iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Position Lifted by Parkside Financial Bank & Trust

Parkside Financial Bank & Trust grew its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) by 0.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 120,952 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock after buying an additional 703 shares during the period. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF accounts for about 2.6% of Parkside Financial Bank & Trust’s portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest position. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $7,888,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Baystate Wealth Management LLC raised its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.6% during the 2nd quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 14,534 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $960,000 after buying an additional 507 shares during the last quarter. South Texas Money Management Ltd. lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 12.6% in the 2nd quarter. South Texas Money Management Ltd. now owns 12,711 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $836,000 after purchasing an additional 1,420 shares in the last quarter. Summit Financial Group Inc. purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF during the 2nd quarter worth $6,976,000. Stairway Partners LLC raised its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.7% during the 2nd quarter. Stairway Partners LLC now owns 1,712,279 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $112,548,000 after acquiring an additional 61,503 shares during the period. Finally, Elwood & Goetz Wealth Advisory Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 7.2% during the 2nd quarter. Elwood & Goetz Wealth Advisory Group LLC now owns 4,915 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $323,000 after acquiring an additional 330 shares during the period.

EFA traded down $0.04 on Friday, hitting $68.38. The company had a trading volume of 9,850,063 shares, compared to its average volume of 25,639,957. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 1 year low of $56.77 and a 1 year high of $68.64. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $65.99 and its 200 day moving average price is $65.08.

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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