AMU - ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN

  • Issuer: UBS
  • Structure: ETN
  • Expense Ratio: 0.80%
  • ETFdb Category: MLPs
  • ETF Home Page: AMU
  • Inception: 2012-07-17
  • Tax Form: 1099
  • AMU Tracks This Index: Alerian MLP Index

Description: The Alerian MLP Index is a market-cap weighted, float-adjusted index created to provide a comprehensive benchmark for investors to track the performance of the energy MLP sector. The majority of MLPs currently operate in the energy infrastructure industry, owning assets such as pipelines that transport crude oil, natural gas and other refined petroleum products.

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AMU - Profile


Summary Data for AMU

52 Week Lo: $26.03 52 Week Hi: $33.33
AUM: $322.9 M Shares: 9.8 M
Avg. Volume (1 month) 52,895 Avg. Volume (3 month) 51,928

AMU - Holdings

Holdings data for AMU is not available. View the AMU. Factsheet
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AMU - Fact Sheet

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AMU - Charts

The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.

The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of AMU relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.

AMU - Fundamentals

AMU Performance

1 Week Return: -0.88%
2 Week Return: 1.08%
4 Week Return: -1.18%
13 Week Return: 8.19%
26 Week Return: 16.06%
YTD Return: 15.42%
1 Year Return: 20.06%
3 Year Return: n/a
5 Year Return: n/a

AMU Expenses & Fees

  • Expense Ratio: 0.80%
  • Category: MLPs
  • Category Range: 0.45% to 7.67%
  • Category Average: 1.14%

AMU Valuation

P/E Ratio: n/a
Beta: 1.39
20 Day Moving Average: $32.74
60 Day Moving Average: $31.86

AMU Dividend

Annual Dividend Rate: $1.45
Dividend Date: 2014-05-27
Dividend: $0.37
Annual Dividend Yield %: 4.43%

AMU Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 14.95%
20 Day Volatility: 9.64%
50 Day Volatility: 9.10%
200 Day Volatility: 9.66%
Standard Deviation: 1.93%

AMU - Technicals

AMU Technicals

20 Day MA: $32.74
60 Day MA: $31.86
MACD 15 Period: 0.03
MACD 100 Period: 1.97
Williams % Range 10 Day: 56.99
Williams % Range 20 Day: 42.40
RSI 10 Day: 53
RSI 20 Day: 58
RSI 30 Day: 60
Ultimate Oscillator: 47

AMU Bollinger Bands

Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $32.62
Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $33.21
Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $32.23
Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $33.29
Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $31.89
Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $33.35

AMU Support & Resistance

Support Level 1: n/a
Support Level 2: $32.55
Resistance Level 1: n/a
Resistance Level 2: $33.23

AMU Stochastic

Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 31.99
Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 36.67
Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 45.47
Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 54.73

AMU Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 14.95%
20 Day Volatility: 9.64%
50 Day Volatility: 9.10%
200 Day Volatility: 9.66%
Standard Deviation: 1.93%

AMU - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report

AMU is a passive ETN that seeks to replicate Alerian MLP Index. The Alerian MLP Index is a market-cap weighted, float-adjusted index created to provide a comprehensive benchmark for investors to track the performance of the energy MLP sector. The majority of MLPs currently operate in the energy infrastructure industry, owning assets such as pipelines that transport crude oil, natural gas and other refined petroleum products.

ETFdb Category Expense Ratio Inception Date Issuer Structure YTD Return *
MLPs 0.8 2012-07-17 UBS ETN +15.42%

AMU Realtime Rating: By Metric

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B
Expenses A-
Performance ETFdb Pro Members Only
Volatility ETFdb Pro Members Only
Dividend ETFdb Pro Members Only
Concentration ETFdb Pro Members Only

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AMU Realtime Rating: Overall

ETFdb Rating Type Overall Rating A+ Overall Rated ETF
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ETFdb Analyst Report for AMU

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