Insiders Buy the Holdings of FYT ETF

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (FYT) shows an impressive 11.0% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

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Chatham Lodging Trust ( CLDT), which makes up 0.65% of the First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FYT), 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 $410,222 worth of CLDT, making it the #37 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at CLDT:

CLDT — last trade: $18.90 — Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
11/07/2016 Jeffrey H. Fisher Chairman, President and CEO 25,000 $17.35 $433,750
11/07/2016 Dennis M. Craven EVP & Chief Operating Officer 2,000 $17.23 $34,460
11/08/2016 Peter Willis EVP & Chief Investment Officer 2,000 $17.44 $34,880

And NRG Yield Inc ( NYLD), the #55 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 $375,115 worth of NYLD, which represents approximately 0.59% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at NYLD is detailed in the table below:

NYLD — last trade: $14.55 — Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
11/08/2016 Christopher S. Sotos President and CEO 6,400 $15.67 $100,275
11/08/2016 Chad Plotkin SVP and CFO 1,280 $15.63 $20,005

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