AUGR - Defiance NextGen Video Gaming ETF

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
23.87
-0.19 (-0.78%)
As of 6:07PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close24.06
Open23.82
Bid0.00 x 1000
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range23.77 - 23.89
52 Week Range18.76 - 25.62
Volume1,875
Avg. Volume1,120
Net Assets3.36M
NAV23.35
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
YieldN/A
YTD Return19.47%
Beta (3Y Monthly)N/A
Expense Ratio (net)0.30%
Inception Date2018-07-31
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  • 3 Augmented/Virtual Reality Stocks to Buy for a 5G Boost
    InvestorPlace

    3 Augmented/Virtual Reality Stocks to Buy for a 5G Boost

    [Editor's note: "3 Augmented/Virtual Reality Stocks to Buy for a 5G Boost" was previously published in December 2018. It has since been updated to include the most relevant information available.]The world is beginning a new chapter in wireless technology. I'm talking about 5G.Nearly all of the major wireless carriers are rolling out 5G, the latest generation of technology. There will be many beneficiaries of this shift. Everything from autonomous vehicles to the Internet of Things (IoT).InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsBut one area that has been overlooked is the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) industry. Faster internet speeds combined with less latency (lag time) will result in a much smoother AR/VR experience.I have used VR headsets a few times, and I have to say I was quite impressed. That said, I am certainly not a hardcore gamer nor did I push the headset to its limits. Once 5G is rolled out, the future of the AR/VR industry will look very different. Endless Possibilities to Profit From AR/VRContrary to popular belief, AR/VR is not only about gaming. The technology can be used in everything from retail to industrial training to professional and amateur sports. * 5 Cheap Stocks to Buy Now That the Fed Cut Rates That means there will be a whole lot of winners in this space. Today I want to talk about three stocks to buy that stand out as having some of the greatest long-term potential. AR/VR Stocks to Buy: Defiance Future Tech ETF (AUGR)Source: Shutterstock The first name on this list of stocks to buy isn't exactly a stock, but rather an exchange-traded fund, which means it's a batch of stocks that are tied to a similar theme/concept.The Defiance Future Tech ETF (NYSEARCA:AUGR), which was launched in 2018, tracks the BlueStar Augmented and Virtual Reality Index, and it is comprised of companies that have ties to the future of the AR/VR industry.As they profit from the growing trend, so will AUGR. Lenovo Group (LNVGY)Source: Shutterstock Lenovo Group (OTCMKTS:LNVGY) is the largest holding in AUGR, and it has held up pretty well in the recent market pullback, considering it's based in Hong Kong. Lenovo has a plethora of hardware products and is quickly becoming a major player in VR headsets and accessories. * 5 Cheap Stocks to Buy Now That the Fed Cut Rates Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)Source: Shutterstock Finally, we have Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD). This is one of the leading chipmakers for AR/VR devices.Chipmakers are very diverse, as their technology is relevant in many of the fast-growing trends in the market. The AR/VR industry is just another that will count on companies like AMD. As a result, AMD stock has a lot of potential to capitalize in the years ahead.Matthew McCall is the founder and president of Penn Financial Group, an investment advisory firm, as well as the editor of FUTR Stocks and the ETF Bulletin. Matt just launched two new investment advisories focused around the "next" generation investing theme. His trademark three-prong investing approach targets the mega-trends old Wall Street is missing out on. Click here for more information on the "NexGen" Experience. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 10 Internet Stocks Getting Hammered * 6 Big Growth ETFs to Buy For the Second Half of 2019 * 5 Cheap Stocks to Buy Now That the Fed Cut Rates The post 3 Augmented/Virtual Reality Stocks to Buy for a 5G Boost appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Defiance's AUGR ETF Debuts as Video Gaming ETF (VIDG)
    Zacks

    Defiance's AUGR ETF Debuts as Video Gaming ETF (VIDG)

    Defiance refurbishes its AUGR ETF to launch VIDG ETF, a video gaming ETF to gain from the high-potential video gaming market.

  • Benzinga

    Get Ready For Another Video Game ETF

    A new video game and esports exchange traded fund debuted last week, bringing new competition to the video game ETF space . That competition is set to heighten as the issuer of an existing thematic ETF ...

  • ETF Trends

    Another Video Game ETF is Coming

    Another exchange traded fund with exposure to the video game and e-sports themes is coming. This time, an existing ETF is converting a video game fund. The Defiance Future Tech ETF (AUGR) will become the Defiance Next Gen Video Gaming ETF (VIDG) on June 24.

  • Business Wire

    Defiance ETFs Announces Index and Name Change for Defiance Future Tech ETF

    Defiance ETFs today announced that it will be changing the underlying index and name of its Defiance Future Tech ETF (AUGR). Effective June 24th, AUGR will become the Defiance Next Gen Video Gaming ETF (VIDG) and will track the Bluestar Next Gen Video Gaming Index. “Augmented and virtual reality is a disruptive technology that we continue to believe in, but we feel investors will be better served by a fund that focuses on one of the key areas where this technology may have significant current impacts, which is why we’re magnifying the focus of the fund to hone in on the video game space,” said Paul Dellaquila, Global Head of ETFs at Defiance.

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    Zacks

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  • ETF Trends

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  • Business Wire

    Defiance ETFs LLC Awarded “New ETF Issuer of the Year” by ETF.com & Rings Opening Bell at NYSE for The First 5G ETF (FIVG)

    Today, Defiance ETFs will ring the Opening Bell at the NYSE in honor of launching The First 5G ETF (NYSE: FIVG). The bell ringing comes on the heels of the company winning the award of New ETF Issuer of the Year by ETF.com, which stated “As its name implies, 2018’s ETF Issuer of the Year, Defiance ETFs, aims to disrupt. Defiance was founded with the goal of providing the Next Generation of investors with exposure to the most transformative trends of our time and we have been very pleased with the investor reception that The First 5G ETF (NYSE: FIVG) has received.” said Paul Dellaquila, Global Head of ETFs of Defiance ETFs.

  • ETF Trends

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  • Benzinga

    The First 5G ETF Arrives

    The first exchange traded fund dedicated to 5G telecommunications phenomenon debuted Tuesday with the launch of the Defiance Next Gen Connectivity ETF (NYSE: FIVG ). The new ETF follows the BlueStar 5G ...

  • ETF Trends

    Defiance ETFs Launch 5G Technology Fund ‘FIVG’

    Whether society is ready for it or not, disruptive technology like robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning is the next wave of innovation that could pave the way for the latest growth-momentum plays for investors. In the not-so-distant future, 5G technology could be a major disruptor and one such opportunity to take advantage of this is the 5G ETF (FIVG) from Defiance ETFs, which launched today on the New York Stock Exchange, with an expense ratio of 0.30%. Investors who missed out on the serendipitous run of FAANG (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google) stocks can look to capitalize on disruptive tech options in 2019 like 5G technology.

  • Business Wire

    Defiance ETFs Launches the First 5G ETF (NYSE: FIVG) for 0.30%

    In our view, 5G will likely be the engine behind smart cities, augmented reality, remote virtual robotics surgery, autonomous vehicles and quantum computing, which we expect to roll out in 2019,” said Matthew Bielski, Chief Executive Officer of Defiance. About Defiance: Defiance focuses on ETFs built for the next generation of investors.

  • ETF Database

    Defiance ETFs Debuts ‘FIVG’ ETF to Capitalize on 5G Technology Advancements

    Whether society is ready for it or not, disruptive technology like robotics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning is the next wave of innovation that could pave the way for the latest growth-momentum plays for investors. In the not-so-distant future, 5G technology could be a major disruptor and one such opportunity to take advantage of this is the 5G ETF (FIVG) from Defiance ETFs, which launched today on the New York Stock Exchange, with an expense ratio of 0.30%.

  • ETF Trends

    Get Disruptive in 2019 With These 10 ETFs

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  • Business Wire

    Defiance ETFs Announces Plans to Launch Full Suite of “Junior” Disruptive Technology Sector ETFs

    The suite of “junior” disruptive technology sector ETFs will aim to provide targeted exposure to transformative industries. Junior ETFs are small cap companies that have strong potential for growth. Today, Defiance ETFs announced the registration for seven new funds, with plans to launch the first full suite of “junior” disruptive technology sector ETFs, providing investors with exposure to small cap disruptive technology companies.