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Insiders Bullish on Certain Holdings of VDC

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC ) shows an impressive 11.9% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Medifast Inc (Symbol: MED), which makes up 0.08% of the Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC ), 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 $3,317,387 worth of MED, making it the #82 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at MED:

MED - last trade: $43.74 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
11/09/2016 Jeffrey J. Brown Director 10,000 $38.71 $387,100
11/15/2016 Glenn W. Welling Director 35,000 $39.02 $1,365,568

And Performance Food Group Co (Symbol: PFGC), the #97 largest holding among components of the Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF ( VDC ), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $295,916 worth of PFGC, which represents approximately 0.01% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at PFGC is detailed in the table below:

PFGC - last trade: $23.60 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
11/11/2016 James D. Hope See Remarks 20,833 $24.19 $503,950
11/11/2016 David E. Flitman See Remarks 46,700 $24.34 $1,136,678
11/18/2016 James D. Hope See Remarks 9,600 $22.76 $218,496

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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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