Energy ETF Overview

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

With 68 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Energy ETFs gather total assets under management of $36.70B. The average expense ratio is 0.75%. Energy ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Energy ETF is the Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund XLE with $10.43B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Energy ETF was the GASX at 149.62%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Energy space was the First Trust EIP Carbon Impact ETF ECLN in 08/19/19.

Top ETF Performers

NRGU MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 3X Leveraged ETN 7.85%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares 5.87%
NRGO MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index 2X Leveraged ETN 5.72%
PXE Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production ETF 4.41%
DIG ProShares Ultra Oil & Gas 3.81%

Bottom ETF Performers

MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -19.06%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -16.57%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -16.21%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -12.20%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -11.68%

Top Creations

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 105.66
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 55.09
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF 51.60
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 37.61
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 31.21

Top Redemptions

MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -32.20
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund -17.55
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -16.76
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares -15.94
IYE iShares U.S. Energy ETF -14.01

AUM Winners

AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 437.51%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 294.06%
CRAK VanEck Vectors Oil Refiners ETF 149.04%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 78.63%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 14.32%

AUM Losers

XLEY Cushing Energy & MLP ETF -49.07%
FTXN First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF -43.87%
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -16.38%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -15.08%
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF -14.69%

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