iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEARCA:EFA)

$68.91 -0.25 (-0.36 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 02:19 AM ET)
Previous Close$69.16
Today's Range$68.84 - $69.03
52-Week Range$56.10 - $70.00
Volume24.77 million shs
Average Volume17.81 million shs
Market Capitalization$80.91 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.42%
BetaN/A

About iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA: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:
  • Industry: Investment Trusts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Investment Trusts
  • Symbol: NYSEARCA:EFA
  • Previous Symbol: NYSE:EFA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: us.ishares.com
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.66
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: ($0.93)
  • Net Margins: 307.75%
  • Return on Equity: 13.23%
  • Return on Assets: 13.15%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,178,400,000
 

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

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

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA 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 Tuesday, June 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be given a dividend of $1.0617 per share on Monday, June 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 20th. This is a positive change from iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's previous semiannual dividend of $0.60. 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 October. As of October 13th, there was short interest totalling 39,576,581 shares, an increase of 21.0% from the September 29th total of 32,720,060 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 11,545,315 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.4 days.

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

Who are iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's key executives?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund'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 53)
  • 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)

Who owns iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (12.33%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (1.97%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.02%), TD Asset Management Inc. (0.84%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.63%) and TIAA FSB (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund.

Who sold iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock? Who is selling iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Yale University, SG Americas Securities LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Dupont Capital Management Corp, TD Asset Management Inc., Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, American International Group Inc. and Principal Financial Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund.

Who bought iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock? Who is buying iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameriprise Financial Inc., Truepoint Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Prudential Financial Inc., Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, CIBC Asset Management Inc and Bessemer Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund.

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 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 Index Fund's stock price today?

One share of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.91.

How big of a company is iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund has a market capitalization of $80.91 billion.

How can I contact iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund?

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund'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 Index Fund (NYSEARCA EFA)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  19 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  28 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  47
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Price Target History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)

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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)


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Estimates

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Most Recent Dividend:6/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.66
Dividend Yield:2.41%
Payout Ratio:-178.49% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA EFA)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/20/2017semiannual$1.063.26%6/20/20176/22/20176/26/2017
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 (NYSEARCA EFA)
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Latest Headlines for iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA EFA)

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This page was last updated on 11/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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