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 $19.70B. 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 $8.95B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the EMLP at 14.33%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B 8.32%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B 8.32%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 8.11%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 8.11%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF 7.06%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 2.77%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 2.77%
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 2.80%
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 2.80%
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN 2.82%

TOP CREATIONS

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 42.53
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 42.53
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 8.46
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 8.46
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares 3.39

TOP REDEMPTIONS

MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -34.24
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -34.24
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -25.36
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -25.36
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -10.96

AUM WINNERS

BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 16.07%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 16.07%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF 6.98%
YMLI VanEck Vectors High Income Infrastructure MLP ETF 6.98%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 6.06%

AUM LOSERS

MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -36.26%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -36.26%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF 0.95%
YMLP VanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF 0.95%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN 1.21%

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