iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund Company Profile (NYSE:EFA)

About iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund logoiShares 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. The Index includes stocks from Europe, Australasia and the Far East. The Fund invests in a representative sample of securities included in the Index that collectively has an investment profile similar to the Index. Due to the use of representative sampling, the Fund may or may not hold all of the securities that are included in the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:EFA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $64.02
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $60.56
  • 52 Week Range: $51.93 - $66.38
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 20.00 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)

What is iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's stock symbol?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EFA."

How often does iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.5962 per share on Wednesday, December 28th. This represents a yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 21st. View iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 41,042,507 shares, an increase of 0.8% from the April 28th total of 41,361,466 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 20,633,305 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days.

Who are some of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's key competitors?

How do I buy iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock?

Shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock cost?

One share of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.80 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
Most Recent Dividend:12/28/2016
Annual Dividend:$1.19
Dividend Yield:1.80%
Dividend Growth:1.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:31.32% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/21/2016semiannual$0.602.07%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$1.113.38%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.591.93%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
6/25/2014semiannual$1.684.91%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
12/18/2013semiannual$0.551.71%12/18/201312/20/201312/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
Latest Headlines for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSE:EFA)
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iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff