatility: 46.24%
50 Day Volatility: 49.99%
200 Day Volatility: 47.33%
Standard Deviation: 1.91%

GLDX - Technicals

GLDX Technicals

20 Day MA: $14.45
60 Day MA: $14.77
MACD 15 Period: -0.62
MACD 100 Period: 0.15
Williams % Range 10 Day: 87.97
Williams % Range 20 Day: 94.69
RSI 10 Day: 32
RSI 20 Day: 41
RSI 30 Day: 45
Ultimate Oscillator: 40

GLDX Bollinger Bands

Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $13.61
Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $14.82
Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $13.06
Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $15.89
Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $12.87
Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $17.43

GLDX Support & Resistance

Support Level 1: $13.32
Support Level 2: $13.14
Resistance Level 1: $13.69
Resistance Level 2: $13.88

GLDX Stochastic

Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 34.02
Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 25.53
Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 38.62
Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 40.26

GLDX Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 287.41%
20 Day Volatility: 46.24%
50 Day Volatility: 49.99%
200 Day Volatility: 47.33%
Standard Deviation: 1.91%

GLDX - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report

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.

ETFdb Category Expense Ratio Inception Date Issuer Structure YTD Return *
Commodity Producers Equities 0.65 2010-11-04 Global X ETF +22.82%

GLDX Realtime Rating: By Metric

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B+
Expenses B
Performance ETFdb Pro Members Only
Volatility ETFdb Pro Members Only
Dividend ETFdb Pro Members Only
Concentration ETFdb Pro Members Only

The first adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for GLDX on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, and concentration of holdings. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Commodity Producers Equities ETFdb Category with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field.

GLDX Realtime Rating: Overall

ETFdb Rating Type Overall Rating A+ Overall Rated ETF
Realtime Rating (Overall) ETFdb Pro Members Only ETFdb Pro Members Only

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ETFdb Analyst Report for GLDX

This ETF offers investors exposure to companies that are engaged in a search for fresh gold deposits. The fund can be thought of as the 'venture capital of gold' focusing on small, unproven companies that could potentially strike it rich with a little luck. As a result, GLDX should be thought of ...

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