From ETF Channel: A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (DHS) shows an impressive 16.7% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.
General Electric Co (GE), which makes up 1.58% of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (DHS), 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 $14,882,431 worth of GE, making it the #18 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at GE:
GE — last trade: $9.20 — Recent Insider Buys:
|07/24/2018||H. Lawrence Culp Jr.||Director||191,000||$13.04||$2,490,640|
|11/01/2018||H. Lawrence Culp Jr.||Chairman and CEO||225,000||$9.73||$2,189,250|
|11/06/2018||Alexander Dimitrief||Senior Vice President||10,000||$9.48||$94,800|
And Campbell Soup Co (CPB), the #110 largest holding among components of the WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (DHS), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4’s indicating purchases. The ETF holds $1,481,139 worth of CPB, which represents approximately 0.16% of the ETF’s total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at CPB is detailed in the table below:
CPB — last trade: $38.35 — Recent Insider Buys:
|06/06/2018||Maria Teresa Hilado||Director||2,000||$33.22||$66,431|
|10/02/2018||Luca Mignini||Senior Vice President||5,494||$36.41||$200,037|
The WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund (DHS) was trading at $71.69 per share on Thursday morning, down $0.03 (-0.04%). Year-to-date, DHS has declined -0.45%, versus a 5.72% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.
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