Alerian ETF Overview

With 2 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Alerian ETFs gather total assets under management of $7.98B. The average expense ratio is 0.70%. Alerian ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

Index Investor Corner

Low Risk, High Return ETF Trap

Outsized gains without additional risk sounds alluring, but may be too good to be true.

Podcasts

ETF Prime Podcast: Investor Education Challenges

Also, the role of alternative investment strategies.  

Features and News

Big Changes For MLP ETFs

With many master limited partnerships converting to corporations, related ETFs aren’t providing full exposure to the energy infrastructure sector, argues one expert.

ETF Strategist Corner

Time To De-Risk Your ETF Portfolio

Don’t get caught on the talk that this time things will be different; they never are.

Features and News

What To Do About MLPs After Turmoil

There’s a debate over what the 2.0 version of MLPs is supposed to be, according to the CEO of Alerian.

Features and News

What’s Behind The MLP Sell-Off?

Jeremy Held discusses why MLPs have been getting crushed and whether now is a good time to buy into the space.

ETF Strategist Corner

What Trump’s Tariffs Mean For ETFs

Proposed tariffs will, at best, hit pockets of the market rather than spark global recession.

Features and News

These ETFs Generate The Most Revenue

The largest ETFs by assets aren't necessarily the most profitable for issuers.

Features and News

MLP ETFs Face Oil & Tax Issues Ahead

How one expert thinks master limited partnerships will be impacted by the coming tax reform.