AMU ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN

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AMU - Profile

Vitals

  • Issuer: UBS
  • Structure: ETN
  • Expense Ratio: 0.80%
  • ETF Home Page: AMU
  • Inception: Jul 17, 2012
  • Tax Form: 1099
  • AMU Tracks This Index: Alerian MLP Index

Investment Themes

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Type Ticker Expense Ratio Assets Avg. Daily Vol YTD Return
Cheapest
Largest (AUM)
Most Liquid (Volume)
Top YTD Performer

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.

Realtime Rating

AMU - Realtime Rating

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Realtime Rating Summary

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.

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for AMU on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the MLPs with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.

AMU Overall Realtime Rating:

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B AMLP
Expenses A MLPX
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

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AMU In-Depth Analysis

The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for AMU and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.

Holdings

AMU - Holdings

Holdings data for AMU is not available.

Expense

AMU - Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of AMU to peers in the same ETFdb Category.

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Expenses Ratio Analysis

Expense Ratio
AMU Rank:
AMU 0.80%
Category Low
Category High

Commission Free Trading in AMU

AMU is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.

Category Commission Free Trading

There are 5 other ETFs in the MLPs ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:

Performance

AMU - Performance

This section shows how AMU has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.

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1 Week Return
AMU Rank:
AMU 4.91%
Category Low
Category High
4 Week Return
AMU Rank:
AMU -4.32%
Category Low
Category High
13 Week Return
AMU Rank:
AMU -15.40%
Category Low
Category High
26 Week Return
AMU Rank:
AMU -17.19%
Category Low
Category High
Year to Date Return
AMU Rank:
AMU -19.42%
Category Low
Category High
1 Year Return
AMU Rank:
AMU -29.90%
Category Low
Category High
3 Year Return
AMU Rank:
AMU 5.77%
Category Low
Category High
5 Year Return
AMU Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High
Charts

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.

Valuation

AMU - Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of AMU compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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P/E Ratio
AMU Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 28, 2015

Dividend

AMU - Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of AMU compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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Annual Dividend Yield
AMU Rank:
AMU 4.85%
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 28, 2015

Technicals

AMU - Technicals

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AMU Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of AMU compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

5 Day Volatility
AMU Rank:
AMU 102.01%
Category Low
Category High
20 Day Volatility
AMU Rank:
AMU 36.78%
Category Low
Category High
50 Day Volatility
AMU Rank:
AMU 28.88%
Category Low
Category High
200 Day Volatility
AMU Rank:
AMU 22.09%
Category Low
Category High
Beta
AMU Rank:
AMU 1.49
Category Low
Category High
Standard Deviation
AMU Rank:
AMU 2.76%
Category Low
Category High

AMU Technicals

  • 20 Day MA: $22.24
  • 60 Day MA: $23.94
  • MACD 15 Period: 0.45
  • MACD 100 Period: -2.56
  • Williams % Range 10 Day: 31.67
  • Williams % Range 20 Day: 31.67
  • RSI 10 Day: 54
  • RSI 20 Day: 47
  • RSI 30 Day: 45
  • Ultimate Oscillator: 38

AMU Bollinger Bands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $20.89
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $23.43
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $21.10
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $23.50
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $21.13
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $24.24

AMU Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1: $22.06
  • Support Level 2: $21.45
  • Resistance Level 1: $23.13
  • Resistance Level 2: $23.59

AMU Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 57.70
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 48.76
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 42.72
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 38.66
Fact Sheet

AMU - Fact Sheet

Fact sheets are issued by the ETF provider and framed by ETFdb.com. Information contained within the fact sheet is not guaranteed to be timely or accurate.

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