NYSEARCA:EFA - iShares MSCI EAFE ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$70.44 -0.46 (-0.65 %)
(As of 05/24/2018 12:02 PM ET)
Previous Close$70.75
Today's Range$70.22 - $70.81
52-Week Range$64.56 - $75.27
Volume633,185 shs
Average Volume26.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$79.46 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.52%
BetaN/A

About iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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. 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.

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Basic Details

Issuer Blackrock
Fund NameiShares MSCI EAFE ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:EFA
Inception Date8/14/2001
Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Phone+1-800-4742737

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI EAFE NR USD
CategoryBroad Equity
FocusBroad Equity
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionDeveloped Markets

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$79.17 billion
Average Daily Volume$25.87 million
Discount/Premium0.44%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.32%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.32%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.32%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC
Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company
Trustee
Lead Market MakerJane Street

Geographic Exposure of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)
Currency Exposure of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)
Sector Exposure of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)
Industry Exposure of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's stock symbol?

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

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

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.7426 per share on Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 19th. View iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI EAFE ETF?

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 34,812,242 shares, an increase of 38.9% from the April 13th total of 25,066,715 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 19,710,594 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days.

Who are iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's key executives?

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Michael Arthur Latham, President, Trustee (Age 51)
  • Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Scott F. Radell, Executive Vice President (Age 48)
  • Amy Schioldager, Executive Vice President (Age 56)
  • Edward B. Baer, Vice President, Chief Legal Officer (Age 45)
  • Ira P. Shapiro, Vice President (Age 52)
  • Eilleen M. Clavere, Secretary (Age 61)
  • Cecilia H. Herbert, Independent Trustee (Age 68)
  • Charles A. Hurty, Independent Trustee (Age 73)
  • Robert S. Kapito, Trustee (Age 59)

Has iShares MSCI EAFE ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EFA stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. iShares MSCI EAFE ETF earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 45.29 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's major shareholders?

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (13.16%), BlackRock Inc. (8.13%), Jones Financial Companies Lllp (4.46%), Northern Trust Corp (2.92%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (1.26%) and US Bancorp DE (0.91%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF.

Which major investors are selling iShares MSCI EAFE ETF stock?

EFA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sand Hill Global Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Assetmark Inc., Mason Street Advisors LLC, LPL Financial LLC and Prudential Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF.

Which major investors are buying iShares MSCI EAFE ETF stock?

EFA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Summit Trail Advisors LLC, Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Investure LLC, Jones Financial Companies Lllp, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University and Rockefeller Capital Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF.

How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI EAFE ETF?

Shares of EFA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's stock price today?

One share of EFA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.44.

How big of a company is iShares MSCI EAFE ETF?

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF has a market capitalization of $79.46 billion.

How can I contact iShares MSCI EAFE ETF?

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF's mailing address is 525 Washington Blvd Ste 1405, JERSEY CITY, NJ 07310-1646, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-800-4742737.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  56 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  98
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares MSCI EAFE ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EFA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EFA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Earnings

Dividends

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Dividend Information

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF pays an annual dividend of $1.81 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.57%. EFA's most recent semiannual dividend payment was Tuesday, December 26.
Most Recent Dividend:12/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.81
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Payout Ratio(s):N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA)

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA:EFA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/19/2017semiannual$0.74262.13%12/19/201712/20/201712/26/2017
6/20/2017semiannual$1.06173.26%6/20/20176/22/20176/26/2017
12/21/2016semiannual$0.59622.07%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$1.11133.38%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.58521.93%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
6/25/2014semiannual$1.67624.91%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
12/18/2013semiannual$0.55171.71%12/18/201312/20/201312/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Headlines

iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (NYSEARCA EFA) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
A Currency Hedge For Developed MarketsA Currency Hedge For Developed Markets
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 6:04 PM
iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) Short Interest Up 38.9% in ApriliShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) Short Interest Up 38.9% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 1:33 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 23 at 5:04 PM
EFA, TEVA, CHKP, CCE: Large Outflows Detected at ETFEFA, TEVA, CHKP, CCE: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
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seekingalpha.com - April 13 at 8:38 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 9:51 AM
iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Short Interest Down 10.2% in JanuaryiShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Short Interest Down 10.2% in January
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 31 at 1:14 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:51 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:01 PM
Short Interest in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Decreases By 32.8%Short Interest in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Decreases By 32.8%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 3:32 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 5:26 PM
iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Short Interest Up 10.6% in DecemberiShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Short Interest Up 10.6% in December
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 2 at 2:28 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 5:23 PM
iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.74 (EFA)iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.74 (EFA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 7:34 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 18 at 9:37 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:39 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 9:50 AM
Short Interest in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Grows By 11.4%Short Interest in iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) Grows By 11.4%
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 1:04 AM
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