TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Fund offered by:
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
Ticker: TFTIX
Gun grade: Fund is invested in civilian firearm manufacturers, below the threshold of 0.1%. Assigned a grade of C.
How we track gun investments
C
$9.86 MILLION
Civilian firearms
9
gun stocks found
0.28%
of assets flagged
Data as of 7/31/21
For each civilian firearm category, we show the fund's exposure. Click a category to see the breakdown of companies. When calculating a portfolio's exposure to a screen list, we only consider long investments, ignoring any shorts or liabilities.
Civilian firearms
Gun manufacturers
Gun manufacturers
Manufacturers of civilian firearms
6
holdings
$783,752
invested
0.02%
of portfolio
Major gun retailers
Major gun retailers
Largest public retailers of civilian firearms
3
holdings
$9.08M
invested
0.26%
of portfolio
Gun manufacturers and major gun retailers
9 holdings
9 holdings
  • 1. Walmart Inc
    Civilian firearm retailers
    $8.96M
    0.26%
  • 2. Smith & Wesson Brands Inc
    Civilian firearm manufacturers
    $468,908
    0.01%
  • 3. Vista Outdoor Inc
    Civilian firearm manufacturers
    $304,991
    <0.01%
  • 4. Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc
    Civilian firearm retailers
    $114,163
    <0.01%
  • 5. Olin Corp
    Civilian firearm manufacturers
    $8,518
    <0.01%
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TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund $TFTIX has $9.86 MILLION invested in 9 gun manufacturer and major gun retailer holdings, amounting to 0.28% of fund assets
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on TFTIX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
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 
-3.92% less in annualized returns
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.25% less invested
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
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 
-3.92% less in annualized returns
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.25% less invested
Current fund
TFTIX
TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
Family
TIAA Investments/Nuveen
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 
-3.92% less in annualized returns
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.25% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Gun investments
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Civilian firearm
This fund
TFTIX - TIAA-CREF Lifecycle 2050 Fund
28%
14%
14%
12%
0.28% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
31%
18%
18%
16%
0.53% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-2.98%
-4.49%
-3.61%
-3.92%
0.25%  lower
Find more financial data on TFTIX at Morningstar.com
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