Investors bought shares of VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDXJ) on weakness during trading on Tuesday. $118.82 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $28.69 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $90.13 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF had the 4th highest net in-flow for the day. VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF traded down ($0.68) for the day and closed at $33.27

The company also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 22nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 19th were issued a dividend of $0.011 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, December 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.03%.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of GDXJ. Virtu Financial LLC lifted its position in shares of VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF by 37.7% during the 3rd quarter. Virtu Financial LLC now owns 1,611,974 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $53,677,000 after buying an additional 441,661 shares during the last quarter. Glovista Investments LLC increased its stake in VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF by 99.6% in the 3rd quarter. Glovista Investments LLC now owns 349,272 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $11,731,000 after acquiring an additional 174,248 shares during the last quarter. AMP Capital Investors Ltd bought a new position in shares of VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at about $2,372,000. Royce & Associates LP increased its position in shares of VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF by 165.2% during the 3rd quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 19,600 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $658,000 after purchasing an additional 12,210 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Yellowstone Partners LLC purchased a new stake in VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF during the 3rd quarter valued at about $373,000.

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About VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF

Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (the Fund) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners Index (the Index). The Index provides exposure to a global universe of publicly traded small- and medium-capitalization companies that generate at least 50% of their revenues from gold and/or silver mining, hold real property that has the potential to produce at least 50% of the Company’s revenue from gold or silver mining when developed, or primarily invest in gold or silver.

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