Renaissance Technologies LLC Sells 93,500 Shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)


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Renaissance Technologies LLC lessened its stake in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) by 83.5% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 18,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 93,500 shares during the quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC’s holdings in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF were worth $666,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in GDX. Bessemer Group Inc. increased its stake in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 51,515.5% during the 4th quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 2,800,656 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $100,880,000 after purchasing an additional 2,795,230 shares in the last quarter. Voloridge Investment Management LLC raised its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 10,728.7% in the 3rd quarter. Voloridge Investment Management LLC now owns 1,198,089 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $46,917,000 after purchasing an additional 1,187,025 shares during the period. Alaska Permanent Fund Corp increased its holdings in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 29.6% during the 4th quarter. Alaska Permanent Fund Corp now owns 5,169,893 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $186,219,000 after acquiring an additional 1,182,099 shares during the last quarter. Windmill Hill Asset Management Ltd acquired a new stake in VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF during the 4th quarter valued at $30,422,000. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC raised its position in shares of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF by 30.5% in the fourth quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 3,535,548 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $127,350,000 after purchasing an additional 826,989 shares during the period.

VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF stock opened at $33.93 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $32.80 and its 200-day moving average is $35.86. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF has a 12 month low of $25.83 and a 12 month high of $45.78.

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

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