Investors purchased shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA) on weakness during trading on Thursday. $254.89 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $207.98 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $46.91 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund had the 13th highest net in-flow for the day. iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund traded down ($0.95) for the day and closed at $66.07

The company’s 50 day moving average is $66.12 and its 200 day moving average is $63.67.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 16.5% in the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 143,106,669 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $9,330,554,000 after buying an additional 20,288,344 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 8.6% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 108,227,285 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,056,419,000 after buying an additional 8,595,962 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 3.4% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 16,145,965 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,052,518,000 after buying an additional 526,967 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 2.5% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 11,662,552 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $760,399,000 after buying an additional 279,166 shares during the period. Finally, TD Asset Management Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 25.1% in the second quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 10,548,271 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $687,748,000 after buying an additional 2,118,435 shares during the period.

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About iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund

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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