TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Fund offered by:
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Ticker: TNWCXsocially responsible
Fossil fuel grade: Fossil fuel exposure of 3.68% places the fund in the B grade range of between 0% and 4% exposure.Fossil fuel exposure of 3.68% places the fund in the B grade range of between 0% and 4% exposure.How we track fossil fuel investments
B
$13.16 MILLION
in fossil fuel investments
Fossil free badges
3 out of 5 badges
Legacy grade: Funds can earn up to five badges for avoiding stock investments in different fossil fuel sectors.
25
fossil fuel stocks found
3.68%
of assets flagged
Data as of 6/30/20
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
No direct stock holdings
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
No direct stock holdings
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
1.81%
of assets
20
holdings
$6.48M
invested
Consumers utility sector
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Macroclimate 30
No direct stock holdings
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
1.87%
of assets
5
holdings
$6.69M
invested
All fossil fuel companies
25 holdings
25 holdings
  • 1. Eversource Energy
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.54% of assets
    $1.95M invested
  • 2. Consolidated Edison Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.53% of assets
    $1.88M invested
  • 3. ONEOK Inc
    Oil/gas industry
    0.5% of assets
    $1.78M invested
  • 4. Sempra Energy
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.49% of assets
    $1.75M invested
  • 5. Cheniere Energy Inc
    Oil/gas industry
    0.38% of assets
    $1.36M invested
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TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund $TNWCX is 3.68% invested in fossil fuel stocks, with $13.16 MILLION invested across 25 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/Nuveen
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: 8/31/20
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
 5-yr returns 
-0.26% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.82% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
34 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
5.44% more invested
Current fund
TNWCX
TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
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: 8/31/20
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
 5-yr returns 
-0.26% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.82% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
34 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
5.44% more invested
Current fund
TNWCX
TIAA-CREF Social Choice Low Carbon Equity Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
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: 8/31/20
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
 5-yr returns 
-0.26% less in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
2.82% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
34 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
More invested in Clean200 
5.44% 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
23%
14%
14%
/
3.68% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
22%
14%
14%
15%
6.5% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
0.82%
-0.28%
-0.26%
/
2.82%  lower
Find more financial data on TNWCX at Morningstar.com
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