Sin Stocks News November 15, 2014

Savers turn to 'sin stocks' in search of higher return for their cash – The Guardian The Guardian Savers turn to 'sin stocks' in search of higher return for their cashThe GuardianTobacco companies – the archetypal “sin stocks” – remain hugely popular among investors, despite regular warnings that profits will inevitably slide as more people […]

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Sin Stocks News November 11, 2014

Is Scientific Games Corp a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Nasdaq Nasdaq Is Scientific Games Corp a Good Sin Stock to Buy?NasdaqYou know about socially responsible investing ( SRI ), where investors steer clear of certain industries – for example, guns, alcohol, tobacco, gambling, military equipment, and prisons — on principle, objecting to their […]

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Sin Stocks News November 10, 2014

Is the Molson Coors Brewing Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Motley Fool Motley Fool Is the Molson Coors Brewing Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy?Motley FoolThe USA Mutuals Barrier Investor, or VICEX, mutual fund, for example, focuses its assets solely on "sin" stocks, and has outperformed the S&P 500 during the […]

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Sin Stocks News November 6, 2014

Is Altria Group Inc. a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Nasdaq Nasdaq Is Altria Group Inc. a Good Sin Stock to Buy?NasdaqThe USA Mutuals Barrier Investor ( VICEX ) mutual fund, for example, focuses its assets solely on "sin" stocks and has outperformed the S&P 500 over the past five and 10 years (though […]

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Sin Stocks News November 4, 2014

Is Smith & Wesson Holding Corp a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Motley Fool Motley Fool Is Smith & Wesson Holding Corp a Good Sin Stock to Buy?Motley FoolYou've heard of socially responsible investing (SRI), where investors steer clear of certain industries — for example, guns, alcohol, tobacco, gambling, military equipment, and prisons — […]

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Sin Stocks News November 3, 2014

Is Diageo plc a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Nasdaq Is Diageo plc a Good Sin Stock to Buy?NasdaqInvesting in a sin stock or two is not such a crazy idea, as long as your values permit it. The USA Mutuals Barrier Investor ( VICEX ) mutual fund, for example, focuses its assets solely […]

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Sin Stocks News October 31, 2014

Can you profit from the sin stock anomaly? – Stockopedia Can you profit from the sin stock anomaly?StockopediaEvery investor has their own goals, strengths, weaknesses and investing style. Some investors will have no trouble taking large risks, while others will shy away. Other investors may prefer to stay away from unethical investments, or “sin stocks” […]

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Sin Stocks News October 30, 2014

Is Sturm Ruger & Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Motley Fool Is Sturm Ruger & Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy?Motley Fool"Sin stocks" are often considered a safe haven for investors when the market gets frothy. While most people immediately think of tobacco, alcohol, or casino stocks as fitting into this […]

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Sin Stocks News October 28, 2014

Is International Game Technology a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Motley Fool Is International Game Technology a Good Sin Stock to Buy?Motley FoolOne way to get in on the geographical expansion of the casino industry is with International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT ) , a developer of casino gaming equipment. International Game Technology designs, […]

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Sin Stocks News October 27, 2014

Is Caesars Entertainment A Good Contrarian Play? (CZR) – Seeking Alpha (registration) Is Caesars Entertainment A Good Contrarian Play? (CZR)Seeking Alpha (registration)It is hard to believe, but Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ: CZR) could be a good contrarian play in the world of gambling stocks. At a glance, Caesars … Around 3.5 million people visited Sin City […]

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Sin Stocks News October 18, 2014

'Ethical' funds still pouring money into coal, oil and gas, new report finds – The Guardian 'Ethical' funds still pouring money into coal, oil and gas, new report findsThe GuardianDitchfield says: “Our review found that ethical funds need to move beyond 'negative screening' to avoid a limited number of 'sin stocks' like tobacco and arms, […]

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Sin Stocks News October 10, 2014

U.S. sin stocks could be safe haven for rattled investors – Financial Post Financial Post U.S. sin stocks could be safe haven for rattled investorsFinancial PostMost stock markets in the developed world are down in the past month, which can make it hard for investors to figure out where to hide. Global unrest continues to […]

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Sin Stocks News October 6, 2014

War – a minefield for ethical investors – The Globe and Mail War – a minefield for ethical investorsThe Globe and MailLike it or not, the sin stocks have tended to be safe stocks for investors who see profit as an amoral benefit, Mr. Rosentreter says. “Stocks like Altria [the parent company of Philip Morris […]

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