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 $36.97B. 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 $10.86B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Energy ETF was the GASX at 57.95%. 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

AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 15.48%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 9.42%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B 8.61%
MLPC C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental ETN 7.26%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 6.55%

Bottom ETF Performers

GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares -7.86%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -5.81%
GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -5.34%
PSCE Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF -4.71%
NRGZ MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -2X Inverse Leveraged ETN -3.82%

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 422.54%
GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3X Shares 68.79%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 32.20%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 30.51%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 27.60%

AUM Losers

KOL VanEck Vectors Coal ETF -22.38%
PSCE Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF -15.75%
NRGD MicroSectors U.S. Big Oil Index -3X Inverse Leveraged ETN -13.73%
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -13.58%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares -13.45%

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