Legacy Capital Partners Inc. Purchases 930 Shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

Legacy Capital Partners Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) by 5.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 17,995 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after acquiring an additional 930 shares during the period. Legacy Capital Partners Inc.’s holdings in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF were worth $660,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Yong Rong HK Asset Management Ltd acquired a new stake in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF during the 1st quarter worth about $1,000,000. Hexavest Inc. grew its position in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 12.3% during the 1st quarter. Hexavest Inc. now owns 14,925,815 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $343,891,000 after purchasing an additional 1,634,609 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 204.7% during the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 14,358,675 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $330,824,000 after acquiring an additional 9,645,959 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley lifted its stake in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 29.8% in the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 11,653,212 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $268,490,000 after purchasing an additional 2,672,312 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Alaska Permanent Fund Corp bought a new position in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF during the first quarter valued at about $133,266,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:GDX traded up $1.11 during trading on Tuesday, reaching $37.95. 16,617,421 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 52,077,961. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $34.51 and a two-hundred day moving average of $30.11. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a 52-week low of $16.18 and a 52-week high of $37.49.

About VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF

The Fund seeks to match as closely as possible the price and yield performance of the AMEX Gold Miners Index. The Fund, utilizing a passive or indexing investment approach, attempts to approximate the investment performance of the Index by investing in a portfolio of stocks that generally replicate the Index.

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