TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Fund offered by:
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Ticker: TFTIX
Fossil fuel grade: Fossil fuel exposure of 4.02% places the fund in the range of between 3% and 5.5% exposure. Assigned a grade of C.Fossil fuel exposure of 4.02% places the fund in the range of between 3% and 5.5% exposure. Assigned a grade of C.How we track fossil fuel investments
C
$143.83 MILLION
in fossil fuel investments
439
fossil fuel stocks found
4.02%
of assets flagged
Data as of 8/31/21
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. When calculating a portfolio's exposure to a screen list, we only consider long investments, ignoring any shorts or liabilities.
Producers energy sector
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Carbon Underground 200
103
holdings
$61.64M
invested
1.72%
of portfolio
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
84
holdings
$29.1M
invested
0.81%
of portfolio
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
241
holdings
$79.06M
invested
2.21%
of portfolio
Consumers utility sector
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Macroclimate 30
14
holdings
$12.83M
invested
0.36%
of portfolio
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
174
holdings
$61.7M
invested
1.73%
of portfolio
Investments in major fossil fuel companies:
Chevron Corp
Carbon Underground 200 Top 200 carbon reserves
$11.52M invested
American Electric Power Co Inc
Macroclimate 30 Top 30 coal-fired power
$6.81M invested
Pioneer Natural Resources Co
Carbon Underground 200 Top 200 carbon reserves
$5.25M invested
Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class B
Macroclimate 30 Top 30 coal-fired power
$5M invested
BHP Group Ltd
Carbon Underground 200 Top 200 carbon reserves
$4.5M invested
RWE AG
Carbon Underground 200 Top 200 carbon reserves
$4.31M invested
All fossil fuel companies
439 holdings
439 holdings
  • 1. NextEra Energy Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    $14.08M
    0.39%
  • 2. Chevron Corp
    Carbon Underground 200Oil/gas industry
    $11.52M
    0.32%
  • 3. Reliance Industries Ltd Shs Dematerialised
    Oil/gas industry
    $8.22M
    0.23%
  • 4. American Electric Power Co Inc
    Coal industryMacroclimate 30Fossil-fired utility
    $6.81M
    0.19%
  • 5. WEC Energy Group Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    $5.35M
    0.15%
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on TFTIX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Category
Target-Date 2050
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-3.68% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.63% less invested
Less invested in Clean200 
3.52% less invested
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Category
Target-Date 2050
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-3.68% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.63% less invested
Less invested in Clean200 
3.52% less invested
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Category
Target-Date 2050
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 9/30/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-3.68% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.63% less invested
Less invested in Clean200 
3.52% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
TFTIX - TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
26%
12%
13%
13%
4.02% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
30%
16%
17%
17%
6.65% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-3.54%
-3.92%
-3.64%
-3.68%
2.63%  lower
Find more financial data on TFTIX at Morningstar.com
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