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 $21.45B. 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 $10.24B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing MLPs ETF was the MLPZ at 25.37%. The most-recent ETF launched in the MLPs space was the American Energy Independence ETF USAI in 12/13/17.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B20.06%
AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN17.17%
MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B16.33%
MLPBETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B12.19%
MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN9.88%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

MLPOCredit Suisse S&P MLP Index ETN--
ENFRAlerian Energy Infrastructure ETF2.98%
TPYPTortoise North American Pipeline Fund3.47%
USAIAmerican Energy Independence ETF3.69%
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund3.73%

top creations

MLPXGlobal X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF54.39
TPYPTortoise North American Pipeline Fund15.24
MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B14.46
ENFRAlerian Energy Infrastructure ETF2.26
USAIAmerican Energy Independence ETF1.30

top redemptions

AMLPAlerian MLP ETF-618.86
AMJJ.P. Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETN-33.54
MLPAGlobal X MLP ETF-15.28
MLPIETRACS Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN-12.16
IMLPiPath S&P MLP ETN-7.91

AUM WINNERS

MLPQETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index ETN Series B49.32%
USAIAmerican Energy Independence ETF20.03%
AMJLCredit Suisse X-Links Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Alerian MLP Index ETN18.40%
MLPXGlobal X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF16.67%
MLPZETRACS 2xMonthly Leveraged S&P MLP Index ETN Series B15.20%

AUM LOSERS

YMLPVanEck Vectors High Income MLP ETF0.03%
AMLPAlerian MLP ETF1.28%
EMLPFirst Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund3.84%
MLPAGlobal X MLP ETF4.18%
BMLPBMO Elkhorn DWA MLP Select Index ETN4.39%

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