iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) Shares Bought by D.B. Root & Company LLC

D.B. Root & Company LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 19.0% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 8,982 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 1,433 shares during the quarter. D.B. Root & Company LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $583,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the business. BlackRock Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 70,212,923 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $4,127,115,000 after purchasing an additional 280,583 shares in the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 9.5% in the fourth quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 29,934,119 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,759,527,000 after purchasing an additional 2,605,601 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 78.3% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 18,852,846 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,108,171,000 after purchasing an additional 8,277,894 shares in the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 14.2% in the fourth quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 17,255,269 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,014,265,000 after purchasing an additional 2,146,330 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 8.0% in the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 14,041,772 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $825,376,000 after purchasing an additional 1,044,608 shares in the last quarter.

EFA stock opened at $66.67 on Monday. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a fifty-two week low of $56.77 and a fifty-two week high of $72.10.

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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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