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A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (Symbol: DHS) shows an impressive 12.7% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

General Motors Co (Symbol: GM), which makes up 0.86% of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (Symbol: DHS), has seen 3 directors and officers purchase shares in the past six months, according to the recent Form 4 data. The ETF holds a total of $10,495,668 worth of GM, making it the #29 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at GM:

GM - last trade: $44.05 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/01/2017 Thomas M. Schoewe Director 14,360 $34.76 $499,145
08/01/2017 Patricia F. Russo Director 10,000 $34.73 $347,300
08/18/2017 Jane L. Mendillo Director 1,440 $34.86 $50,198

And Brixmor Property Group Inc (Symbol: BRX), the #127 largest holding among components of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (Symbol: DHS), shows 4 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $1,430,637 worth of BRX, which represents approximately 0.12% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at BRX is detailed in the table below:

BRX - last trade: $17.26 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/17/2017 James M. Taylor Jr. Pres. & Chief Exec. Officer 15,600 $19.24 $300,144
08/23/2017 John Schreiber Director 10,000 $18.72 $187,200
11/03/2017 Mark Horgan EVP, Chief Investment Officer 3,000 $17.64 $52,920
12/06/2017 Gabrielle Greene-sulzberger Director 1,411 $17.71 $24,989

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This article appears in: Investing , ETFs
Referenced Symbols: DHS , GM , BRX



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