iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Position Reduced by Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC

Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC decreased its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 1.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 120,584 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 2,103 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF makes up about 1.7% of Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 8th largest position. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $7,863,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Hudock Capital Group LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 255.1% during the second quarter. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 16,073 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,056,000 after purchasing an additional 11,547 shares during the period. Arden Trust Co acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the second quarter worth approximately $772,000. Gould Asset Management LLC CA grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 8.3% during the second quarter. Gould Asset Management LLC CA now owns 109,617 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,205,000 after buying an additional 8,400 shares in the last quarter. Camden National Bank grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 125.7% during the second quarter. Camden National Bank now owns 8,319 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $547,000 after buying an additional 4,633 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Frontier Wealth Management LLC grew its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 7.7% during the second quarter. Frontier Wealth Management LLC now owns 13,709 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $901,000 after buying an additional 980 shares in the last quarter.

Shares of EFA stock traded down $0.09 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $68.29. 8,524,873 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 25,639,957. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a fifty-two week low of $56.77 and a fifty-two week high of $68.64. The business’s 50 day simple moving average is $65.99 and its 200 day simple moving average is $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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