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.

With 19 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, MLPs ETFs have total assets under management of $15.35B. The average expense ratio is 0.79%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $6.40B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing MLPs ETF was IMLP at 31.06%. The most recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the USCF Midstream Energy Income Fund UMI on 03/24/21.

Top ETF Performers

MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN 7.97%
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN 4.19%
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN 0.37%
AMTR ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Total Return Index ETN 0.06%
AMND ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Dividend Index ETN -0.01%

Bottom ETF Performers

PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN -1.50%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -1.22%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -1.09%
UMI USCF Midstream Energy Income Fund -1.01%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -0.56%

Top Creations

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 64.12
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 37.92
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 18.35
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF 5.71
UMI USCF Midstream Energy Income Fund 5.30

Top Redemptions

AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -105.31
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -17.66
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -6.08
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -1.38
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN 0

AUM Winners

ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF 2.43%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -0.56%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -1.67%
MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN -2.38%
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -2.53%

AUM Losers

AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -9.41%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -8.36%
MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -8.03%
PYPE ETRACS NYSE Pickens Core Midstream Index ETN -6.75%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -6.00%

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