Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC Takes $711,000 Position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)


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Stratos Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm bought 9,374 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock, valued at approximately $711,000.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Essex Financial Services Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.9% in the fourth quarter. Essex Financial Services Inc. now owns 3,898 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $284,000 after purchasing an additional 145 shares in the last quarter. Trust Co. of Vermont lifted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.8% during the first quarter. Trust Co. of Vermont now owns 19,157 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,453,000 after purchasing an additional 147 shares during the period. Chemung Canal Trust Co. grew its position in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.7% in the first quarter. Chemung Canal Trust Co. now owns 21,819 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock valued at $1,656,000 after acquiring an additional 150 shares during the period. Financial Insights Inc. increased its holdings in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 3.7% during the fourth quarter. Financial Insights Inc. now owns 4,240 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $309,000 after buying an additional 152 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BBR Partners LLC grew its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE ETF by 0.8% during the 4th quarter. BBR Partners LLC now owns 18,195 shares of the exchange traded fund’s stock worth $1,328,000 after acquiring an additional 152 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 77.34% of the company’s stock.

Shares of NYSEARCA EFA opened at $78.97 on Tuesday. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a 52-week low of $54.01 and a 52-week high of $79.42. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $77.51 and a 200 day moving average price of $74.54.

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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