KOL - VanEck Vectors Coal ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
+0.55 (+0.74%)
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Previous Close74.18
Bid68.00 x 800
Ask74.86 x 1000
Day's Range73.65 - 74.86
52 Week Range54.10 - 129.60
Avg. Volume4,988
Net Assets26.57M
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
YTD Daily Total Return-25.04%
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.14
Expense Ratio (net)0.60%
Inception Date2008-01-10
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  • ETF Trends

    Coal ETF Enters an Important Stretch

    Coal equities and the VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL) are in the midst of potentially telling and certainly sensitive time as alternative energy sources take hold. KOL tracks the MVIS Global Coal Index. With 2020 being a vital year for the industry, some analysts are forecasting another tricky environment for coal miners.

  • ETF Trends

    Coal Miners Trying to Find Ways to Bounce Back, Standout

    Fossil fuel producers, coal miners, in particular, are contending with a rough environment and outlook, which is weighing on the VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (NYSEArca: KOL), but some producers of metallurgical ...

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  • ETF Trends

    Focus on ESG Could Be Taking a Toll on Coal

    The rise of environmental, social and governance (ESG) has investors constantly asking for funds that support the initiatives of environmentally-sound practices, but it could be taking a toll on coal. In world where emissions regulations are getting more stringent, this also puts the coal industry in a bind. “It still varies dramatically based on the investor, but pension funds and endowments who hand over capital to third party asset managers are pressing more and more for ESG standards, and it’s impacting securities prices as some funds refuse to invest outright in certain companies, with coal being one of the dirtiest sectors,” said a high yield portfolio manager in a Forbes report.

  • ETF Trends

    Coal ETF Is Having a Bad Year, with a Gloomier Outlook

    Coal prices are on pace for their biggest annual decline in over a decade, weighing on a coal sector-themed ETF, on declining demand for coal-fueled power and steel. The VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL) has declined 14.2% in 2019 as the spot price of thermal coal plunged 39% to $5.35 per metric ton in 2019. At its current pace, the drop in coal prices would be the largest one-year decline since S&P Global Platts started keeping records going back to 2007, the Wall Street Journal reports.

  • ETF Trends

    A Continuing Conundrum For The Coal ETF

    As alternative energy sources have become less expensive and adoption is increasing, coal is suffering. In recent years, domestic utilities have been reducing use of coal in favor of cheaper, cleaner-burning natural gas. Compounding woes for the U.S. coal industry are the declining costs associated with alternative energy sources, such as solar.

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