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 $17.37B. The average expense ratio is 0.87%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $10.07B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the MLPS at 6.51%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B9.28%
AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN7.88%
BMLPBMO Elkhorn DWA MLP Select Index ETN7.70%
IMLPiPath S&P MLP ETN7.61%
MLPEC-Tracks ETNs on the Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental Index Series B7.47%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPSETRACS 1XMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure TR ETN-2.89%
MLPBETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B-1.91%
AMUBETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B--
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund1.25%
MLPCC-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental ETN2.56%

top creations

AMLPAlerian MLP ETF422.11
MLPAGlobal X MLP ETF78.92
MLPXGlobal X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF31.23
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund25.79
AMZAInfraCap MLP ETF8.27

top redemptions

MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN-118.13
AMUETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN-43.68
PPLNJ.P. Morgan Cushing 30 MLP Index ETN-2.63
AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN-1.73
MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B-1.08

AUM WINNERS

USAIAmerican Energy Independence ETF39.88%
MLPAGlobal X MLP ETF11.95%
MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B9.01%
BMLPBMO Elkhorn DWA MLP Select Index ETN7.46%
MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B6.92%

AUM LOSERS

MLPOCredit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN-10.28%
MLPSETRACS 1XMonthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure TR ETN-3.50%
AMUETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN-1.14%
YMLPVanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF0.21%
MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN0.24%

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