Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Utility Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today an upcoming interim rebalancing of The Cushing® Utility Index (the “Index”). Per the Index’s methodology guide, the removal of an Index constituent from a Sub-Index without a named direct replacement necessitates the rebalancing of the Index. The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that Index constituents Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) and Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE: TEGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index after the markets close on June 15, 2018, and effective on June 18, 2018. Replacements named for the removed constituents are not direct replacements. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the changes in the table below will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® Utility Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
SCANA Corporation SCG 4.94% Existing
PPL Corporation PPL 4.58% Existing
The Southern Company SO 4.01% Existing
Dominion Energy, Inc. D 3.87% Existing
Duke Energy Corporation DUK 3.49% Existing
Entergy Corporation ETR 3.34% Existing
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. CNP 3.15% Existing
FirstEnergy Corp. FE 3.11% Existing
The AES Corporation AES 2.98% Existing
Edison International EIX 2.94% Existing
Consolidated Edison, Inc. ED 2.83% Existing
American Electric Power Company, Inc. AEP 2.78% Existing
Eversource Energy ES 2.70% Existing
Pinnacle West Capital Corporation PNW 2.68% Existing
WEC Energy Group, Inc. WEC 2.67% Existing
DTE Energy Company DTE 2.61% Existing
Xcel Energy Inc. XEL 2.57% Existing
Sempra Energy SRE 2.55% Existing
Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. PEG 2.53% Existing
Exelon Corporation EXC 2.49% Existing
Alliant Energy Corporation LNT 2.45% Existing
NiSource Inc. NI 2.37% Existing
CMS Energy Corporation CMS 2.36% Existing
Ameren Corporation AEE 2.32% Existing
NextEra Energy, Inc. NEE 2.04% Existing
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM 2.00% NEW
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 2.00% Existing
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 2.00% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 2.00% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.00% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 2.00% Existing
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 2.00% NEW
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 2.00% NEW
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 2.00% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 2.00% NEW
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 2.00% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 2.00% NEW
American Water Works Company, Inc. AWK 1.64% Existing


Constituents removed, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
MPLX LP MPLX
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP
Sunoco LP SUN
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ

ABOUT THE CUSHING® UTILITY INDEX

The Cushing® Utility Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in electric, gas and water utility services as well as master limited partnerships (MLPs) engaged in storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CUTI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI) and The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Utility Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Transportation Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today an upcoming interim rebalancing of The Cushing® Transportation Index (the “Index”). Per the Index’s methodology guide, the removal of an Index constituent from a Sub-Index without a named direct replacement necessitates the rebalancing of the Index. The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that Index constituents Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) and Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE: TEGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index after the markets close on June 15, 2018, and effective on June 18, 2018. Replacements named for the removed constituents are not direct replacements. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the changes in the table below will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® Transportation Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
Ryder System, Inc. R 6.00% Existing
United Parcel Service, Inc. UPS 6.00% Existing
Delta Air Lines, Inc. DAL 6.00% Existing
Matson, Inc. MATX 6.00% Existing
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. CHRW 6.00% Existing
Alaska Air Group, Inc. ALK 6.00% Existing
Union Pacific Corporation UNP 6.00% Existing
Norfolk Southern Corporation NSC 6.00% Existing
CSX Corporation CSX 4.66% Existing
Kansas City Southern KSU 4.63% Existing
Southwest Airlines Co. LUV 4.36% Existing
Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. EXPD 4.05% Existing
American Airlines Group Inc. AAL 3.13% Existing
FedEx Corporation FDX 2.70% Existing
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. JBHT 2.62% Existing
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM 2.00% NEW
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 2.00% Existing
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 2.00% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 2.00% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.00% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 2.00% Existing
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 2.00% NEW
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 2.00% NEW
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 2.00% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 2.00% NEW
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 2.00% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 2.00% NEW
Landstar System, Inc. LSTR 1.85% Existing


Constituents removed, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
MPLX LP MPLX
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP
Sunoco LP SUN
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ

ABOUT THE CUSHING® TRANSPORTATION INDEX

The Cushing® Transportation Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in road, rail, marine and air transportation of cargoes and passengers, as well as master limited partnerships (MLPs) engaged in storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CTRI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Transportation Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

 

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2017) Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today an upcoming interim rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (the “Index”). Per the Index’s methodology guide, the removal of an Index constituent from a Sub-Index without a named direct replacement necessitates the rebalancing of the Index. The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that Index constituents Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) and Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE: TEGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index after the markets close on June 15, 2018, and effective on June 18, 2018. Replacements named for the removed constituents are not direct replacements. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the changes in the table below will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
The Williams Companies, Inc. WMB 3.59% Existing
Kinder Morgan, Inc. KMI 3.30% Existing
LyondellBasell Industries N.V. LYB 3.26% Existing
ONEOK, Inc. OKE 3.25% Existing
International Paper Company IP 3.10% Existing
Helmerich & Payne, Inc. HP 3.05% Existing
Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM 2.76% Existing
WestRock Company WRK 2.72% Existing
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. CF 2.72% Existing
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. APD 2.53% Existing
Chevron Corporation CVX 2.51% Existing
Packaging Corporation of America PKG 2.47% Existing
Occidental Petroleum Corporation OXY 2.46% Existing
Nucor Corporation NUE 2.18% Existing
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. IFF 2.12% Existing
DowDuPont Inc. DWDP 2.09% Existing
Schlumberger N.V. (Schlumberger Limited) SLB 2.01% Existing
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM 2.00% NEW
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 2.00% Existing
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 2.00% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 2.00% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.00% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 2.00% Existing
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 2.00% NEW
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 2.00% NEW
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 2.00% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 2.00% NEW
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 2.00% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 2.00% NEW
Eastman Chemical Company EMN 1.96% Existing
Praxair, Inc. PX 1.96% Existing
Phillips 66 PSX 1.89% Existing
Avery Dennison Corporation AVY 1.88% Existing
Valero Energy Corporation VLO 1.82% Existing
Apache Corporation APA 1.75% Existing
PPG Industries, Inc. PPG 1.67% Existing
Marathon Petroleum Corporation MPC 1.61% Existing
Baker Hughes, A GE Company BHGE 1.44% Existing
Sealed Air Corporation SEE 1.42% Existing
Newmont Mining Corporation NEM 1.39% Existing
Albemarle Corporation ALB 1.35% Existing
ConocoPhillips COP 1.16% Existing
Andeavor ANDV 1.13% Existing
TechnicFMC plc FTI 1.13% Existing
Hess Corporation HES 1.12% Existing
Ecolab Inc. ECL 1.08% Existing
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. FCX 1.05% Existing
Ball Corporation BLL 1.05% Existing
Halliburton Company HAL 1.03% Existing
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation APC 0.99% Existing

Constituents removed, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
MPLX LP MPLX
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP
Sunoco LP SUN
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ

ABOUT THE CUSHING® ENERGY SUPPLY CHAIN INDEX

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in exploration and production, refining and marketing, or storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels; oil and natural gas equipment and services companies; and companies that extract and/or manufacture materials. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CSCI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of MLP and energy income investors by sponsoring a variety of industry benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI) and The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today an upcoming interim rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Index (the “Index”). Per the Index’s methodology guide, the removal of an Index constituent from a Sub-Index without a named direct replacement necessitates the rebalancing of the Index. The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that Index constituents Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) and Tallgrass Energy GP, LP (NYSE: TEGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index after the markets close on June 15, 2018, and effective on June 18, 2018. Replacements named for the removed constituents are not direct replacements. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the changes in the table below will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® Energy Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
The Williams Companies, Inc. WMB 6.00% Existing
Kinder Morgan, Inc. KMI 6.00% Existing
ONEOK, Inc. OKE 6.00% Existing
Helmerich & Payne, Inc. HP 5.78% Existing
Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM 5.22% Existing
Chevron Corporation CVX 4.74% Existing
Occidental Petroleum Corporation OXY 4.65% Existing
Schlumberger N.V. (Schlumberger Limited) SLB 3.79% Existing
Phillips 66 PSX 3.58% Existing
Valero Energy Corporation VLO 3.45% Existing
Apache Corporation APA 3.30% Existing
Marathon Petroleum Corporation MPC 3.05% Existing
Baker Hughes, A GE Company BHGE 2.72% Existing
ConocoPhillips COP 2.19% Existing
Andeavor ANDV 2.14% Existing
TechnicFMC plc FTI 2.13% Existing
Hess Corporation HES 2.12% Existing
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM 2.00% NEW
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 2.00% Existing
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 2.00% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 2.00% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.00% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 2.00% Existing
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 2.00% NEW
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 2.00% NEW
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 2.00% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 2.00% NEW
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 2.00% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 2.00% NEW
Halliburton Company HAL 1.95% Existing
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation APC 1.88% Existing
Noble Energy, Inc. NBL 1.67% Existing
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation COG 1.37% Existing
Marathon Oil Corporation MRO 1.26% Existing
Devon Energy Corporation DVN 1.01% Existing


Constituents removed, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
MPLX LP MPLX
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP
Sunoco LP SUN
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ

 

ABOUT THE CUSHING® ENERGY INDEX

The Cushing® Energy Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in exploration and production, refining and marketing, and storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels, as well as oil and natural gas equipment and services companies. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CENI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI), The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Energy Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today the upcoming rebalancing of The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index (the “Index”) as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the 30 constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the following changes will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. EPD 7.50% Existing
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 7.50% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 7.50% Existing
Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. MMP 7.50% Existing
MPLX LP MPLX 7.50% Existing
The Williams Companies, Inc. WMB 7.50% Existing
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ 7.50% Existing
Buckeye Partners, L.P. BPL 4.46% Existing
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 4.30% Existing
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 3.27% NEW
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 3.18% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 3.00% Existing
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 2.79% Existing
AmeriGas Partners, L.P. APU 2.41% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.38% Existing
Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. SHLX 2.37% Existing
Phillips 66 Partners LP PSXP 2.32% Existing
Antero Midstream Partners LP AM 2.24% Existing
Enbridge Energy Partners,  L.P. EEP 1.77% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 1.67% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 1.36% Existing
Antero Midstream GP LP AMGP 1.22% Existing
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 1.21% Existing
Black Stone Minerals, L.P. BSM 1.19% Existing
Rice Midstream Partners LP RMP 1.15% Existing
Holly Energy Partners, L.P. HEP 1.10% Existing
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, L.P. BWP 1.08% Existing
NGL Energy Partners LP NGL 1.06% Existing
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP 1.02% Existing
Noble Midstream Partners LP NBLX 0.95% Existing


Constituents removed, effective March 19, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM

ABOUT THE CUSHING® MLP MARKET CAP INDEX

The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index provides a benchmark that is designed to track the performance of widely held master limited partnerships (MLPs). The Index is weighted on a float-adjusted market capitalization basis, with the weight of each constituent capped at 7.5% at rebalance. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices while the constituents are selected from the entire universe of publicly traded MLPs. The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CMCI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI), The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® 30 MLP Index

Dallas, Texas (June 8, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today the upcoming rebalancing of The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Index”) as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on June 15, 2018, the 30 constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the following changes will become effective on June 18, 2018.

Cushing® 30 MLP Index constituents, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
Antero Midstream Partners LP AM 3.33% Existing
Antero Midstream GP LP AMGP 3.33% NEW
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 3.33% Existing
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 3.33% Existing
Buckeye Partners, L.P. BPL 3.33% Existing
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, L.P. BWP 3.33% Existing
Crestwood Equity Partners LP CEQP 3.33% NEW
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 3.33% Existing
Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP DM 3.33% Existing
Enbridge Energy Partners,  L.P. EEP 3.33% NEW
Enable Midstream Partners, LP ENBL 3.33% NEW
EnLink Midstream, LLC ENLC 3.33% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 3.33% Existing
Enterprise Products Partners, L.P. EPD 3.33% Existing
EQT Midstream Partners, LP EQM 3.33% Existing
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 3.33% Existing
Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. ETP 3.33% Existing
Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. MMP 3.33% Existing
MPLX LP MPLX 3.33% Existing
Noble Midstream Partners LP NBLX 3.33% Existing
NGL Energy Partners LP NGL 3.33% Existing
Phillips 66 Partners LP PSXP 3.33% Existing
Rice Midstream Partners LP RMP 3.33% Existing
Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. SHLX 3.33% Existing
Summit Midstream Partners, LP SMLP 3.33% Existing
Sunoco LP SUN 3.33% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 3.33% Existing
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 3.33% Existing
The Williams Companies, Inc. WMB 3.33% Existing
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ 3.33% Existing


Constituents removed, effective June 18, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
CNX Midstream Partners LP CNXM
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP
Valero Energy Partners LP VLP

ABOUT THE 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 formula-based proprietary valuation 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”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI), The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index

Dallas, Texas (June 4, 2017) Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing® Asset Management, LP, announce today an upcoming interim rebalancing of The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (the “Index”). Per the Index’s methodology guide, the removal of an Index constituent from a Sub-Index without a named direct replacement necessitates the rebalancing of the Index. On June 4, 2018, S&P Dow Jones Indices announced that Index constituent Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) will be removed from the S&P 500 Index (“SPX”) and, by extension, the S&P 500 Materials Index (“S5MATR”), a Sub-Index of the Index, effective prior to the open of trading on June 7, 2018. S&P Dow Jones has announced that the replacement named for MON will not be a member of S5MATR. After the markets close on June 6, 2018, the constituents of the Index will be rebalanced, and the changes in the table below will become effective on June 7, 2018.

Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index constituents, effective June 7, 2018:

Company Name Ticker Index Weight Status
The Williams Companies, Inc. WMB 3.56% Existing
LyondellBasell Industries N.V. LYB 3.32% Existing
Kinder Morgan, Inc. KMI 3.27% Existing
ONEOK, Inc. OKE 3.22% Existing
International Paper Company IP 3.12% Existing
Helmerich & Payne, Inc. HP 3.06% Existing
Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM 2.80% Existing
CF Industries Holdings, Inc. CF 2.78% Existing
WestRock Company WRK 2.67% Existing
Chevron Corporation CVX 2.54% Existing
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. APD 2.53% Existing
Occidental Petroleum Corporation OXY 2.50% Existing
Packaging Corporation of America PKG 2.47% Existing
Nucor Corporation NUE 2.18% Existing
DowDuPont Inc. DWDP 2.13% Existing
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. IFF 2.09% Existing
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. ARLP 1.99% Existing
DCP Midstream, LP DCP 2.10% Existing
EnLink Midstream Partners, LP ENLK 2.31% Existing
Andeavor Logistics LP ANDX 1.76% Existing
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP TEP 2.06% Existing
Western Gas Partners, L.P. WES 2.17% Existing
Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. ETE 2.21% Existing
Spectra Energy Partners, LP SEP 1.60% Existing
MPLX LP MPLX 1.96% Existing
Sunoco LP SUN 1.83% Existing
Tallgrass Energy GP, LP TEGP 2.03% Existing
Schlumberger N.V. (Schlumberger Limited) SLB 2.00% Existing
Williams Partners L.P. WPZ 1.97% Existing
Eastman Chemical Company EMN 1.99% Existing
Praxair, Inc. PX 1.97% Existing
Phillips 66 PSX 1.86% Existing
Avery Dennison Corporation AVY 1.84% Existing
Valero Energy Corporation VLO 1.78% Existing
Apache Corporation APA 1.76% Existing
PPG Industries, Inc. PPG 1.65% Existing
Marathon Petroleum Corporation MPC 1.55% Existing
Baker Hughes, A GE Company BHGE 1.53% Existing
Newmont Mining Corporation NEM 1.38% Existing
Sealed Air Corporation SEE 1.36% Existing
Albemarle Corporation ALB 1.33% Existing
ConocoPhillips COP 1.16% Existing
TechnicFMC plc FTI 1.16% Existing
Hess Corporation HES 1.14% Existing
Andeavor ANDV 1.09% Existing
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. FCX 1.09% NEW
Ecolab Inc. ECL 1.07% Existing
Halliburton Company HAL 1.04% Existing
Ball Corporation BLL 1.03% NEW
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation APC 0.99% Existing

Constituent removed, effective June 7, 2018:

Company Name Ticker
Monsanto Company MON

ABOUT THE CUSHING® ENERGY SUPPLY CHAIN INDEX

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in exploration and production, refining and marketing, or storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels; oil and natural gas equipment and services companies; and companies that extract and/or manufacture materials. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CSCI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of MLP and energy income investors by sponsoring a variety of industry benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI) and The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® Utility Index

Dallas, Texas (May 18, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP announce an upcoming interim change to the constituents of The Cushing® Utility Index (the “Index”). The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective on May 29, 2018, Index constituent Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ: AHGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index and replaced with Williams Partners, L.P. (NYSE: WPZ). Consequently, per the Index’s Methodology Guide, after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective on May 29, 2018, WPZ will replace AHGP in the Index at AHGP’s then-current weight.

There will be no changes to the remaining constituents of the Index.

ABOUT THE CUSHING® UTILITY INDEX

The Cushing® Utility Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in electric, gas and water utility services as well as master limited partnerships (MLPs) engaged in storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CUTI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI) and The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Utility Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® Transportation Index

Dallas, Texas (May 18, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP announce an upcoming interim change to the constituents of The Cushing® Transportation Index (the “Index”). The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective on May 29, 2018, Index constituent Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ: AHGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index and replaced with Williams Partners, L.P. (NYSE: WPZ). Consequently, per the Index’s Methodology Guide, after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective May 29, 2018, WPZ will replace AHGP in the Index at AHGP’s then-current weight.

There will be no changes to the remaining constituents of the Index.

ABOUT THE CUSHING® TRANSPORTATION INDEX

The Cushing® Transportation Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in road, rail, marine and air transportation of cargoes and passengers, as well as master limited partnerships (MLPs) engaged in storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CTRI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSCI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Transportation Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.

Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce a Constituent Change to The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index

Dallas, Texas (May 18, 2018) Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP announce an upcoming interim change to the constituents of The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (the “Index”). The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (the “Sub-Index”) announced today that after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective May 29, 2018, Index constituent Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ: AHGP) will be removed from the Sub-Index and replaced with Williams Partners, L.P. (NYSE: WPZ). Consequently, per the Index’s Methodology Guide, after the market closes on May 25, 2018, and effective on May 29, 2018, WPZ will replace AHGP in the Index at AHGP’s then-current weight.

There will be no changes to the remaining constituents of the Index.

ABOUT THE CUSHING® ENERGY SUPPLY CHAIN INDEX

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index tracks the performance of widely held companies engaged in exploration and production, refining and marketing, or storage and transportation of oil, natural gas, coal and consumable fuels; oil and natural gas equipment and services companies; and companies that extract and/or manufacture materials. Constituents of the Index are weighted based on current yield. The Index price level is calculated by S&P Dow Jones Indices and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker “CSCI”.

ABOUT SWANK CAPITAL AND CUSHING® ASSET MANAGEMENT

Cushing® Asset Management, LP (“Cushing”), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, LLC, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.

Cushing is also dedicated to serving the needs of investors by sponsoring a variety of benchmarks, including The Cushing® 30 MLP Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPX), The Cushing® 30 MLP Market Cap Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CMCI), The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (Bloomberg Ticker: MLPY), The Cushing® Energy Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CENI), The Cushing® Transportation Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CTRI) and The Cushing® Utility Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CUTI). For more information, please visit http://www.cushingasset.com/indices.

Contact:

Judson Redmond

214-692-6334

www.cushingasset.com

Source: Cushing® Asset Management, LP and Swank Capital, LLC

The Cushing® Energy Supply Chain Index (the “Index”) is the exclusive property of Swank Capital, LLC, and Cushing Asset Management, LP, which have 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 Swank Capital, LLC, and 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.