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Cushing® 30 MLP Index



The Cushing® 30 MLP Index tracks the performance of 30 publicly traded MLP securities that hold midstream energy infrastructure assets in North America, chosen according to a proprietary fundamental scoring model developed by Cushing® Asset Management, LP to rank MLPs for potential inclusion in the Index. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “MLPX”.

Index characteristics
Short Description An equally weighted index with representatives from most subsectors systematically ranked
Price Symbol MLPX
Total Return Symbol MLPXTR
Number of Constituents 30
Constituent Weighting Equal Weighting
Rebalance Frequency Quarterly
Market Capitalization Minimum $500 Million
Liquidity Minimum 500,000 units / month
Public Float Minimum 20%
Current Index Yield 8.81%
Total Return Index Performance as of 4/29/16
1 year performance -33.52%
3 year performance (annualized) -6.69%
5 year performance (annualized) 0.72%

The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Cushing® Asset Management, LP, which has contracted with S&P Opco, LLC (a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC) (“S&P Dow Jones Indices”) to calculate and maintain the Index. S&P® is a registered trademark of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC (“SPFS”); Dow Jones® is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC (“Dow Jones”); and, these trademarks have been licensed to S&P Dow Jones Indices. “Calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices” and its related stylized mark(s) have been licensed for use by Cushing® Asset Management, LP. Neither S&P Dow Jones Indices, SPFS, Dow Jones nor any of their affiliates sponsor and promote the Index and none shall be liable for any errors or omissions in calculating the Index.

Linked Products

The Credit Suisse X-Links Cushing® MLP Infrastructure ETN (NYSE: MLPN)

For more information, contact :

Cushing Indices

Todd Sunderland Managing Director,
Director of SQS &
Head of Risk Management