Ashford Capital Management Inc. cut its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 5.9% in the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 111,619 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 7,041 shares during the quarter. Ashford Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $7,475,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the business. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.4% in the 1st quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 49,250,379 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,431,767,000 after acquiring an additional 1,627,032 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 6.6% during the 1st quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 32,240,963 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $2,246,550,000 after purchasing an additional 1,991,814 shares during the period. Morgan Stanley grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 11.1% during the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 19,984,455 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,338,358,000 after purchasing an additional 1,998,373 shares during the period. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.3% during the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 14,068,811 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $942,187,000 after purchasing an additional 181,506 shares during the period. Finally, US Bancorp DE grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.4% during the 1st quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 10,093,137 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $703,289,000 after purchasing an additional 37,063 shares during the period.

NYSEARCA EFA opened at $66.76 on Monday. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a twelve month low of $65.15 and a twelve month high of $75.27.

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Profile

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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