Whitnell & Co. Has $6.13 Million Position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Whitnell & Co. trimmed its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 1.7% in the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 93,964 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,658 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF comprises about 2.0% of Whitnell & Co.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 10th largest position. Whitnell & Co.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $6,127,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of EFA. Financial Enhancement Group LLC increased its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 86.0% during the second quarter. Financial Enhancement Group LLC now owns 413 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $27,000 after buying an additional 191 shares during the period. Arcus Capital Partners LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the second quarter valued at about $28,000. Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at about $28,000. Julex Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at about $30,000. Finally, Garrett Wealth Advisory Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at about $34,000.

Shares of NYSEARCA EFA traded down $0.04 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $68.38. 9,850,063 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 25,639,957. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 12-month low of $56.77 and a 12-month high of $68.64. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $65.99 and a 200 day moving average price of $65.08.

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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