About MOAT ETF
The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT) tracks the performance of undervalued companies with moats or significant competitive advantages over its competitors.
VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT®) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Morningstar® Wide Moat Focus IndexSM (MWMFTR), which is intended to track the overall performance of attractively priced companies with sustainable competitive advantages according to Morningstar's equity research team.
About the Fund Manager:
- Wide Moat Companies
A focus on U.S. companies Morningstar believes possess sustainable competitive advantages, or “moats”
- Focus on Valuations
Index targets companies trading at attractive prices relative to Morningstar’s estimate of fair value
- Morningstar’s Equity Research
Index fueled by Morningstar’s forward-looking, rigorous equity research process driven by over 100 analysts globally
Founded in 1955, VanEck today offers active and passive strategies with compelling exposures supported by well-designed investment processes. The firm’s capabilities range from core investment opportunities to more specialized exposures to enhance portfolio diversification. Their actively managed strategies are fuelled by in-depth, bottom-up research and security selection from portfolio managers with direct experience in the sectors and regions in which they invest.