iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Shares Sold by Financial Advisory Service Inc.

Financial Advisory Service Inc. lowered its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 0.5% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 92,226 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 423 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF comprises 1.1% of Financial Advisory Service Inc.’s portfolio, making the stock its 20th largest position. Financial Advisory Service Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $6,014,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in EFA. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 55.5% during the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 106,758,381 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $7,017,230,000 after buying an additional 38,109,492 shares in the last quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 182.1% during the third quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 3,517,481 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $229,375,000 after purchasing an additional 2,270,689 shares during the last quarter. Halbert Hargrove Russell LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the second quarter valued at approximately $92,978,000. Strs Ohio grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 380.7% during the third quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 1,610,300 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $105,007,000 after purchasing an additional 1,275,300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at approximately $62,895,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:EFA traded down $0.24 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $68.08. 20,870,515 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 25,529,609. The business’s fifty day moving average is $66.15 and its 200-day moving average is $65.10. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a one year low of $56.77 and a one year high of $68.64.

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Company Profile

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF, formerly iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund’s investment objective is to seek investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of its underlying index, MSCI EAFE Index (the Index). The Index has been developed by MSCI Inc as an equity benchmark for its international stock performance.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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