MLPs ETF Overview

MLPs ETFs provide exposure to the equity of companies structured as master limited partnerships (MLPs). These companies must receive their income from qualifying sources such as exploration, mining, extraction and the refining of oil and gas. MLPs ETFs are part of this market segment:

With 28 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, MLPs ETFs gather total assets under management of $18.73B. The average expense ratio is 0.87%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $8.87B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the TPYP at 7.90%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 3.90%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 2.90%
USAI American Energy Independence ETF 2.59%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 2.57%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF 2.48%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -4.01%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -3.55%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF -2.93%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -2.82%
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -1.85%

TOP CREATIONS

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 99.38
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN 20.42
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 19.58
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 4.09
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 3.59

TOP REDEMPTIONS

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -256.07
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -73.81
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -56.55
AMJ J.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -13.13
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN -7.88

AUM WINNERS

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 12.27%
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF 9.26%
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN 4.64%
USAI American Energy Independence ETF 3.49%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 3.42%

AUM LOSERS

MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -6.23%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -5.37%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF -5.18%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -4.64%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -4.32%

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