Atlas Brown Inc. Cuts Holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Atlas Brown Inc. reduced its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 3.8% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 29,544 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 1,179 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF comprises 1.0% of Atlas Brown Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 29th biggest position. Atlas Brown Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $2,305,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Ensign Peak Advisors Inc boosted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 4.9% during the second quarter. Ensign Peak Advisors Inc now owns 775,302 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $61,156,000 after purchasing an additional 36,119 shares during the last quarter. Wealth Advisory Solutions LLC increased its position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 29.9% during the second quarter. Wealth Advisory Solutions LLC now owns 99,503 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,849,000 after acquiring an additional 22,905 shares during the last quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC increased its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 21.5% in the first quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 14,238 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,080,000 after buying an additional 2,515 shares during the last quarter. Acorn Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 7.2% in the second quarter. Acorn Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 5,791 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $457,000 after acquiring an additional 388 shares during the period. Finally, Sage Capital Advisors llc boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 118.9% in the second quarter. Sage Capital Advisors llc now owns 27,543 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $2,166,000 after acquiring an additional 14,960 shares during the period. 75.42% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of NYSEARCA EFA traded down $0.53 during trading on Thursday, hitting $79.26. The company had a trading volume of 20,238,670 shares, compared to its average volume of 20,775,588. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 52 week low of $70.09 and a 52 week high of $82.29. The business’s 50-day moving average is $79.97 and its 200 day moving average is $80.06.

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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