SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF
Fund offered by:
SPDR State Street Global Advisors
Ticker: LOWCsocially responsible
Fossil fuel grade: Fossil fuel exposure of 5.05% places the fund in the C grade range of between 4% and 7% exposure.Fossil fuel exposure of 5.05% places the fund in the C grade range of between 4% and 7% exposure.How we track fossil fuel investments
C
$3.13 MILLION
in fossil fuel investments
Fossil free badges
0 out of 5 badges
Legacy grade: Funds can earn up to five badges for avoiding stock investments in different fossil fuel sectors.
66
fossil fuel stocks found
5.05%
of assets flagged
Data as of 8/31/20
Fossil fuel holdings
  For each fossil fuel category, we show the fund's exposure, if we found any.
Click a category to see the breakdown of companies in the pie chart and list below.
Producers energy sector
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Carbon Underground 200
1.19%
of assets
13
holdings
$738,868
invested
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
0.72%
of assets
8
holdings
$445,168
invested
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
2.66%
of assets
38
holdings
$1.65M
invested
Consumers utility sector
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Macroclimate 30
0.55%
of assets
2
holdings
$339,004
invested
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
2.23%
of assets
26
holdings
$1.38M
invested
All fossil fuel companies
66 holdings
66 holdings
  • 1. Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class B
    Macroclimate 30Fossil-fired utility
    0.5% of assets
    $310,489 invested
  • 2. Schlumberger Ltd
    Oil/gas industry
    0.31% of assets
    $191,146 invested
  • 3. Mitsui & Co Ltd
    Carbon Underground 200Coal industryOil/gas industry
    0.24% of assets
    $148,001 invested
  • 4. NextEra Energy Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.21% of assets
    $128,418 invested
  • 5. Chevron Corp
    Carbon Underground 200Oil/gas industry
    0.21% of assets
    $128,413 invested
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SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF $LOWC is 5.05% invested in fossil fuel stocks, with $3.13 MILLION invested across 66 equity holdings
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on LOWC at Morningstar.com
Current fund
LOWC
SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF
Family
SPDR State Street Global Advisors
Category
World Large Stock
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 5-yr returns 
4.85% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.48% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
140 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
1.81% less invested
Current fund
LOWC
SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF
Family
SPDR State Street Global Advisors
Category
World Large Stock
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 5-yr returns 
4.85% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.48% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
140 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
1.81% less invested
Current fund
LOWC
SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF
Family
SPDR State Street Global Advisors
Category
World Large Stock
vs.
Benchmark
ACWX
iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Foreign Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI Ex USA
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 5-yr returns 
4.85% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.48% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
140 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
1.81% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
LOWC - SPDR® MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF
17%
9.37%
10%
/
5.05% 
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
7.98%
2.55%
5.63%
5.09%
8.53% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
9.45%
6.82%
4.85%
/
3.48%  lower
Find more financial data on LOWC at Morningstar.com
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