EFA - iShares MSCI EAFE ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
67.55
-0.34 (-0.50%)
As of 10:04AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close67.89
Open67.54
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 1300
Day's Range67.47 - 67.65
52 Week Range64.56 - 75.27
Volume2,756,597
Avg. Volume23,099,445
Net Assets72.57B
NAV67.23
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield3.12%
YTD Return-2.84%
Beta (3y)0.97
Expense Ratio (net)0.32%
Inception Date2001-08-14
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  • ETF Trends14 days ago

    Investigating an International ETF After a Rough June

    After surging last year, ex-US developed markets exchange traded funds are struggling this year. For example, the widely followed MSCI EAFE Index is lower by more than 4% year-to-date. The iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) , which tracks the MSCI EAFE Index and is the largest international equity ETF in the U.S., is coming off a rough June that saw the ETF make some ominous technical moves.

  • Is SPDR MSCI EAFE StrategicFactors ETF (QEFA) a Hot ETF Right Now?
    Zacks2 months ago

    Is SPDR MSCI EAFE StrategicFactors ETF (QEFA) a Hot ETF Right Now?

    Smart Beta ETF report for QEFA

  • What April’s PMI Reports Are Signaling for Emerging Economies
    Market Realist2 months ago

    What April’s PMI Reports Are Signaling for Emerging Economies

    Key emerging market economic indicators released in the past week include the following: India manufacturing PMI India final services PMI Indonesia manufacturing PMI Mexico manufacturing PMI Brazil final manufacturing PMI Russia final manufacturing PMI China final manufacturing PMI China final services PMI Brazil final services PMI Russia services PMI

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    A Currency Hedge For Developed Markets

    With the dollar strengthening, now is the ideal time for investors to reconsider the advantages of hedging currency risk with international equities and exchange traded funds, such as the iShares Currency ...

  • Benzinga2 months ago

    A Strong Dollar Idea

    The once-sluggish U.S. dollar is roaring back with vengeance. For the 90 days ended May 15, the PowerShares DB US Dollar Bullish ETF (NYSE: UUP ) returned 4.7 percent. While dollar strength is not yet ...

  • Morningstar2 months ago

    Foreign Diversification Without the Currency Risk

    Currency-hedging won't always help performance and could hurt tax efficiency, but it should consistently reduce volatility. Its diversified portfolio captures a large chunk of the available foreign market capitalization while also hedging currency risk. The fund tracks the MSCI EAFE 100% Hedged to USD Index, which covers stocks from the MSCI EAFE Index while hedging currency risk.

  • What March’s Numbers Signal for Emerging Economies
    Market Realist3 months ago

    What March’s Numbers Signal for Emerging Economies

    Major emerging market economic indicators released in the past weeks include the following: India’s manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) Brazil’s manufacturing PMI Russia’s manufacturing PMI China’s manufacturing PMI India’s service PMI China’s service PMI Brazil’s service PMI Russia’s service PMI Indonesia’s manufacturing PMI Mexico’s manufacturing PMI

  • Why Ericsson Stock Soared 17%
    Market Realist3 months ago

    Why Ericsson Stock Soared 17%

    On Friday, Ericsson (ERIC) stock surged more than 17% after the telecom equipment maker posted profits for the first quarter of 2018. Ericsson closed the day up $1.14 at $7.78 on the company’s better-than-expected earnings in 1Q18. The company noted that its turnaround strategy has been bearing fruit, which is helping to reduce losses and boosting investors’ confidence, as is reflected in the stock price.

  • Benzinga3 months ago

    A Rapidly Growing Developed Markets ETF

    Some new exchange-traded funds are well-timed. Others, not so much. To be fair, good timing with new ETFs is often a matter of coincidence, but as the old saying goes, “it's better to be lucky than good.” ...

  • Benzinga3 months ago

    Demand For International ETFs Remains Strong

    One of the more notable themes in the world of exchange-traded funds last year was investors affinity for international equity funds. When 2017 drew to a close, five of the year's top 10 asset-gathering ...

  • Melita Partners with Ericsson in the 5G Space
    Market Realist3 months ago

    Melita Partners with Ericsson in the 5G Space

    Recently, Melita announced that it has partnered with Ericsson (ERIC) to modernize its mobile networks. Melita is a telecommunications company that provides services in verticals including cable television, broadband Internet, and mobile telephone. Melita Mobile should now be able to provide customers with a 4.5G mobile network with initial Internet speed up to 200 Mbps.

  • Is the NIFTY 50 in the Correction Zone?
    Market Realist4 months ago

    Is the NIFTY 50 in the Correction Zone?

    A Look at Major Emerging Economies and Their Growth Story

  • How Nokia Aims to Improve Shareholder Value
    Market Realist4 months ago

    How Nokia Aims to Improve Shareholder Value

    Nokia (NOK) has a dividend yield of 4.4%, indicating an annualized payout of $0.24 per share and a dividend payout ratio of 61.2%. Peer companies Cisco (CSCO), Juniper (JNPR), and Europe’s (EFA) Ericsson (ERIC) have dividend yields of 3%, 2.9%, and 2%, respectively. The company completed its share repurchase program of 1 billion euros as well as its 7 billion capital structure optimization program, which it announced back in October 2015.

  • What Are the Key Drivers of Nokia’s Networks Segment?
    Market Realist4 months ago

    What Are the Key Drivers of Nokia’s Networks Segment?

    In 4Q17, Nokia’s (NOK) Networks segment experienced YoY (year-over-year) growth in mobile networks, applications and analytics, and IP (Internet protocol) and optical networks driven by strength in its product portfolio. Nokia has stated that the performance of its AirScale product has been good. Earlier this year, Nokia announced that it had partnered with NTT DoCoMo (DCM) in the 5G (fifth-generation) space.

  • Investopedia4 months ago

    ETF Growth Spurt Will Continue

    The ETF industry's stellar growth trajectory is expected to continue in the coming years.

  • Why Ericsson Is Optimistic about Transition to 5G Technology
    Market Realist4 months ago

    Why Ericsson Is Optimistic about Transition to 5G Technology

    Mobile networks have been focusing on individual customers through voice and SMS (short message service) in 2G (second generation) and Web browsing, video streaming, and high-speed Internet in 3G (third-generation) and 4G (fourth-generation) technology. The transition to 5G (fifth-generation) technology is expected to serve consumers as well as industries. Applications such as 4K and 8K video streaming VR (virtual reality) and AR (augmented reality) will mean a requirement for higher bandwidth, greater capacity, and increased security.

  • Fitbit’s Performance since Its 3Q17 Results
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Fitbit’s Performance since Its 3Q17 Results

    Fitbit (FIT) stock has fallen 12.5% since the firm announced its 3Q17 results on November 1, 2017. Fitbit has been affected by declining sales over the last two years, and the company has attributed this fall in sales to saturation in developed markets in the United States and Europe (EFA). Although Fitbit has introduced various products in the last two years, device sales haven’t met expectations. Fitbit’s management is still optimistic about long-term device sales and had stated that Fitbit was the number-one Health and Fitness application downloaded on iOS and Android (GOOG)(GOOGL) in 3Q17.

  • Economic Indicators You Should Watch This Week
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Economic Indicators You Should Watch This Week

    January Services PMI and Jobs Report: Impact on Developed Markets

  • A Look at Spain Manufacturing PMI in January 2018
    Market Realist5 months ago

    A Look at Spain Manufacturing PMI in January 2018

    What January Manufacturing Reports Signal for Developed Markets

  • Tracking Facebook’s Spending on Key Items
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Tracking Facebook’s Spending on Key Items

    Facebook's 4Q17 Post-Earnings Update: Ads, Bitcoin, and Spending

  • Foreign stocks fall behind
    CNBC Videos4 months ago

    Foreign stocks fall behind

    CNBC's Mike Santoli takes a look at the performance in ETFs tracking foreign markets.

  • Technician says Europe's troubles far from over
    CNBC Videos4 months ago

    Technician says Europe's troubles far from over

    Cornerstone Macro technician Carter Worth looks at the possibility of tariffs and the impact on European stocks.