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 $20.97B. 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 $10.00B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the BMLP at 12.35%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 1.86%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 0%
MLPE C-Tracks ETNs on the Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental Index Series B 0%
MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN 0%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -0.37%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -8.59%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF -5.14%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -4.86%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -4.76%
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN -4.40%

TOP CREATIONS

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
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 11.80
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 5.34

TOP REDEMPTIONS

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -168.61
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN -12.71
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN -11.17
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -10.28
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -7.39

AUM WINNERS

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 0.55%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF -0.63%
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -0.67%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -1.84%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -2.16%

AUM LOSERS

MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -30.26%
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN -25.35%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF -10.97%
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN -7.51%
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -7.46%

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