This ETF Holds Companies With Heavy Insider Buying - XME

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the SPDR S&P Metals and Mining ETF (XME) shows an impressive 34.6% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

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Peabody Energy Corp ( BTU), which makes up 2.18% of the SPDR S&P Metals and Mining ETF (XME), 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 $8,382,540 worth of BTU, making it the #24 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at BTU:

BTU — last trade: $3.38 — Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
12/04/2014 Gregory H. Boyce Chairman and CEO 5,000 $9.01 $45,053
12/15/2014 Michael W. Sutherlin Director 5,000 $7.26 $36,300

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