Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Fund offered by:
Vanguard
Ticker: VSGXsocially responsible
Military weapon grade: Fund is invested in major military contractors and/or nuclear weapons, below the threshold of 1%. Assigned a grade of B.
How we track weapon investments
B
$7.17 MILLION
Military weapons
3
military weapon stocks found
0.28%
of assets flagged
Data as of 8/31/21
  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
3
holdings
$7.17M
invested
0.28%
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
0 direct stock holdings
Military weapon companies
3 holdings
3 holdings
  • 1. Fujitsu Ltd
    Major military contractors
    $4.55M
    0.18%
  • 2. NEC Corp
    Major military contractors
    $1.63M
    0.06%
  • 3. CAE Inc
    Major military contractors
    $993,671
    0.04%
Civilian firearm manufacturers and retailers

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Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF $VSGX is 0.28% invested in military weapon stocks, with $7.17 MILLION invested across 3 equity holdings
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on VSGX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
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: 9/30/21
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 3-yr returns 
1.46% more in annualized returns
Less invested in military weapons 
0.86% less invested
Less invested in major military contractors 
0.8% less invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.65% less invested
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
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: 9/30/21
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 3-yr returns 
1.46% more in annualized returns
Less invested in military weapons 
0.86% less invested
Less invested in major military contractors 
0.8% less invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.65% less invested
Current fund
VSGX
Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
Family
Vanguard
Category
Foreign Large Blend
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: 9/30/21
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 3-yr returns 
1.46% more in annualized returns
Less invested in military weapons 
0.86% less invested
Less invested in major military contractors 
0.8% less invested
Same in manufacturers of cluster munitions/landmines 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in manufacturers/servicers of nuclear weapons 
0.65% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Weapon analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Military weapon weight
This fund
VSGX - Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF
22%
9.09%
/
/
0.28% 
Benchmark
ACWX - iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF
23%
7.63%
8.67%
7.33%
1.14% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-0.79%
1.46%
/
/
0.86%  lower
Find more financial data on VSGX at Morningstar.com
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