A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the iShares MSCI USA Value Factor ETF ( VLUE ) shows an impressive 10.8% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.
CF Industries Holdings Inc (Symbol: CF), which makes up 0.19% of the iShares MSCI USA Value Factor ETF ( VLUE ), 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 $1,341,641 worth of CF, making it the #104 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at CF:
CF - last trade: $41.61 - Recent Insider Buys:
|11/11/2015||Philipp P. Koch||Sr. VP, Manufacturing||10,000||$46.98||$469,760|
|11/11/2015||Douglas C. Barnard||Sr VP Gen. Counsel & Secretary||10,000||$47.00||$470,000|
|11/11/2015||W. Anthony Will||President & CEO||15,236||$47.17||$718,682|
And AES Corp. (Symbol: AES), the #125 largest holding among components of the iShares MSCI USA Value Factor ETF ( VLUE ), shows 4 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $945,078 worth of AES, which represents approximately 0.13% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at AES is detailed in the table below:
AES - last trade: $9.06 - Recent Insider Buys:
|11/09/2015||Andres Gluski||President and CEO||20,250||$9.88||$200,070|
|11/10/2015||Thomas M. O'flynn||EVP and CFO||20,000||$10.08||$201,600|
|11/12/2015||Elizabeth Hackenson||Sr. VP and CIO||5,000||$9.81||$49,050|
|11/11/2015||Santos Bernerd Da||Sr. VP and COO||5,000||$10.13||$50,650|
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