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 $53.27B. The average expense ratio is 0.73%. Energy ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest Energy ETF is the Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund XLE with $17.26B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Energy ETF was the GUSH at 97.10%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Energy space was the ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN PYPE in 08/20/18.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares 7.03%
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X Shares 4.95%
DUG ProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas 3.30%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 1.86%
CRAK VanEck Vectors Oil Refiners ETF 1.53%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

GASL Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares -9.96%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -8.59%
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares -6.65%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF -5.14%
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -4.98%

TOP CREATIONS

XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF 196.46
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3x Shares 49.39
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 23.34
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN 19.85
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 16.91

TOP REDEMPTIONS

XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund -792.80
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -168.61
OIH VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF -108.54
VDE Vanguard Energy ETF -48.56
RYE Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF -43.86

AUM WINNERS

GASX Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bear 3x Shares 66.19%
XOP SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF 5.29%
FILL iShares MSCI Global Energy Producers ETF 3.54%
DDG ProShares Short Oil & Gas 2.29%
GUSH Direxion Daily S&P Oil & Gas Exp. & Prod. Bull 3X Shares 1.91%

AUM LOSERS

FTXN First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF -32.43%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -30.26%
PXI Invesco DWA Energy Momentum ETF -25.65%
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN -25.35%
PSCE Invesco S&P SmallCap Energy ETF -13.34%

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