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This ETF Holds Stocks Insiders Want to Own

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT ) shows an impressive 12.6% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (Symbol: ANF), which makes up 0.96% of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT ), has seen 2 directors and officers purchase shares in the past six months, according to the recent Form 4 data. The ETF holds a total of $757,393 worth of ANF, making it the #2 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at ANF:

ANF - last trade: $15.27 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
09/01/2016 Craig R. Stapleton Director 10,000 $17.65 $176,500
09/08/2016 Bonadies Fran Horowitz Pres. & Chief Merch. Officer 15,000 $17.32 $259,800

And Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Symbol: MYGN), the #4 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 $718,894 worth of MYGN, which represents approximately 0.91% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at MYGN is detailed in the table below:

MYGN - last trade: $17.31 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/12/2016 Ralph L. McDade President Myriad RBM, Inc. 1,000 $21.49 $21,490
08/19/2016 Mark Christopher Capone President & C.E.O. 10,000 $21.24 $212,400

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