iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF (BATS:EFAV) Shares Sold by Natixis Advisors L.P.

Natixis Advisors L.P. lessened its holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF (BATS:EFAV) by 7.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 55,276 shares of the company’s stock after selling 4,768 shares during the quarter. Natixis Advisors L.P.’s holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF were worth $4,015,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF by 2.9% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,990,399 shares of the company’s stock worth $431,309,000 after purchasing an additional 166,697 shares during the period. FMR LLC boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF by 4.8% during the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 4,899,391 shares of the company’s stock valued at $352,756,000 after acquiring an additional 224,143 shares during the period. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF by 10.5% during the first quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 2,935,274 shares of the company’s stock valued at $211,340,000 after acquiring an additional 280,084 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF by 1.7% during the second quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 2,379,644 shares of the company’s stock valued at $172,857,000 after acquiring an additional 39,784 shares during the period. Finally, Securian Asset Management Inc boosted its holdings in shares of iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF by 5.4% during the second quarter. Securian Asset Management Inc now owns 1,437,812 shares of the company’s stock valued at $104,443,000 after acquiring an additional 73,700 shares during the period.

Shares of EFAV traded up $0.16 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $73.17. 619,488 shares of the stock traded hands. iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF has a 1-year low of $64.68 and a 1-year high of $76.51. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $71.87 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $71.94.

Further Reading: What is a good rate of return for a mutual fund?

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF (BATS:EFAV)

Receive News & Ratings for iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.