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iShares MSCI EAFE Min Vol Factor ETF EFAV

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Morningstar’s Analysis EFAV

Will EFAV outperform in future?

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Well designed.

Analyst Ryan Jackson

Ryan Jackson



IShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility Factor ETF and iShares MSCI Min Vol EAFE Index ETF are well-crafted low-volatility funds that have proven their mettle in bear markets. They offer downside protection that should continue to breed a more attractive risk/reward profile than the foreign developed stock market, meriting Morningstar Medalist Ratings of Silver.

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Portfolio Holdings EFAV

  • Current Portfolio Date
  • Equity Holdings
  • Bond Holdings
  • Other Holdings
  • % Assets in Top 10 Holdings 14.2
Top 10 Holdings
% Portfolio Weight
Market Value USD

Novartis AG Registered Shares

1.52 104.4 Mil

BAE Systems PLC

1.50 102.8 Mil

Zurich Insurance Group AG

1.47 101.1 Mil
Financial Services

Industria De Diseno Textil SA Share From Split

1.45 100.0 Mil
Consumer Cyclical

Otsuka Holdings Co Ltd

1.41 96.7 Mil

Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize NV

1.40 96.4 Mil
Consumer Defensive

Unilever PLC

1.39 95.9 Mil
Consumer Defensive


1.38 95.1 Mil

Swisscom AG

1.35 92.5 Mil
Communication Services

Sanofi SA

1.29 88.6 Mil