iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Shares Sold by North Star Asset Management Inc.

North Star Asset Management Inc. cut its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 3.5% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 8,191 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 300 shares during the quarter. North Star Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $569,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Ironwood Financial llc lifted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.4% in the 4th quarter. Ironwood Financial llc now owns 154,716 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $10,743,000 after acquiring an additional 2,086 shares during the last quarter. Keeley Teton Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 9.9% during the third quarter. Keeley Teton Advisors LLC now owns 33,264 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,169,000 after buying an additional 3,000 shares during the period. Personal Resources Investment & Strategic Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.4% during the fourth quarter. Personal Resources Investment & Strategic Management Inc. now owns 262,583 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $18,234,000 after buying an additional 936 shares during the period. Strategic Capital Advisers Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the third quarter valued at $37,000. Finally, Dowling & Yahnke LLC grew its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 4.2% in the fourth quarter. Dowling & Yahnke LLC now owns 77,262 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $5,365,000 after buying an additional 3,095 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of EFA stock traded down $0.13 on Friday, hitting $69.19. The stock had a trading volume of 14,515,090 shares, compared to its average volume of 21,900,023. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $69.34 and its 200-day moving average price is $66.77. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 1 year low of $61.26 and a 1 year high of $70.42.

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 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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