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 $17.57B. 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 $8.04B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the EMLP at 11.99%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

Top ETF Performers

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -1.41%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN -1.71%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -2.62%
USAI American Energy Independence ETF -2.92%
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF -3.11%

Bottom ETF Performers

AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -12.39%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -11.88%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -11.39%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -7.12%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -6.62%

Top Creations

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 31.90
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 23.83
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN 22.85
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 6.97
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN 0.24

Top Redemptions

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -137.20
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -33.97
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -31.32
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -4.98
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares -1.30

AUM Winners

BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 181.16%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -0.13%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -0.25%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -0.55%
PPLN J.P. Morgan Cushing 30 MLP Index ETN -1.52%

AUM Losers

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -18.78%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -14.00%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -11.19%
MLPI ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN -10.86%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -10.22%

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