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VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF (BJK)

ETF · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 25, 2022

BJK is a passive ETF by VanEck tracking the investment results of the S-Network Global Gaming Index. BJK launched on Jan 22, 2008 and has a 0.66% expense ratio.

ETF Info

Inception DateJan 22, 2008
RegionDeveloped Markets (Broad)
CategoryConsumer Discretionary Equities, Gaming
Expense Ratio0.66%
Index TrackedS-Network Global Gaming Index
ETF Home Pagewww.vaneck.com
Asset ClassEquity

Asset Class Size


Asset Class Style


Trading Data

Previous Close$33.20
Year Range$32.35 - $52.96
EMA (50)$35.75
EMA (200)$41.66
Average Volume$12.89K

BJKShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $19,670 for a total return of roughly 96.70%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

BJK (VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF)
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BJKReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


BJKMonthly Returns Heatmap

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BJKSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF Sharpe ratio is -1.08. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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BJKDividend History

VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF granted a 1.00% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.35 per share.


Dividend yield


BJKDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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BJKWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF is 56.43%, recorded on Mar 18, 2020. It took 190 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



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To Recover



-56.43%May 22, 2018459Mar 18, 2020190Dec 16, 2020649
-46.19%Mar 7, 2014472Jan 20, 2016496Jan 19, 2018968
-42.77%Mar 18, 2021316Jun 16, 2022
-27.95%Jul 25, 201150Oct 3, 2011115Mar 19, 2012165
-19.76%May 3, 201259Jul 26, 2012100Dec 19, 2012159
-18.21%Apr 27, 201048Jul 2, 201054Sep 20, 2010102
-12.1%May 21, 201324Jun 24, 201350Sep 4, 201374
-11.33%Jan 20, 201014Feb 8, 201034Mar 29, 201048
-10.58%Jan 13, 201143Mar 16, 201115Apr 6, 201158
-10.3%Jan 25, 201850Apr 6, 201831May 21, 201881

BJKVolatility Chart

Current VanEck Vectors Gaming ETF volatility is 59.05%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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