HT Partners LLC trimmed its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 0.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 700,702 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after selling 492 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF accounts for approximately 16.9% of HT Partners LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 2nd largest position. HT Partners LLC owned about 0.10% of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF worth $44,600,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.0% during the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 87,350 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $4,670,000 after purchasing an additional 2,552 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc grew its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 209.8% in the 1st quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 323,225 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $17,307,000 after buying an additional 218,890 shares during the last quarter. Wellington Management Group LLP bought a new position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the 1st quarter worth $1,407,000. CWA Asset Management Group LLC bought a new position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF in the 1st quarter worth $250,000. Finally, Guardian Capital LP lifted its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 12.0% during the 1st quarter. Guardian Capital LP now owns 126,500 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $6,763,000 after acquiring an additional 13,600 shares during the last quarter.
Shares of NYSEARCA:EFA traded up $0.30 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $64.74. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 15,792,590 shares, compared to its average volume of 31,457,285. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $64.62 and its 200 day simple moving average is $61.03. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a fifty-two week low of $45.72 and a fifty-two week high of $70.42.
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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