TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Fund offered by:
TIAA Investments
Ticker: TNWCXsocially responsible
3 out of 5 badges
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$11.89 MILLION
in fossil fuel investments
39
fossil fuel stocks found
6.06%
of assets flagged
Data as of 5/31/19
  For each fossil fuel category, we show the fund's exposure, or a green badge if it's clean.
Click a category to see the breakdown of companies in the pie chart and list below.
Producers energy sector
Carbon Underground 200
Carbon Underground 200
Top 200 owners of coal and oil/gas reserves
No direct stock holdings
+1 fossil free badge
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
No direct stock holdings
+1 fossil free badge
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
3.7%
of assets
32
holdings
$7.26M
invested
Consumers utility sector
Macroclimate 30
Macroclimate 30
30 largest coal-fired utilities
No direct stock holdings
+1 fossil free badge
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
2.36%
of assets
7
holdings
$4.63M
invested
All fossil fuel companies
39 holdings
39 holdings
  • 1. Sempra Energy
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.6% of assets
    $1.18M invested
  • 2. Consolidated Edison Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.57% of assets
    $1.1M invested
  • 3. Eversource Energy
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.56% of assets
    $1.08M invested
  • 4. ONEOK Inc
    Oil/gas industry
    0.55% of assets
    $1.07M invested
  • 5. Valero Energy Corp
    Oil/gas industry
    0.54% of assets
    $1.06M invested
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TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund $TNWCX is 6.06% invested in fossil fuel stocks, with $11.89 MILLION invested across 39 equity holdings
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on TNWCX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
TNWCX
TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Family
TIAA Investments
Category
Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 7/31/19
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 3-yr returns 
-0.52% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.59% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
45 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
3% more invested
Current fund
TNWCX
TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Family
TIAA Investments
Category
Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 7/31/19
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 3-yr returns 
-0.52% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.59% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
45 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
3% more invested
Current fund
TNWCX
TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Family
TIAA Investments
Category
Large Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 7/31/19
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 3-yr returns 
-0.52% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
3.59% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
45 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
3% more invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
TNWCX - TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
7.49%
13%
/
/
6.06% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
7.96%
13%
11%
14%
9.65% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-0.46%
-0.52%
/
/
3.6%  lower
Find more financial data on TNWCX at Morningstar.com
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