iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Holdings Boosted by Prism Advisors Inc.

Prism Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFAFree Report) by 7.4% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 300,581 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after purchasing an additional 20,739 shares during the quarter. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF accounts for about 7.2% of Prism Advisors Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 4th largest holding. Prism Advisors Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $24,004,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 131.3% during the third quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 69,418 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,784,000 after buying an additional 39,407 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 11.1% during the third quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 100,038 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $6,895,000 after buying an additional 10,024 shares during the period. QRG Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at approximately $2,400,000. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the third quarter valued at approximately $5,162,000. Finally, FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.1% during the third quarter. FMR LLC now owns 10,227,748 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $704,896,000 after buying an additional 110,166 shares during the period. 79.80% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Price Performance

Shares of EFA traded up $0.31 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $78.45. 16,057,055 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 12,366,130. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 1 year low of $65.68 and a 1 year high of $82.16. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $79.38 and its 200-day moving average price is $77.31.

About iShares MSCI EAFE ETF

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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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