|Day Low/High||20.80 / 21.13|
|52 Wk Low/High||12.39 / 27.50|
|YTD Return vs Category||-0.78|
Investors have flooded into funds that hold master limited partnerships.
UBS Investment Bank today announced that ETRACS MLP ETNs were the top two performing exchange-traded notes (“ETNs”) or exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) linked to a MLP index in 2011.
ETFs have proven to be a better vehicle than individual stocks to get exposure to master limited partnerships.
Higher crude oil inventories this week compete with improving economic statistics for the direction of crude oil prices.
Exchange-traded products focusing on Master Limited Partnerships have been coming at a rapid pace.
Here are the funds that generated the most interest among investors in the first half of the year.
One of the major benefits of owning Master Limited Partnerships is their large distributions. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (KMP) pays out to investors on a quarterly basis.