MLN - VanEck Vectors AMT-Free Long Municipal Index ETF

BATS - BATS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
21.96
+0.09 (+0.41%)
As of 10:28AM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close21.87
Open21.95
Bid21.92 x 900
Ask21.96 x 1000
Day's Range21.92 - 21.96
52 Week Range19.67 - 21.96
Volume12,460
Avg. Volume52,818
Net Assets216.07M
NAV21.84
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield2.70%
YTD Daily Total Return4.28%
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.48
Expense Ratio (net)0.24%
Inception Date2008-01-02
  • ETF Database

    Sustainable Investing Comes to Municipal Bond ETFs

    Sustainable investing is much more than a new buzz phrase in the investment community. It comes with real implications and real opportunities, both of which extend to the fixed income universe.

  • Tax-the-Rich Slogan Not to Help Muni Bond ETFs Much
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    Tax-the-Rich Slogan Not to Help Muni Bond ETFs Much

    There is growing support among Americans for wealth tax imposition. What would it bring for muni bond ETFs?

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    An Effective Way to Tap Evolving Muni Bond Market

    The municipal bond market is evolving and some index funds and ETFs have kept pace with that evolution. One that really has is the VanEck Vectors Municipal Allocation ETF (MAAX).

  • ETF Trends

    An Effective Way to Tap The Evolving Muni Bond Market

    The municipal bond market is evolving and some index funds and ETFs have kept pace with that evolution. One that really has is the VanEck Vectors Municipal Allocation ETF (Cboe: MAAX). MAAX, which launched ...

  • ETF Database

    2019's Municipal Bond Market Eclipsed the $400B Mark

    2019 was a strong year of performance for bonds, particularly fixed income ETFs, which saw notable interest during times of heavy volatility. The municipal bond market also made out well, hitting over the $400 billion mark.

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    Municipal Bond Market Eclipses the $400B Mark in 2019

    2019 was a strong year of performance for bonds, particularly fixed income ETFs, which saw notable interest during times of heavy volatility. The municipal bond market also made out well, hitting over the $400 billion mark. “The municipal bond market eclipsed the $400 billion mark for the fourth time since 2010, thanks to taxable trend that led to a vault in fourth quarter volume,” a Bond Buyer report noted.

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    Will the 60-40 Stocks-Bonds Split Die Off?

    The 40% allocation into bonds has proven to be a challenge given that Treasury note yields have gone to basement-low levels. With more investors adding bonds to their portfolios, it’s skyrocketed bond prices and driven yields down to a point where negative rates are entering fixed income vernacular–does this mean the 60-40 strategy is dying off?

  • ETF Trends

    Is the 60-40 Stocks-Bonds Split Dying Off?

    The 40% allocation into bonds has proven to be a challenge given that Treasury note yields have gone to basement-low levels. With more investors adding bonds to their portfolios, it’s skyrocketed bond ...

  • ETF Database

    Municipal Bond Activity Rises

    Treasury yields have been ticking higher with the major indexes in the equities market notching record highs. Nonetheless, yields are still low, which is making fixed income investors look to other debt issues like municipal bonds, which saw its activity rise in November.

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    Municipal Bond Activity Rises in November

    “Municipal bond issuance rose to $44.665 billion in November, a gain of 53.7% over the same month last year,” an article in The Bond Buyer noted. VanEck Vectors AMT-Free Long Municipal Index ETF (MLN) : seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Bloomberg Barclays AMT-Free Long Continuous Municipal Index. The index is comprised of publicly traded municipal bonds that cover the U.S. dollar-denominated long-term tax-exempt bond market.

  • Democrats Favoring Tax Hikes: Muni Bond ETFs to Soar?
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    Democrats Favoring Tax Hikes: Muni Bond ETFs to Soar?

    Democratic presidential candidates are pitching for tax hikes in some way or the other. This should keep the winning momentum alive for muni bond ETFs.

  • ETF Trends

    For Conservative Investors, Municipal Bonds Still Make Sense

    Municipal bonds are often viewed as low-risk investments and some market observers believe risk in the muni market is currently benign, potentially setting up opportunities with ETFs, such as the VanEck ...

  • Will Muni ETFs Lose Steam After a Superb Rally?
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    Will Muni ETFs Lose Steam After a Superb Rally?

    Muni bond ETFs may see a check in its rally as more supplies are ready to be added in order to tap low interest rates and high demand.

  • ETF Trends

    This Municipal Bond ETF Covers A Lot of Bases

    With Treasury yields sliding lower, income investors are exploring other asset classes with some conservative investors embracing municipal bonds. For those looking for broad-based exposure to various ...

  • ETF Trends

    The Municipal Bond Market is Getting Riskier

    Compared to other riskier areas of the bond market, municipal debt has typically been seen as a safe haven for fixed-income investors looking for yield but finding it in the wrong places. The fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets (but typically far more) in instruments that comprise the underlying index.

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    3 Top-Performing ETFs for Necessary Municipal Bond Exposure

    Even with the threat of negative yields and inverted yield curves, most analysts will agree that it’s still necessary for investors to have core bond exposure in their portfolios. However, advisors can ...

  • Business Wire

    Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ June 2019 Distributions

    VanEck announced today its distributions per share for its VanEck Vectors® exchange-traded funds.

  • ETF Trends

    How to Get Tactical With Municipal Bond Exposure

    Traditional municipal bond exchange traded funds usually provide exposure to either investment-grade or high-yield bonds, not both, and many of these funds focus on just one duration category, be it short, ...

  • Business Wire

    Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ May 2019 Distributions

    VanEck announced today its distributions per share for its VanEck Vectors® exchange-traded funds.

  • ETF Trends

    VanEck Launches a ‘Guided Allocation’ ETF to Navigate Muni Markets

    Expanding upon its line of Guided Allocation strategies, VanEck launched an actively managed fund-of-funds municipal bond exchange traded fund strategy to better help fixed-income investors navigate a ...

  • SALT Making Muni Bond ETF Investing Sweeter
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    SALT Making Muni Bond ETF Investing Sweeter

    Limitation on the deductibility of state and local taxes (the SALT deduction) from federal taxes and limited supply are favoring muni ETFs.