Merriman Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF (BATS:EFG) by 92.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 54,950 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 26,359 shares during the period. Merriman Wealth Management LLC’s holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF were worth $4,459,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. Weaver Consulting Group purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF in the first quarter worth about $32,000. Deutsche Bank AG purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF in the fourth quarter worth about $31,000. JNBA Financial Advisors purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF in the first quarter worth about $37,000. Truvestments Capital LLC purchased a new stake in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF in the first quarter worth about $38,000. Finally, First Manhattan Co. lifted its holdings in iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF by 433.1% in the first quarter. First Manhattan Co. now owns 677 shares of the company’s stock worth $52,000 after buying an additional 550 shares during the period.

Shares of EFG stock traded up $0.75 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $78.93. 82,872 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of $80.33. iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF has a 12-month low of $67.58 and a 12-month high of $85.81.

About iShares MSCI EAFE Growth ETF

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 ETF (BATS:EFG)

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