PFG Advisors decreased its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 6.8% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 9,777 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 714 shares during the period. PFG Advisors’ holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $640,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in EFA. Rikoon Group LLC boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.9% in the 1st quarter. Rikoon Group LLC now owns 16,215 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,052,000 after purchasing an additional 151 shares during the period. Reston Wealth Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.1% during the 2nd quarter. Reston Wealth Management LLC now owns 5,047 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $332,000 after buying an additional 154 shares in the last quarter. Connecticut Wealth Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. Connecticut Wealth Management LLC now owns 9,401 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $618,000 after buying an additional 158 shares in the last quarter. Cypress Wealth Services LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.8% during the 1st quarter. Cypress Wealth Services LLC now owns 9,370 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $608,000 after buying an additional 163 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 1.0% during the 2nd quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC now owns 17,271 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,134,000 after buying an additional 163 shares in the last quarter.

NYSEARCA:EFA traded down $0.35 on Thursday, hitting $62.51. 404,622 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 26,126,615. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $64.49 and a 200-day moving average price of $64.81. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 52 week low of $56.77 and a 52 week high of $69.13.

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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