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15.1% of FRI Holdings Seeing Recent Insider Buys

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund ( FRI ) shows an impressive 15.1% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Apple Hospitality REIT Inc (Symbol: APLE), which makes up 0.45% of the First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund ( FRI ), has seen 10 directors and officers purchase shares in the past six months, according to the recent Form 4 data. The ETF holds a total of $880,895 worth of APLE, making it the #60 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at APLE:

APLE - last trade: $18.59 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/12/2015 Redd Hugh Director 10,000 $18.09 $180,882
08/12/2015 Bryan Peery Executive Vice President & CFO 7,711 $18.05 $139,184
08/12/2015 Daryl Arthur Nickel Director 5,500 $17.88 $98,339
08/12/2015 Bruce H. Matson Director 1,500 $17.74 $26,614
08/12/2015 Justin G. Knight President and CEO 30,000 $18.11 $543,153
08/12/2015 Glade M. Knight Executive Chairman 60,000 $18.13 $1,087,968
08/12/2015 Jon A. Fosheim Director 5,500 $17.70 $97,330
08/21/2015 Kristian M. Gathright Executive Vice President & COO 2,750 $17.70 $48,675
08/20/2015 Glade M. Knight Executive Chairman 5,600 $17.94 $100,484
08/26/2015 Nelson Knight EVP Chief Investment Officer 1,500 $16.77 $25,155
08/25/2015 Bryan Peery Executive Vice President & CFO 5,000 $16.50 $82,500
08/25/2015 Redd Hugh Director 10,000 $16.95 $169,485
08/25/2015 Justin G. Knight President and CEO 17,725 $16.85 $298,712
08/25/2015 Glade M. Knight Executive Chairman 35,300 $16.81 $593,273
08/25/2015 Bryan Peery Executive Vice President & CFO 5,000 $16.50 $82,500
08/25/2015 Redd Hugh Director 10,000 $16.95 $169,485
08/25/2015 Justin G. Knight President and CEO 17,725 $16.85 $298,712
08/25/2015 Glade M. Knight Executive Chairman 35,300 $16.81 $593,273
08/28/2015 David P. Buckley EVP, Chief Legal Counsel 5,592 $17.88 $99,985

And Care Capital Properties Inc (Symbol: CCP), the #67 largest holding among components of the First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund ( FRI ), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $776,581 worth of CCP, which represents approximately 0.40% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at CCP is detailed in the table below:

CCP - last trade: $32.98 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/18/2015 John S. Gates Jr. Director 10,000 $35.49 $354,914
08/18/2015 John L. Workman Director 3,000 $35.24 $105,724
08/24/2015 Dale Ann Reiss 2,000 $30.00 $60,000

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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