Exchange-traded fund
Vanguard Energy Index Fund
Fund manager
Vanguard
Ticker VDE
Fund investment profile
Shareclass ticker
VDE
Data as of
Mar 31, 2022
Shareclass name
Vanguard Energy ETF
% of fund assets screened
100%
Shareclass type
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs)
Fund net assets
$10.11 BILLION
Fund family
Fund category
Equity Energy
Domicile country
United States
Portfolio currency
US Dollar
Non-diversification risk
Yes
Socially responsible fund
No
Fossil fuel totals
Fossil fuel grade
F
Total fossil fuel stock holdings
96
Total % invested in fossil fuel stocks
99%
Total assets invested in fossil fuel stocks
$10.03 BILLION
Clean200 totals
Total Clean200 stock holdings
2
Total % invested in Clean200 stocks
0.28%
Total assets invested in Clean200 stocks
$28.38 MILLION
Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on VDE at Morningstar.com
Current fund
VDE
Vanguard Energy Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
Category
Equity Energy
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Global Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 4/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-6.11% less in annualized returns
More invested in fossil fuels 
90% more invested
Higher carbon footprint 
264 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
Less invested in Clean200 
15.6% less invested
Current fund
VDE
Vanguard Energy Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
Category
Equity Energy
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Global Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 4/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-6.11% less in annualized returns
More invested in fossil fuels 
90% more invested
Higher carbon footprint 
264 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
Less invested in Clean200 
15.6% less invested
Current fund
VDE
Vanguard Energy Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
Category
Equity Energy
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Global Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 4/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower
 10-yr returns 
-6.11% less in annualized returns
More invested in fossil fuels 
90% more invested
Higher carbon footprint 
264 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
Less invested in Clean200 
15.6% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
VDE - Vanguard Energy Index Fund
61%
10%
6.32%
3.21%
99% 
Benchmark
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
-5.82%
9.3%
9.55%
9.32%
9.43% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
66%
0.94%
-3.22%
-6.11%
90%  higher
Find more financial data on VDE at Morningstar.com
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