MLPs ETF Overview

MLPs ETFs provide exposure to the equity of companies structured as master limited partnerships (MLPs). These companies must receive their income from qualifying sources such as exploration, mining, extraction and the refining of oil and gas. MLPs ETFs are part of this market segment:

With 29 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, MLPs ETFs gather total assets under management of $22.84B. The average expense ratio is 0.93%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $11.19B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the MLPE at 4.71%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN22.32%
MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B22.28%
MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B20.18%
MLPBETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B13.08%
ATMPBarclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN10.88%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPSETRACS 1XMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure TR ETN-5.70%
MLPOCredit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN0.44%
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund1.07%
AMUBETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B3.38%
TPYPTortoise North American Pipeline Fund4.67%

top creations

AMLPAlerian MLP ETF533.87
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund201.40
MLPAGlobal X MLP ETF80.53
AMZAInfraCap MLP ETF59.91
TPYPTortoise North American Pipeline Fund35.81

top redemptions

AMJJ.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN-430.27
MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN-111.62
ATMPBarclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN-54.37
IMLPiPath S&P MLP ETN-12.48
YMLPVanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF-3.43

AUM WINNERS

TPYPTortoise North American Pipeline Fund13.69%
MLPSETRACS 1XMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure TR ETN6.78%
MLPOCredit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN6.28%
ENFRAlerian Energy Infrastructure ETF5.76%
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund2.03%

AUM LOSERS

MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B-17.08%
MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B-15.79%
AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN-14.93%
IMLPiPath S&P MLP ETN-10.92%
YMLIVanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF-9.34%

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