Sin Stocks News September 19, 2014

Why Even the Righteous Should Invest in Sin – DailyFinance DailyFinance Why Even the Righteous Should Invest in SinDailyFinanceBoth the decision and Cramer's reaction highlight a long-running debate among investors: Should right-minded investors buy "sin" stocks? Typically these are companies involved in what can be considered immoral or unethical activities, the most well … Digest […]

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Sin Stocks News September 15, 2014

3 Great Shares For A Beginner's Portfolio: British American Tobacco plc, NEXT … – Yahoo Finance UK 3 Great Shares For A Beginner's Portfolio: British American Tobacco plc, NEXT …Yahoo Finance UKsmoking Multi-billionaire Warren Buffett, probably the world's most famous and successful investor, follows a strategy of buying great businesses with a view to holding […]

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Sin Stocks News September 14, 2014

30 Bad Boy All Star Dividend Dogs Track 12% August Upsides – Seeking Alpha (registration) 30 Bad Boy All Star Dividend Dogs Track 12% August UpsidesSeeking Alpha (registration)Projections based on estimated increases in dividend amounts from $1000 invested in the thirty highest yielding super sin stocks and aggregate one year analyst target share prices from […]

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Sin Stocks News September 12, 2014

'SoCap Shabbat' puts focus on Jewish lens for investing – Jweekly.com Jweekly.com 'SoCap Shabbat' puts focus on Jewish lens for investingJweekly.comHammerman kicked things off by explaining why a Jewish lens is needed for impact investing: because typical ground rules for most mainstream values-based investing — such as not investing in “sin stocks” like alcohol or […]

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Sin Stocks News September 10, 2014

Betting on Vice Doesn't Really Pan Out – AllAboutAlpha.com (blog) AllAboutAlpha.com (blog) Betting on Vice Doesn't Really Pan OutAllAboutAlpha.com (blog)It would be better to “overweight a portfolio with vice stocks during 'good' times and alternatively underweight sin in portfolios during 'bad' times.” Given how tricky the timing can be, though, he doesn't think that a […]

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Sin Stocks News September 7, 2014

Sin stocks: Alcohol is worse than you think – USA TODAY USA TODAY Sin stocks: Alcohol is worse than you thinkUSA TODAYWhen most people think of social responsibility, particularly investors, they think of tobacco, alcohol, weapons, and gambling companies as among the major examples of what not to support. These are a given, but we […]

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Sin Stocks News September 4, 2014

The Best Is Yet To Come For Ruger (RGR) – Seeking Alpha (registration) The Best Is Yet To Come For Ruger (RGR)Seeking Alpha (registration)They do not sell directly to law enforcement or the military. The stock has risen about 400% over the last 5 years on the back of surging firearm sales in the U.S. […]

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Sin Stocks News September 2, 2014

Revisiting Sin Stocks: Alcohol's Worse Than You Think – Motley Fool Revisiting Sin Stocks: Alcohol's Worse Than You ThinkMotley FoolWhen most people think of social responsibility, particularly investors, they think of tobacco, alcohol, weapons, and gambling companies as among the major examples of what not to support. These are a given, but we are increasingly […]

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Sin Stocks News August 31, 2014

Ignorance Works For Me – Seeking Alpha (registration) Ignorance Works For MeSeeking Alpha (registration)Not one of my favorite companies, just one of my favorite stocks, thanks to drawing on the logic of the expression "hate the sin and not the sinner." Back in the old days, before it spun off Philip Morris (NYSE:PM) it was […]

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Sin Stocks News August 29, 2014

Las Vegas Is Winning Again: Is Sin City Back? – NASDAQ Las Vegas Is Winning Again: Is Sin City Back?NASDAQThis is especially true for Las Vegas Sands' stock, which was hit recently due to lowered forecasts on Macau's 2014 gaming revenue. At less than $70 a share, Sands is selling at a price-to-earnings multiple of […]

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Sin Stocks News August 27, 2014

Investment Behaviour vs Ethical Expectations – Research – Pro Bono Australia Investment Behaviour vs Ethical Expectations – ResearchPro Bono AustraliaThey compared consumption and attitudinal data with information on sin firm stocks, analysts' coverage and levels of institutional investment. The study received financial support from the Michael Lee-Chin Family Institute for Corporate Citizenship at … Digest […]

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Sin Stocks News August 22, 2014

Add Some Sin To Your Portfolio With This ETF – Investopedia Add Some Sin To Your Portfolio With This ETFInvestopediaWhen it comes to investing in sin stocks, alcohol is generally the area that most retail investors can most easily associate with. Again, disregarding social perspective and despite economic condition, there always seems to be ample […]

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Sin Stocks News August 21, 2014

Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line? – Entrepreneur (blog) Entrepreneur (blog) Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line?Entrepreneur (blog)The Vice Fund is one of the few remaining "sin" funds that advertise their investment in alcohol, tobacco, gaming and defense stocks. Proponents are generally indifferent to social issues, reasoning that any profitable company […]

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