Energy ETF Overview

Energy ETFs invest in the equity of companies focused on exploration and production of energy.

With 64 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Energy ETFs gather total assets under management of $24.36B. The average expense ratio is 0.72%. Energy ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Energy ETF is the Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund XLE with $8.42B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Energy ETF was the ERY at 53.66%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Energy space was the ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy High Dividend Index ETN AMND in 07/15/20.

Top ETF Performers

NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN 55.98%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 2X Shares 48.73%
NRGZ MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -2X Inverse Leveraged ETN 35.83%
DUG ProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas 31.42%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 2X Shares 31.05%

Bottom ETF Performers

NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN -43.14%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 2X Shares -32.20%
NRGO MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 2X Leveraged ETN -30.34%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 2x Shares -27.52%
DIG ProShares Ultra Oil & Gas -26.57%

Top Creations

FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund 48.47
NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN 30.94
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN 12.90
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 2x Shares 10.83
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 7.08

Top Redemptions

XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund -644.06
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF -262.56
IXC iShares Global Energy ETF -110.10
VDE Vanguard Energy ETF -91.27
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -41.58

AUM Winners

NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN 43.36%
NRGZ MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -2X Inverse Leveraged ETN 28.63%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 2X Shares 25.59%
PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN 25.59%
YGRN MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index Inverse ETN 14.03%

AUM Losers

FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund -82.98%
IEZ iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF -59.49%
IEO iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF -56.72%
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -30.59%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B -27.99%

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