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A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund (Symbol: DLN) shows an impressive 10.9% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Huntington Bancshares Inc (Symbol: HBAN), which makes up 0.13% of the WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund (Symbol: DLN), 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 $2,677,539 worth of HBAN, making it the #170 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at HBAN:

HBAN - last trade: $14.33 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
10/25/2018 Stephen D. Steinour President, CEO & Chairman 17,493 $13.48 $235,723
10/30/2018 Richard W. Neu Director 6,750 $13.88 $93,683

And Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (Symbol: HIG), the #179 largest holding among components of the WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund (Symbol: DLN), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $2,412,623 worth of HIG, which represents approximately 0.12% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at HIG is detailed in the table below:

HIG - last trade: $48.89 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
12/11/2018 Julie Richardson Director 5,000 $41.44 $207,184
01/10/2019 Christopher Swift Chairman and CEO 11,423 $43.73 $499,528

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