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
47.2
percentile

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Group: Allocation Funds

Ranking: 181 out of 341 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
    0.09% of assets
    $21.03M invested
  • 2. National Grid PLC
    0.05% of assets
    $12.22M invested
  • 3. DNB Bank ASA
    0.02% of assets
    $5.67M invested
  • 4. Mirvac Group
    0.01% of assets
    $2.34M invested
  • 5. WPP PLC
    0.02% of assets
    $4.07M invested
  • 6. Nielsen Holdings PLC
    0.01% of assets
    $2.41M invested
  • 7. Enel SpA
    0.08% of assets
    $19.24M invested
  • 8. Danone SA
    0.05% of assets
    $11.89M invested
  • 9. Wolters Kluwer NV
    0.03% of assets
    $8.01M invested
  • 10. CaixaBank SA
    0.02% of assets
    $3.52M 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. Seazen Group Ltd
    0% of assets
    $414,018 invested
  • 2. Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc Class A
    0% of assets
    $390,031 invested
  • 3. Shapir Engineering and Industry Ltd
    0% of assets
    $243,481 invested
  • 4. Constellation Software Inc
    0.04% of assets
    $8.22M invested
  • 5. Texas Pacific Land Corp
    0.01% of assets
    $2.62M invested
  • 6. Interactive Brokers Group Inc Class A
    0.01% of assets
    $1.42M invested
  • 7. New Residential Investment Corp
    0.01% of assets
    $1.22M invested
  • 8. Investors Bancorp Inc
    0% of assets
    $879,053 invested
  • 9. Ubiquiti Inc
    0% of assets
    $558,300 invested
  • 10. Hilltop Holdings Inc
    0% of assets
    $556,845 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: 8/31/21
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 
4.4% 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: 8/31/21
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 
4.4% 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: 8/31/21
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 
4.4% 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
27%
14%
14%
12%
47  / 100 points
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
31%
18%
18%
16%
49  / 100 points
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-3.99%
-4.3%
-4.33%
-4.4%
2  / 100 points lower
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