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 $18.93B. The average expense ratio is 0.88%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $8.56B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the EMLP at 14.20%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 1.86%
AMJ J.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN 1.62%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 1.46%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -1.08%
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares -1.30%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -4.84%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -4.13%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF -3.00%
PPLN J.P. Morgan Cushing 30 MLP Index ETN -3.00%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -2.96%

TOP CREATIONS

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 13.00
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN 7.80
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 6.50
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN 2.93
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 2.89

TOP REDEMPTIONS

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -202.37
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -15.11
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -7.70
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -2.60
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF -1.06

AUM WINNERS

BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 35.05%
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares 7.68%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 2.68%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 0.58%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -0.08%

AUM LOSERS

AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -5.42%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -5.17%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -4.33%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -3.98%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -3.41%

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