Investors bought shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) on weakness during trading hours on Tuesday. $313.39 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $224.68 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $88.71 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, iShares MSCI EAFE ETF had the 12th highest net in-flow for the day. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF traded down ($1.08) for the day and closed at $61.33

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in EFA. Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 179.0% in the first quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 450,903 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $31,419,000 after buying an additional 289,274 shares during the last quarter. James Investment Research Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the second quarter valued at about $303,000. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the second quarter valued at about $11,452,000. Colorado Capital Management Inc. raised its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 8.0% in the second quarter. Colorado Capital Management Inc. now owns 18,118 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,213,000 after buying an additional 1,346 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Private Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the second quarter valued at about $635,000.

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iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Company Profile (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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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