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 $14.49B. 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 $9.17B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the MLPO at 12.93%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

MLPO Credit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN 2.39%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 0.87%
AMUB ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN Series B 0%
MLPB ETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 0%
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund -2.02%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -12.94%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -12.33%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -11.62%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -9.95%
PPLN J.P. Morgan Cushing 30 MLP Index ETN -6.09%

TOP CREATIONS

AMLP Alerian MLP ETF 104.97
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF 52.31
AMJ J.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN 49.20
MLPA Global X MLP ETF 25.50
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B 6.60

TOP REDEMPTIONS

EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -80.03
AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN -6.20
IMLP iPath S&P MLP ETN -1.18
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -0.79
MLPC C-Tracks Miller/Howard MLP Fundamental ETN 0

AUM WINNERS

TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 4.53%
ZMLP Direxion Zacks MLP High Income Index Shares 0.14%
MLPX Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF -0.05%
MLPQ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B -0.35%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -4.30%

AUM LOSERS

PPLN J.P. Morgan Cushing 30 MLP Index ETN -22.51%
AMJ J.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN -19.75%
MLPZ ETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B -17.51%
AMJL Credit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN -14.79%
AMZA InfraCap MLP ETF -13.49%

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