iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Position Raised by Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc.

Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc. increased its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 16.1% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 23,527 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 3,268 shares during the quarter. Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $1,526,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in EFA. FMR LLC raised its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 78.3% during the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 18,852,846 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,108,171,000 after purchasing an additional 8,277,894 shares in the last quarter. Barings LLC raised its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 100.6% during the first quarter. Barings LLC now owns 43,430 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,817,000 after purchasing an additional 7,130,488 shares in the last quarter. Deutsche Bank AG bought a new stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the fourth quarter worth approximately $271,108,000. Creative Planning raised its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 94.8% during the fourth quarter. Creative Planning now owns 6,649,602 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $390,864,000 after purchasing an additional 3,236,667 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 652.8% during the fourth quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 3,589,465 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $210,983,000 after purchasing an additional 3,112,680 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:EFA opened at $63.87 on Monday. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 12 month low of $56.77 and a 12 month high of $70.04.

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About iShares MSCI EAFE ETF

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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