Associated Banc Corp boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index (BATS:EFG) by 17.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 5,999 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 912 shares during the quarter. Associated Banc Corp’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index were worth $484,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in EFG. BB&T Investment Services Inc. raised its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index by 44.4% in the third quarter. BB&T Investment Services Inc. now owns 3,513 shares of the company’s stock valued at $271,000 after purchasing an additional 1,080 shares in the last quarter. Patten Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index by 543.8% during the third quarter. Patten Group Inc. now owns 52,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $682,000 after acquiring an additional 44,142 shares in the last quarter. AlphaStar Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index during the third quarter worth approximately $305,000. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index by 6.8% during the third quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 287,312 shares of the company’s stock worth $22,235,000 after acquiring an additional 18,340 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Truepoint Inc. raised its stake in shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index by 7,639.0% during the third quarter. Truepoint Inc. now owns 329,604 shares of the company’s stock worth $330,000 after acquiring an additional 325,345 shares in the last quarter.

iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index (BATS:EFG) opened at $79.18 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $3,450.00 and a P/E ratio of 51.75. iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index has a one year low of $66.33 and a one year high of $85.81.

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About iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index

iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI EAFE Growth Index (the Index). The Index is a subset of the MSCI EAFE Index and constituents of the Index include securities from Europe, Australasia (Australia and Asia), and the Far East.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index (BATS:EFG)

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