First American Trust FSB lessened its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 18.3% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 5,321 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,190 shares during the period. First American Trust FSB’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $313,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. acquired a new position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the 4th quarter worth $291,000. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 20.2% during the 4th quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 138,980 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $8,540,000 after acquiring an additional 23,364 shares during the last quarter. Pure Financial Advisors Inc. lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 4.4% during the 4th quarter. Pure Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 13,404 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $788,000 after acquiring an additional 561 shares during the last quarter. Global Trust Asset Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 2.2% during the 4th quarter. Global Trust Asset Management LLC now owns 18,488 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,086,000 after acquiring an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. Finally, HT Partners LLC acquired a new position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the 4th quarter worth $366,000.

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF stock traded down $0.42 on Friday, reaching $61.03. 39,344,438 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 35,118,988. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a twelve month low of $56.77 and a twelve month high of $75.27.

The company also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 19th were given a dividend of $0.638 per share. This represents a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 18th.

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iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Company 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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