Capital Investment Advisors LLC Trims Stock Position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Capital Investment Advisors LLC lessened its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 64,825 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,099 shares during the period. Capital Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $4,261,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the business. Comerica Securities Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Securities Inc. now owns 469,965 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $27,625,000 after buying an additional 16,137 shares during the last quarter. PRW Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $73,000. Claybrook Capital LLC raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 129.9% in the fourth quarter. Claybrook Capital LLC now owns 79,037 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,646,000 after buying an additional 44,665 shares during the last quarter. Trustco Bank Corp N Y raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 7.9% in the fourth quarter. Trustco Bank Corp N Y now owns 8,839 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $520,000 after buying an additional 650 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Lehman & Derafelo Financial Resources LLC acquired a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $134,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA:EFA traded up $0.19 during trading on Friday, reaching $65.56. The stock had a trading volume of 9,461,920 shares, compared to its average volume of 25,580,002. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $65.59. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a fifty-two week low of $56.77 and a fifty-two week high of $69.13.

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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