IFG Advisory LLC Grows Stake in iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (BATS:IEFA)

IFG Advisory LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (BATS:IEFA) by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 231,905 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,574 shares during the period. iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF comprises approximately 4.1% of IFG Advisory LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. IFG Advisory LLC’s holdings in iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF were worth $23,159,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in IEFA. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its stake in shares of iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF by 2,778.0% during the first quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp now owns 28,608,596 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,738,545,000 after purchasing an additional 27,614,564 shares during the period. Raymond James & Associates increased its stake in shares of iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF by 8.6% during the first quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 41,175,982 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,502,264,000 after purchasing an additional 3,244,785 shares during the period. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF by 11.4% during the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 29,316,878 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,781,587,000 after purchasing an additional 3,000,649 shares during the period. RiverFront Investment Group LLC increased its stake in shares of iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF by 68.9% during the first quarter. RiverFront Investment Group LLC now owns 4,892,831 shares of the company’s stock worth $297,337,000 after purchasing an additional 1,996,045 shares during the period. Finally, Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. acquired a new stake in iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF during the first quarter worth approximately $61,985,000.

BATS:IEFA traded down $0.29 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $58.51. 2,782,245 shares of the company were exchanged. The business has a 50 day moving average of $60.31 and a 200 day moving average of $60.68. iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF has a 1-year low of $56.55 and a 1-year high of $70.84.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF (BATS:IEFA)

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