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Insiders Buy the Holdings of XRT ETF

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ) shows an impressive 14.9% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

Dollar General Corp (Symbol: DG), which makes up 0.96% of the SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ), 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 $6,591,110 worth of DG, making it the #36 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at DG:

DG - last trade: $70.35 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/28/2015 William C. Rhodes III Director 5,000 $73.98 $369,898
09/02/2015 Michael M. Calbert Director 38,000 $72.47 $2,753,910
09/10/2015 Todd J. Vasos Chief Executive Officer 4,300 $70.73 $304,119

And Tuesday Morning Corp. (Symbol: TUES), the #74 largest holding among components of the SPDR S&P Retail ETF ( XRT ), shows 5 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $5,445,879 worth of TUES, which represents approximately 0.79% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at TUES is detailed in the table below:

TUES - last trade: $6.26 - Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/25/2015 William Montalto Director 15,000 $6.45 $96,750
08/25/2015 Melissa Phillips President and C.O.O. 15,031 $6.50 $97,702
11/02/2015 Steven R. Becker Director 101,900 $5.37 $547,111
11/02/2015 William Montalto Director 35,000 $5.70 $199,500
11/11/2015 Frank M. Hamlin Director 7,850 $6.35 $49,848
11/13/2015 Terry Lee Burman Director 60,000 $5.52 $331,200

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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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