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 23 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, MLPs ETFs gather total assets under management of $7.96B. The average expense ratio is 0.84%. MLPs ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity

The largest MLPs ETF is the Alerian MLP ETF AMLP with $3.15B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the AMZA at 106.12%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the Pacer American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

Top ETF Performers

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -27.94%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN -35.20%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -36.67%
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -42.16%
ATMP Barclays ETN+ Select MLP ETN -42.98%

Bottom ETF Performers

AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -64.44%
MLPY Morgan Stanley Cushing MLP High Income Index ETN -51.26%
MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN -51.04%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -48.44%
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -48.33%

Top Creations

MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 41.54
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 11.34
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 7.50
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares 2.85
USAI Pacer American Energy Independence ETF 0.99

Top Redemptions

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -178.17
AMLP Alerian MLP ETF -26.63
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -26.50
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -22.47
AMJ JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -21.92

AUM Winners

AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B -26.27%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -37.29%
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -39.80%
BMLP Dorsey Wright MLP Index ETN -42.14%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -43.19%

AUM Losers

AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -68.67%
ENFR Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF -55.52%
MLPA Global X MLP ETF -52.25%
MLPC C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental ETN -52.08%
MLPG ETRACS Alerian Natural Gas MLP ETN -51.70%

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