Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF (BATS:EFG) by 2,540.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 14,628,552 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 14,074,570 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF comprises about 1.2% of Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 15th largest holding. Envestnet Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF were worth $1,215,779,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of EFG. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 37.0% during the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 591,638 shares of the company’s stock valued at $42,071,000 after purchasing an additional 159,870 shares in the last quarter. OmniStar Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 419.2% during the second quarter. OmniStar Financial Group Inc. now owns 13,313 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,106,000 after acquiring an additional 10,749 shares during the last quarter. Citigroup Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 4.6% during the first quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 53,642 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,815,000 after purchasing an additional 2,372 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 5.8% in the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 312,228 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,998,000 after purchasing an additional 17,026 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Natixis Advisors L.P. increased its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 11.3% in the first quarter. Natixis Advisors L.P. now owns 28,917 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,056,000 after purchasing an additional 2,939 shares during the period.

EFG traded up $0.80 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $85.56. 508,416 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $82.22 and its 200-day moving average price is $80.32. iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF has a 1-year low of $67.58 and a 1-year high of $85.81.

About iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF

iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI EAFE Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a subset of the MSCI EAFE Index and constituents of the Index include securities from Europe, Australasia (Australia and Asia), and the Far East.

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