Traders sold shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA) on strength during trading on Thursday. $76.75 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $169.35 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $92.60 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund had the 9th highest net out-flow for the day. iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund traded up $0.12 for the day and closed at $68.00

The stock has a 50 day moving average of $66.83 and a 200 day moving average of $64.78.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 16.5% during 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 last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 8.6% during 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 last quarter. Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 5.7% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 26,988,956 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,759,681,000 after buying an additional 1,457,915 shares during the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 3.4% during 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 last quarter. Finally, PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund by 2.0% during the second quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 13,564,026 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $884,374,000 after buying an additional 269,054 shares during the last quarter.

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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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