A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the SPDR S&P MIDCAP 400 ETF (Symbol: MDY) shows an impressive 10.1% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.
Catalent Inc (Symbol: CTLT), which makes up 0.43% of the SPDR S&P MIDCAP 400 ETF (Symbol: MDY), 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 $81,188,566 worth of CTLT, making it the #46 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at CTLT:
CTLT - last trade: $49.69 - Recent Insider Buys:
|05/09/2019||Gregory T. Lucier||Director||2,000||$45.08||$90,160|
|05/15/2019||Donald E. Morel Jr.||Director||10,000||$44.44||$444,400|
|05/29/2019||Peter L. Buzy||President, Gene Therapy||44,500||$45.13||$2,008,285|
And Post Holdings Inc (Symbol: POST), the #51 largest holding among components of the SPDR S&P MIDCAP 400 ETF (Symbol: MDY), shows 2 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $79,784,065 worth of POST, which represents approximately 0.42% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at POST is detailed in the table below:
POST - last trade: $105.64 - Recent Insider Buys:
|02/06/2019||William P. Stiritz||Director||134,059||$96.71||$12,964,735|
|02/08/2019||William P. Stiritz||Director||35,755||$97.75||$3,495,070|
|02/11/2019||Edwin H. Callison||Director||280||$100.56||$28,157|
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