Insiders Aren't Buying Much

It is hard to believe we are rapidly approaching the end of the first half of 2017. While the market continues to hit all-time highs within the major indices, it has been a rally led by the largest companies by market cap, such as Apple AAPL. The Russell 2000 has started to behave a bit better of late, but as of mid-May, this small-cap benchmark was flat for the year.

The other thing we have not seen much of is insider buying. Insiders have been almost entirely sellers during this year's rally. Believing in reversion to the mean, I think the second half of the year will be kinder to some of the small and mid-cap names that have largely sat out the market's rise to this point this year....408 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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