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16.0% of FYT Holdings Seeing Recent Insider Buys

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT ) shows an impressive 16.0% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Stepan Co. (Symbol: SCL), which makes up 0.63% of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT ), 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 $315,524 worth of SCL, making it the #37 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at SCL:

SCL - last trade: $51.78 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/11/2015 Scott D. Beamer VP & Chief Financial Officer 1,000 $47.97 $47,969
10/27/2015 Jan Stern Reed Director 1,000 $51.21 $51,210
11/12/2015 Debra Stefaniak VP, Business Transformation 1,000 $51.00 $51,000

And Kaman Corp. (Symbol: KAMN), the #45 largest holding among components of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT ), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $298,502 worth of KAMN, which represents approximately 0.60% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at KAMN is detailed in the table below:

KAMN - last trade: $41.11 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/07/2015 Robert D. Starr Sr VP and CFO 2,100 $39.49 $82,929
12/15/2015 Neal J. Keating Chm, Pres & CEO 1,250 $40.17 $50,214
12/15/2015 Thomas W. Rabaut Director 2,485 $40.32 $100,199

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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.

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