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JP Morgan Alerian MLP Index ETNFund

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  • Change 0.42 (1.4%)
  • Volume 1.98 M

4:00 PM EDT Apr 29, 2016
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  • Assets $1,999.4M
  • Expense Ratio 0.85%
  • Yield 7.58%
  • Vs 50 Day EMA %
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The JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN is an exchange-traded note issued in the USA by JPMorgan Chase & Co. The Notes will provide investors with a cash payment at the scheduled maturity or upon early repurchase and pass on quarterly variable coupon payments to investors based on the performance of the Alerian MLP Index.

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  • ETFs Options to Gain Indirect Oil Exposure

    12-23-2015 05:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Instead of taking direct exposure in the oil commodity on hopes of a rebound in prices, some investors may be turning to indirect investments, like exchange traded funds that track oil-producing countries and energy companies. Traders may try to ride a rebound in energy prices...

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  • Exercise Caution With MLP ETFs

    12-22-2015 08:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    Once beloved income-generating asset classes, master limited partnerships and sector-related exchange traded products have tumbled in unison with oil and natural gas prices this year with some analysts expressing view that it is still too early to embrace downtrodden MLPs. At ...

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  • MLP ETPs Surge as Bargain Hunters Jump In

    12-09-2015 02:30 PM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships and sector-related exchange traded products surged Tuesday as traders jumped on an oversold segment of the market after months of declines on falling energy prices. MLPs were among the the best performing exchange traded funds and exchange traded no...

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  • How Correlated Are MLP & Energy ETFs?

    11-03-2015 06:26 PM by Tom Lydon

    Short-term volatility in the energy markets may have weighed on master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds, but the recent pullback may have left a cheap entry point for potential long-term investors. "When energy prices are volatile, master limited partners...

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  • Be Wary of Risks in High-Yielding MLP ETFs

    10-22-2015 01:28 PM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds have surged back this month and are hovering around their short-term trend lines as investors revisit the battered yield-generating asset. However, there are still headwinds that could keep the sector pressured. Sin...

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  • Here's What's Fueling The MLP ETFs Rally

    10-07-2015 05:02 PM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership-related exchange traded products are making a swift rebound as rising crude oil prices helped lift the energy infrastructure space and speculation that the Federal Reserve will hold off rates attracted yield-hungry investors. Since the September 29 l...

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  • High-Yield Dividend Stock ETFs May Deserve a Second Chance

    08-20-2015 05:15 PM by Tom Lydon

    High-yield dividend stocks and related exchange traded funds have been underperforming the market on speculation of higher interest rates, but without an immediate Federal Reserve rate hike, the income-generating assets could shine. According Barclays analysts led by Jonathan ...

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  • High-Yield MLP ETFs for a Rising Rate Environment

    03-13-2015 03:05 PM by Max Chen

    Investors who have been relying on high-yield assets to generate some extra cash should lean toward master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds in a rising rate environment. Mark Litzerman, co-head of Real Asset Strategy at Wells Fargo, pointed out that MLPs ...

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  • Getting it Wrong With MLP ETFs

    03-08-2015 08:20 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds have been pressured along with other energy plays as oil prices fell. However, many may have misconceived notions about how the investments work. For instance, the JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSEArca: AMJ) has ...

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  • Oilís Slide Exposes MLP ETF Risks

    01-14-2015 08:20 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships (MLPs) and the corresponding exchange traded funds, favored destinations for income investors over the past several years, have not been immune to oil's tumble. While significantly less bad than oil futures ETFs, the JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (...

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  • Contrarian ETFs to Capitalize on Year-End Tax Selling

    12-15-2014 02:35 PM by Max Chen

    Many are dumping portfolio losers for tax purposes before the year closes out. While the added selling may pressure the pummeled assets even further over the short-term, investors may pick up underperforming assets and related exchange traded funds on the cheap. For instance, ...

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  • How MLP ETFs Work

    12-09-2014 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Many investors have turned to master limited partnership exchange traded funds in search of yields and exposure to a burgeoning U.S. energy industry. However, there are some special considerations when browsing through MLP ETFs. "The average investor doesn't understand how the...

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  • MLP ETFs Regain Footing After Oil Triggered Sell-Off

    12-02-2014 03:30 PM by Max Chen

    Master Limited Partnership exchange traded funds rebounded Tuesday after a two-day plunge on a broad sell-off in energy-related assets in response to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' decision to keep supply flowing. The JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSEArc...

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  • MLP ETF Index Provider Alerian Exploring a Sale

    11-24-2014 01:39 PM by Tom Lydon

    Alerian Capital Management, the index provider for some of the largest exchange traded products tracking master limited partnerships (MLPs), is reportedly exploring a sale. Texas-based Allerian, a closely held company, has begun interviewing banks to help advise it on a transa...

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  • MLP ETFs Remain Unfazed By Low Oil Prices

    11-20-2014 08:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Even as oil prices decline, master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds will continue to benefit from the rising production from U.S. oil drillers. The ALPS Alerian MLP ETF (NYSEArca: AMLP) and JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSEArca: AMJ) are the two larges...

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  • Changes Afoot for MLP ETFs as Kinder Morgan Deal Nears Closure

    11-19-2014 03:15 PM by Todd Shriber

    Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) is expected to complete its acquisitions of master limited partnerships (MLPs) Kinder Morgan Management LLC (NYSE: KMR), Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: KMP) and El Paso Pipeline Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPB) on Nov. 26 and that is likely to b...

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  • Real Asset ETF Options with Smart Money Already Hedging Inflation

    11-17-2014 09:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    Institutions have been slowly building up their inflation hedges and the average investor can also shield themselves against the negative effects of inflation through exchange traded funds that track real assets. Institutional-class investors, including multibillion-dollar pen...

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  • Another Big Year of MLP ETF Inflows

    11-12-2014 10:30 AM by Todd Shriber

    With U.S. interest rates remaining at historic lows, yield-starved investors have continued allocating massive amounts of capital to exchange traded products offering exposure to master limited partnerships (MLP). So popular are MLP ETFs and exchange traded notes (ETNs) that t...

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  • Indie, Specialty ETFs Trying to Go Mainstream

    10-27-2014 09:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Niche or specialty exchange traded funds that target a specific area of the market are gaining traction as traders utilize the strategies for tactical, short-term exposure. "The ETF industry has proved that if you can actually deliver strategies that investors want, you can be...

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  • Sell-Off in MLP ETFs May Be Buying Opportunity

    10-17-2014 10:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    After experiencing a precipitous fall off during the recent selling, master limited partnerships and related exchange traded products jumped Wednesday on Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) analysts' upgrades for several midstream energy MLPs and bargain purchases. The JPMorgan Aleria...

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  • MLP ETFs Reveal Long-Term Staying Power

    08-07-2014 10:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships and related exchange traded funds have provided impressive capital appreciation, along with attractive yields, in a long-term portfolio. According to First Trust Portfolios, the Alerian MLP Index has generated a cumulative total return of 1,231.8%, ...

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  • JPMorgan Readying to Enter ETF Fray

    06-10-2014 01:52 PM by Tom Lydon

    JPMorgan is the latest financial services giant to turn exchange traded fund purveyor as the company prepares to launch two passive, so-called smart-beta ETFs. According to two Securities and Exchange Commission filings, JPMorgan is finalizing the JPMorgan Diversified Return G...

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  • ETNs Prove to be Prolific Asset Gatherers

    05-08-2014 08:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    A conversation about exchange traded products typically involves exchange traded funds, or ETFs, but , overlooking exchange traded notes, or ETNs, in the process. Not only do ETNs offer exposure to a broad range of assets, in select asset classes, ETNs can be the preferred ave...

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  • MLP ETFs Surge as Risk-Off Energy Investments Gain Favor

    05-06-2014 03:24 PM by Max Chen

    Master limited partnership and energy infrastructure exchange traded funds were trading near all-time highs as investors look for investment alternatives in a shaky market and capitalize on the shale oil expansion. For instance, the Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF...

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  • Alternative Asset ETFs Diversify Portfolios

    04-10-2014 01:45 PM by Tom Lydon

    A diversified portfolio should include assets that zig when the market zags. As equities market start to stumble, investors can take a look at exchange traded funds that track real assets to help prop up investment portfolios. For instance, real estate investment trusts and in...

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  • MLP ETF Investors Should Know How Taxes Affect Returns

    03-07-2014 07:30 AM by Tom Lydon

    Investors enjoy the greater tax efficiencies offered by exchange traded funds, but not all products are created equal. Specifically, master limited partnership ETF investors need to be aware of special tax considerations that could affect returns. Michael Iachini, managing dir...

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  • MLP ETFs Capture U.S. Energy Expansion

    01-16-2014 07:00 AM by Max Chen

    The U.S. is pumping out more black gold than ever as shale oil and gas production accelerates. As the country moves toward energy self-sufficiency, investors can take a look at master limited partnership exchange traded funds to capitalize on oil boom. According to BP Plc (NYS...

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  • The 411 on MLP ETFs & ETNs

    08-13-2013 02:36 PM by Tom Lydon

    Many have piled into master limited partnership exchange traded funds, enticed by prospects of higher yields. However, investors should take a step back and familiarize themselves with the investment before diving in head first. In the first six months of 2013, master limited ...

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  • Rising Rates and MLP ETFs

    08-11-2013 08:25 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership exchange traded funds provide investors with robust yields and exposure to the expanding energy infrastructure. However, MLPs could begin to struggle when interest rates move higher. "Should interest rates begin to rise again, the cost of capital for...

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  • An Equal-Weight ETF Approach to MLPs

    08-08-2013 09:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Enhanced indexing methodologies have allowed investors to diversify away from market-cap weighted exchange traded funds in many asset categories, even master limited partnerships. For instance, the Credit Suisse Equal Weight MLP Index ETN (NYSEArca: MLPN), formerly known as th...

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  • MLP ETFs: High Yield and Low Volatility

    07-11-2013 07:37 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership exchange traded funds can help investors gain exposure to the expanding U.S. energy infrastructure while generating attractive yields with lower volatility. MLPs own and operate pipelines, refineries, transportation, storage and distribution business...

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  • Master Limited Partnership ETF for Yield, Diversification

    07-05-2013 02:35 PM by Tom Lydon

    I do the "ETF of the Week" for MarketWatch every Thursday on Chuck Jaffe's MoneyLife Show where I highlight big movers and disappointments within the exchange traded fund market. On Thursday, I highlighted the JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSEArca: AMJ). Master limited part...

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  • Master Limited Partnership ETFs Endure Rising Rates

    06-29-2013 09:32 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership exchange traded funds are holding up and could outpace the broader markets, even as other yield-generating assets weaken in a rising interest rate environment. Over the past month, the Alerian MLP ETF (NYSEArca: AMLP) dropped 1.3% and JPMorgan Aleria...

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  • A Closer Look at Master Limited Partnership ETFs and ETNs

    05-18-2013 06:44 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds that follow master limited partnerships, or MLPs, have been a popular draw for investors looking for attractive yields and an alternative energy sector play. Nevertheless, MLP ETFs come with their own quirks. The Alerian MLP ETF (NYSEArca: AMLP), which co...

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  • Master Limited Partnership ETF Trading at Premium Again

    05-11-2013 07:16 AM by Tom Lydon

    A popular master limited partnership exchange traded note has started to trade at a premium to its net asset value once again, highlighting additional risks associated with the ETN structure. The JPMorgan Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSEArca: AMJ) was trading at a premium of around...

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  • Master Limited Partnership ETFs: Yields, Risks and Costs

    02-25-2013 06:19 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership exchange traded funds are garnering more attention as a way to access the booming energy industry with attractive yield opportunities. Nevertheless, potential investors should be aware of how the funds work. MLPs offer high yields because of their pa...

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  • Alternative High-Income ETFs

    02-22-2013 12:55 PM by Tom Lydon

    When ETF investors want income, they usually think about go-to sectors such as high-yield bonds and dividend stocks. However, there are other places investors can look to boost income with money market funds and U.S. Treasuries paying next to nothing. "At current valuations, s...

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  • Master Limited Partnerships: High-Yield Sector Gets Small-Cap ETF

    01-15-2013 02:10 PM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded fund providers are dishing out more master limited partnership funds as a way to appease the growing demand for yield. While already offering an MLP related ETF of its own, Global X on Tuesday launched one aimed at capturing the small-cap segment of the industry. ...

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  • Master Limited Partnerships Yielding Over 5% Get Another ETF

    01-10-2013 08:10 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnerships have been popular investments as investors have sought out the relatively stable cash flows offered from the assets. With the growing interest in the area, Barclays has launched its first MLP exchange traded note under its iPath line. The iPath S&am...

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  • MLP ETFs Still Have Potential Despite Tax Concerns

    11-26-2012 06:18 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership exchange traded funds have been pushed to the side along with other yield generating assets ahead of the U.S. fiscal cliff and potential tax changes. However, the markets could be overreacting. The market fear over MLPs stems from concerns that the O...

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  • What is an ETF? -- Part 30: Master Limited Partnerships

    11-21-2012 02:38 PM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds continue to increase in number and popularity, growing to one of the most commonly traded securities on the stock exchange as both institutional and the average retail investor gain greater access to broad or specialized market exposure. Yet many individuals...

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  • MLP ETFs in Focus After Sell-Off on Yield, Taxes

    11-21-2012 06:33 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds and notes tracking master limited partnerships have fallen sharply in November amid fears over the U.S. fiscal cliff. However, MLP ETFs could still be attractive to income-oriented investors searching for yield. Also, most of the income produced by MLPs i...

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  • MLP ETFs in Focus After Hurricane Sandy

    11-17-2012 06:08 AM by Tom Lydon

    Master limited partnership ETFs and ETNs specilize on the logistics of oil and gas transport. The aftermath of Hurricane Sandy will keep MLPs in focus while supplying investors a decent yield. "MLPS are mostly focused in the 'midstream' energy space, meaning the processing and...

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  • Income-Producing ETFs Back in Focus as Bond Yields Fall Again

    11-13-2012 06:07 AM by Tom Lydon

    Treasury yields are falling again as President Barack Obama's re-election has boosted speculation that the Federal Reserve will stick with quantitative easing and bond buying. Renewed fears over Greece and the Eurozone debt crisis have also pushed investors into Treasuries with y...

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  • MLP ETFs for Alternative Income, Yields Over 6%

    10-19-2012 09:18 AM by Tom Lydon

    With investors looking at paltry yields in the fixed-income market, master limited partnership exchange traded funds have garnered greater attention as an attractive source of income and a portfolio diversifier. "Investors continue to migrate to the ETF asset class, and we are...

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  • MLP ETFs Offer Yield and Long-Term Value

    09-27-2012 08:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds that track master limited partnerships, or MLPs, help generate attractive yields and will provide investors with exposure to long-term infrastructure expansion. "MLPs have been under followed but are now getting a lot of attention," Kenny Feng, CEO & ...

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  • MLP ETFs For an Income Stream

    07-27-2012 02:20 PM by Tom Lydon

    The low interest rate climate has investors searching for income. Exchange traded funds that focus on master limited partnerships, or MLPs, can find a strong income while diversifying away from equities. "MLPs operate under the "toll road" business model in the sense that they...

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  • MLP ETFs: A Pipeline for Yield to Your Portfolio

    06-29-2012 08:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    As an alternative to typical dividend yielding stocks, exchange traded funds that that track master limited partnerships provide an another option for investors who want their investment portfolios to generate income. Investors are also drawn to MLPs for their diversification ...

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  • Cap in Master Limited Partnership ETN May Trigger Premium

    06-19-2012 12:04 PM by John Spence

    JP Morgan has announced a size limit for a popular exchange traded note designed to track master limited partnerships. Halting the issuance of more shares could result in the ETN trading at a premium to indicative value, similar to a closed-end fund. The move is a reminder tha...

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  • Yield Hunters Get More MLP ETFs

    05-14-2012 01:04 PM by Tom Lydon

    Investors searching for yield are taking a liking to master limited partnerships, or MLPs. More MLP funds such as Global X MLP ETF (NYSEArca: MLPA) are hitting the market, and there are plans to launch additional offerings. "MLP investors have historically received a generous ...

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  • Global X Adds MLP ETF to Lineup

    04-20-2012 03:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Income seekers have a new option available as Global X Funds, a provider of specialized exchange traded fund products, launched a new low-cost master limited partnership fund on Thursday. Global X MLP ETF (NYSEArca: MLPA) tries to reflect the performance of the Solactive MLP C...

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  • MLP ETFs Lag Market in First Quarter

    04-02-2012 01:37 PM by John Spence

    ETFs tracking master limited partnerships outperformed the S&P 500 in 2011 as investors favored income-producing sectors, but MLP funds are trailing the market so far this year in the risk-on environment. ALPS Alerian MLP ETF (NYSEArca: AMLP) posted a total return of about...

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  • High Income MLP ETF Launches

    03-13-2012 02:47 PM by John Spence

    Exchange traded funds that invest in master limited partnerships have been a popular option for income-seeking investors. A new entrant joined the field of MLP ETFs on Tuesday. Yorkville High Income MLP ETF (NYSEArca: YMLP) listed Tuesday. The fund has operating expenses of 0....

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  • More MLP ETFs in the Pipeline

    12-29-2011 07:55 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds that follow master limited partnerships have outperformed the S&P 500 this year and attracted the attention of investors starved for income. More MLP ETFs are in the works so investors will have more choice, but they need to put in the research and u...

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  • Master Limited Partnership ETFs

    11-10-2011 10:45 AM by John Spence

    Two exchange traded products tracking master limited partnerships have attracted nearly $1 billion each so far this year as ETF investors continue to explore new areas of the market in their search for income. MLPs came out in the 1980s to promote energy infrastructure investm...

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  • MLP ETFs Recover After Steep Drop

    08-10-2011 07:01 AM by Tom Lydon

    Exchange traded funds that focus on master limited partnerships have regained their footing after a steep drop with the stock market. MLP ETFs provide investors exposure to energy pipelines and a reliable stream of income. They have grown more popular as income-starved investo...

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  • MLP ETFs: An Alternative to Commodities

    03-04-2011 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    If you're seeking high yields, you may want to look into Master Limited Parternships (MLPs) exchange traded funds (ETFs) as a way to gain exposure to the energy market and cash in on some decent yields in the process. MLPs usually hold infrastructure like pipelines that transp...

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  • Dividend ETFs to Play Fatter Payouts

    01-24-2011 03:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    As the economy improves, companies that are sitting on a pile of cash now feel safe enough to reward their long-term investors with higher dividend payouts. Instead of picking single stocks, you might be better off playing the dividend craze with exchange traded funds (ETFs) inst...

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  • How to Easily Find High-Yielding ETFs

    09-16-2010 02:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    It's all about the Benjamins for investors these days. If you're one of the many seeking exchange traded funds (ETFs) with yield, we have a few solutions. 1. The ETF Analyzer. There's no easier way to find and sort ETFs by yield. When you're in the Analyzer, simply click "expa...

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  • Get Ready: The First MLP ETF Is Here

    08-25-2010 11:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    If you're one of the many investors seeking yields right now, a new way to get them is now here: the industry's first exchange traded fund (ETF) aimed at master limited partnerships (MLPs) launched today. The Alerian MLP ETF (NYSEArca: AMLP), marketed by ALPS Distributors, and...

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  • MLP ETFs: High Yields Lure Investors

    08-12-2010 02:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Lucrative yields offered by exchange traded notes (ETNs) that track energy-focused master limited partnerships (MLPs) are attracting more investors as the expansion of the nation's energy infrastructure brings in more revenue for MLPs that rent out energy service facilities. T...

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  • All About MLP ETFs and ETNs

    08-02-2010 01:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    For those seeking to invest in something that provides a little income stream on the side, exchange traded funds (ETFs) now provide exposure to Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). But wait...what are MLPs? MLPs are partnerships. The general partner is responsible for running t...

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  • MLP ETNs: Another Source of Income?

    05-10-2010 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Income-focused investors have been looking for new sources of dividends and interest, since yields are low, low, low. There is an alternative exchange traded note (ETN) investment that many investors could be overlooking. Master† Limited Partnerships (MLPs) have nice income s...

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  • ETF Strategies for a Natural Gas Rebound

    05-04-2010 06:00 AM by Tom Lydon

    Natural gas prices and exchange traded funds (ETFs) have taken some hits in the last few years. But can increasing demand from a robust economic recovery provide the needed stimulus to push gas prices back to profitable levels? According to Don Dion of the Street, the natural ...

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  • 8 ETFs That Can Add Income to Your Portfolio

    03-11-2010 01:00 PM by Tom Lydon

    Trying to interpret what the markets are doing can be just as crazy-making as attempting to predict what's happening. That's why it might be necessary to add in some income-producing exchange traded funds (ETFs) along with the risky funds. The always insightful Gary Gordon at ...

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