Retirement Income Solutions Inc increased its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 1.5% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 19,385 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 287 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF comprises about 0.6% of Retirement Income Solutions Inc’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. Retirement Income Solutions Inc’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $1,346,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of EFA. BlackRock Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 55.5% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 106,758,381 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $7,017,230,000 after buying an additional 38,109,492 shares during the last quarter. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 11.1% in the third quarter. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC now owns 10,858 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $708,000 after buying an additional 1,081 shares during the last quarter. Wealthfront Advisers LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 7.1% in the third quarter. Wealthfront Advisers LLC now owns 5,044 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $329,000 after buying an additional 335 shares during the last quarter. Biltmore Family Office LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 2.1% in the third quarter. Biltmore Family Office LLC now owns 49,212 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,209,000 after buying an additional 1,031 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Mission Wealth Management LP increased its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.8% in the third quarter. Mission Wealth Management LP now owns 59,865 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $3,904,000 after buying an additional 483 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSEARCA:EFA traded down $0.12 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $69.20. The company had a trading volume of 14,805,054 shares, compared to its average volume of 21,671,152. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $69.34 and its 200-day moving average price is $66.77. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a one year low of $61.26 and a one year high of $70.42.

About iShares MSCI EAFE ETF

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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