American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund®
Fund offered by:
American Funds
Ticker: RFITX
Military weapon grade: Fund is invested in major military contractors and/or nuclear weapons, above the threshold of 2% and below 3%. Assigned a grade of D.
How we track weapon investments
D
$554.58 MILLION
Military weapons
26
military weapon stocks found
2.87%
of assets flagged
Data as of 6/30/21
  For each weapons 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.
Military weapons
Major military contractors
Major military contractors
Top 100 military contractors
26
holdings
$554.58M
invested
2.87%
of portfolio
Cluster munitions and landmines
Cluster munitions and landmines
Manufacturers of weapons banned in 100+ countries
0 direct stock holdings
Nuclear weapons
Nuclear weapons
Manufacturers/servicers of nuclear armaments
13
holdings
$400.1M
invested
2.07%
of portfolio
Military weapon companies
26 holdings
26 holdings
  • 1. Raytheon Technologies Corp
    Major military contractorsNuclear weapons
    $74.99M
    0.39%
  • 2. Honeywell International Inc
    Major military contractorsNuclear weapons
    $67.15M
    0.35%
  • 3. Airbus SE
    Major military contractorsNuclear weapons
    $59.87M
    0.31%
  • 4. TransDigm Group Inc
    Major military contractors
    $50.1M
    0.26%
  • 5. Northrop Grumman Corp
    Major military contractorsNuclear weapons
    $48.35M
    0.25%
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Civilian firearm manufacturers and retailers

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American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund® $RFITX is 2.87% invested in military weapon stocks, with $554.58 MILLION invested across 26 equity holdings
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on RFITX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
RFITX
American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund®
Family
American Funds
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: 9/30/21
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 
-3.02% less in annualized returns
More invested in military weapons 
0.33% more invested
More invested in major military contractors 
0.33% more invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
More invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.33% more invested
Current fund
RFITX
American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund®
Family
American Funds
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: 9/30/21
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 
-3.02% less in annualized returns
More invested in military weapons 
0.33% more invested
More invested in major military contractors 
0.33% more invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
More invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.33% more invested
Current fund
RFITX
American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund®
Family
American Funds
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: 9/30/21
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 
-3.02% less in annualized returns
More invested in military weapons 
0.33% more invested
More invested in major military contractors 
0.33% more invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
More invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.33% more invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Weapon analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Military weapon weight
This fund
RFITX - American Funds 2050 Target Date Retirement Fund®
25%
14%
14%
14%
2.87% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
30%
16%
17%
17%
2.53% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-4.52%
-2.2%
-2.87%
-3.02%
0.33%  higher
Find more financial data on RFITX at Morningstar.com
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