Energy ETF Overview

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

With 67 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Energy ETFs gather total assets under management of $38.35B. 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 $10.60B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Energy ETF was the GASX at 80.18%. 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

DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 28.56%
GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 28.10%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 10.84%
DUG ProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas 7.41%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN 5.77%

Bottom ETF Performers

GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -27.75%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -26.04%
PSCE Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF -12.59%
PXE Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production ETF -11.09%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares -10.71%

Top Creations

XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund 535.87
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF 301.01
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 137.32
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 132.08
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 87.88

Top Redemptions

MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -138.76
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -57.51
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -47.13
IXC iShares Global Energy ETF -46.74
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN -41.69

AUM Winners

MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 374.51%
GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 83.63%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 38.18%
DRIP Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bear 3X Shares 25.68%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 15.55%

AUM Losers

PSCE Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF -30.01%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -29.08%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -26.50%
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -21.29%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares -18.12%

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