Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
Fund offered by:
Vanguard
Ticker: VFIFX
Gender equality score
Gender equality score

47
/ 100 points
Overall score
Average Equileap Gender Equality Score of fund holdings, weighted by market value
Peer rank
Group ranking

C
42.5
percentile

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Group: Allocation Funds

Ranking: 192 out of 332 funds


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Gender balance in leadership and workforce
Gender balance in leadership and workforce
22/40
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Equal compensation and work life balance
Equal compensation and work life balance
8/30
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Policies promoting gender equality
Policies promoting gender equality
16/20
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Commitment, transparency, and accountability
Commitment, transparency, and accountability
1/10
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Top scoring holdings
Top scoring holdings
The top 10 holdings in this portfolio with the best scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. General Motors Co
    0.08% of assets
    $17.87M invested
  • 2. National Grid PLC
    0.05% of assets
    $10.62M invested
  • 3. Mirvac Group
    0.01% of assets
    $2.13M invested
  • 4. Nielsen Holdings PLC
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.79M invested
  • 5. WPP PLC
    0.02% of assets
    $3.89M invested
  • 6. Severn Trent PLC
    0.01% of assets
    $2.2M invested
  • 7. Johnson Matthey PLC
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.73M invested
  • 8. Gjensidige Forsikring ASA
    <0.01% of assets
    $955,847 invested
  • 9. Covivio SA
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.04M invested
  • 10. Castellum AB
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.33M invested
Bottom scoring holdings
Bottom scoring holdings
The bottom 10 holdings in this portfolio with the worst scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc Class A
    <0.01% of assets
    $400,779 invested
  • 2. Seazen Group Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $409,366 invested
  • 3. Shapir Engineering and Industry Ltd
    <0.01% of assets
    $243,218 invested
  • 4. Texas Pacific Land Corp
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.95M invested
  • 5. Hilltop Holdings Inc
    <0.01% of assets
    $529,101 invested
  • 6. Ubiquiti Inc
    <0.01% of assets
    $490,563 invested
  • 7. Laureate Education Inc Class A
    <0.01% of assets
    $406,818 invested
  • 8. Interactive Brokers Group Inc Class A
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.43M invested
  • 9. New Residential Investment Corp
    <0.01% of assets
    $1.34M invested
  • 10. EchoStar Corp
    <0.01% of assets
    $272,803 invested
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Financial performance
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Gender Equality and Returns
Returns chart for Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
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The figure above charts annualized returns and Gender Equality Fund grades. The orange marker represents this fund. The purple marker (if present) represents an assigned benchmark. Blue dots represent funds in the same Morningstar category as this fund. Dark gray dots represent funds in the same grading group as this fund. Returns are for the most recent available for this fund of 1, 3, 5, or 10 year annualized returns. The higher a fund is marked on the Y axis, the better its returns for the specified time period. The higher a fund is marked on the X axis, the better its Gender Equality Funds group ranking. Read more on the How it Works page.
Benchmarking tool
Current fund
VFIFX
Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 10/31/21
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 
4.33% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
2 / 40 points lower
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
1 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
VFIFX
Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 10/31/21
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 
4.33% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
2 / 40 points lower
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
1 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
VFIFX
Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
Family
Vanguard
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: 10/31/21
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 
4.33% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
2 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
2 / 40 points lower
Higher equal compensation and work life balance score 
1 / 30 points higher
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
1 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Gender-lens analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Overall gender equality score
This fund
VFIFX - Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund
34%
17%
14%
12%
47  / 100 points
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
43%
21%
19%
16%
49  / 100 points
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-8.88%
-4.71%
-4.79%
-4.33%
2  / 100 points lower
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