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Insiders Bullish on Certain Holdings of FAB

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A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FAB ) shows an impressive 13.3% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Archer Daniels Midland Co. (Symbol: ADM), which makes up 0.34% of the First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FAB ), has seen 4 directors and officers purchase shares in the past six months, according to the recent Form 4 data. The ETF holds a total of $466,180 worth of ADM, making it the #44 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at ADM:

ADM - last trade: $34.18 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
11/04/2015 Ray G. Young Chief Financial Officer 2,500 $42.77 $106,919
11/04/2015 Juan R. Luciano President & CEO 4,715 $42.36 $199,706
11/20/2015 Juan R. Luciano President & CEO 2,772 $36.03 $99,872
11/23/2015 Joseph D. Taets Senior Vice President 3,000 $36.24 $108,706
11/24/2015 Francisco J. Sanchez Director 1,500 $36.13 $54,200

And FutureFuel Corp (Symbol: FF), the #215 largest holding among components of the First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FAB ), shows 3 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $237,716 worth of FF, which represents approximately 0.17% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at FF is detailed in the table below:

FF - last trade: $13.45 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/13/2015 Donald C. Bedell Director 5,000 $9.67 $48,370
08/14/2015 Lee E. Mikles Director 11,469 $9.60 $110,054
12/04/2015 Terrance C. Z. Egger Director 2,000 $14.45 $28,906

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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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