Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund
Fund offered by:
Vanguard
Ticker: VT
Fossil fuel grade: Fossil fuel exposure of 7.36% places the fund in the D grade range of between 7% and 11% exposure.Fossil fuel exposure of 7.36% places the fund in the D grade range of between 7% and 11% exposure.How we track fossil fuel investments
D
$1.45 BILLION
in fossil fuel investments
606
fossil fuel stocks found
7.36%
of assets flagged
Data as of 7/31/20
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
2.87%
of assets
153
holdings
$563.4M
invested
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
0.99%
of assets
106
holdings
$195.32M
invested
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
3.51%
of assets
294
holdings
$688.76M
invested
Consumers utility sector
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Macroclimate 30
1.26%
of assets
30
holdings
$248.03M
invested
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
3.71%
of assets
275
holdings
$728.25M
invested
All fossil fuel companies
606 holdings
606 holdings
  • 1. Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class B
    Macroclimate 30Fossil-fired utility
    0.52% of assets
    $101.3M invested
  • 2. Exxon Mobil Corp
    Carbon Underground 200Oil/gas industry
    0.32% of assets
    $62.46M invested
  • 3. Chevron Corp
    Carbon Underground 200Oil/gas industry
    0.28% of assets
    $55.02M invested
  • 4. NextEra Energy Inc
    Fossil-fired utility
    0.24% of assets
    $48.11M invested
  • 5. Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class A
    Macroclimate 30Fossil-fired utility
    0.17% of assets
    $32.59M invested
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on VT at Morningstar.com
Current fund
VT
Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 9/30/20
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
 10-yr returns 
4.88% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
0.7% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
46 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
3.54% less invested
Current fund
VT
Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 9/30/20
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
 10-yr returns 
4.88% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
0.7% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
46 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
3.54% less invested
Current fund
VT
Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 9/30/20
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
 10-yr returns 
4.88% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
0.7% less invested
Lower carbon footprint 
46 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD lower
Less invested in Clean200 
3.54% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
VT - Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund
10%
6.92%
10%
8.72%
7.36% 
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
2.75%
1.06%
6.12%
3.84%
8.05% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
7.4%
5.85%
4.2%
4.88%
0.7%  lower
Find more financial data on VT at Morningstar.com
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