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17.6% of MLPA Holdings Seeing Recent Insider Buys

Fri, Dec 21, 10:56 AM ET, by ETF Channel

A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the MLP ETF (MLPA) shows an impressive 17.6% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months.

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AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (APU), which makes up 2.80% of the MLP ETF (MLPA), 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 $634,436 worth of APU, making it the #18 largest holding. The table below details the recent insider buying activity observed at APU:

APU last trade: $40.28 Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
08/17/2012 K. Rick Turner Director 4,000 $41.26 $165,055.00
09/21/2012 Gregory A. Pratt Director 1,000 $42.97 $42,974.90

And Natural Resources Partners L.P. (NRP), the #29 largest holding among components of the MLP ETF (MLPA), shows 3 directors and officers as recently filing Form 4's indicating purchases. The ETF holds $232,135 worth of NRP, which represents approximately 1.02% of the ETF's total assets at last check. The recent insider buying activity observed at NRP is detailed in the table below:

NRP last trade: $17.63 Recent Insider Buys:

Purchased Insider Title Shares Price/Share Value
06/22/2012 Kevin J. Craig VP-Business Development 2,000 $22.52 $45,038.03
06/27/2012 Nick Carter President & COO 2,000 $21.70 $43,399.30
08/13/2012 Kevin F. Wall Executive VP-Operations 2,000 $21.96 $43,925.20
08/15/2012 Kevin J. Craig VP-Business Development 1,000 $21.00 $21,000.00

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