13.1% of FYT Holdings Seeing Recent Insider Buys

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FYT) shows an impressive 13.1% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

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Hanger Inc ( HGR), which makes up 0.30% of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FYT), 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 $193,604 worth of HGR, making it the #152 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at HGR:

HGR — last trade: $22.33 — Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/19/2014 Richard Pettingill Director 4,810 $20.79 $99,979.70
08/25/2014 Stephen E. Hare Director 1,000 $21.98 $21,979.90

And Brookline Bancorp Inc ( BRKL), the #183 largest holding among components of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FYT), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $163,173 worth of BRKL, which represents approximately 0.25% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at BRKL is detailed in the table below:

BRKL — last trade: $8.92 — Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
05/02/2014 Carl M. Carlson Chief Financial Officer 5,000 $9.10 $45,500.00
05/15/2014 Paul A. Perrault Chief Executive Officer 10,000 $8.84 $88,400.00

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