Zacks MLP High Income Index

  • 540.72

    Calculated Index
  • -0.71%

    Daily Percentage Change
  • -3.85

    Daily Net Change

as of 04/27/2017


Index Description

The Zacks MLP Index selects 25 Master Limited Partnerships (MLP) utilizing a methodology proprietary to Zacks. The objective of the Index is to select a group of MLPs with the potential to yield and outperform on a risk adjusted basis the S&P 500 Index and other benchmark indices. The Index constituent selection methodology utilizes multi-factor proprietary selection rules to identify those MLPs that offer the greatest yield by assessing various factors, including yield, liquidity, and relative value. The approach is specifically designed to enhance investment applications and investability. Index reconstitution will begin quarterly after the close of the last business day of January, April, July, and October.


The Benefits of MLPs


1. MLPs have historically exhibited low correlation to stocks and bonds

2. MLPs may provide attractive dividends to income oriented investors

3. Gain exposure to pipeline businesses that experience steady income from transport of oil, gasoline or natural gas and access to the U.S. energy infrastructure sector

4. MLPs combine the tax benefits of a limited partnership with the liquidity of publicly-traded securities.


as of 04/27/2017

Top 10 Holdings

Downloadas of 04/27/2017

Company Name
Index Weight
OKS ONEOK Partners LP 5.08%
WNRL Western Refining Logistics LP 4.43%
ETE Energy Transfer Equity LP 4.39%
TCP TC PipeLines LP 4.27%
MMLP Martin Midstream Partners LP 4.27%
ENBL Enable Midstream Partners LP 4.22%
WPZ Williams Partners LP 4.22%
BPL Buckeye Partners LP 4.21%
HEP Holly Energy Partners LP 4.21%
SXCP SunCoke Energy Partners LP 4.18%
Exposure Breakdowns
as of 03/31/2017
as of 03/31/2017