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 21 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, MLPs ETFs have total assets under management of $11.39B. The average expense ratio is 0.81%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $4.85B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing MLPs ETF was BMLP at 28.64%. The most recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Total Return Index ETN AMTR on 10/20/20.

Top ETF Performers

MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN 25.13%
MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 18.73%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF 14.95%
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 14.03%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 13.04%

Bottom ETF Performers

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 0%
EINC VanEck Vectors Energy Income ETF 6.26%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 7.26%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 7.60%
AMNA ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Index ETN 8.05%

Top Creations

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 73.00
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 29.39
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 13.68
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 10.42
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF 4.60

Top Redemptions

AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -12.38
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -4.39
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 0
EINC VanEck Vectors Energy Income ETF 0
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN 0

AUM Winners

AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF 24.17%
MLPR ETRACS Quarterly Pay 1.5X Leveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN 23.44%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 22.08%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 16.42%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 16.03%

AUM Losers

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 0.98%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN 10.97%
EINC VanEck Vectors Energy Income ETF 11.26%
AMNA ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Index ETN 11.27%
AMTR ETRACS Alerian Midstream Energy Total Return Index ETN 11.40%

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