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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Beer Merger: What Happened? Will It Happen? And What Will The Impact Be To Beer Stocks?

There’s nothing better than opening a cold, refreshing bottle of beer and sipping it. Well, that’s not entirely true: Opening two cold, refreshing bottles of beer and mixing them together (a la the Black and Tan — one of my favorite drinks) is measurably better. Most of the time, beers were meant to be enjoyed […]

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Sin Stocks News October 3, 2014

Tobacco Biggies May Face Higher tax if U.K. Labor Party Comes – Zacks.com Tobacco Biggies May Face Higher tax if U.K. Labor Party ComesZacks.comTobacco stocks like British American Tobacco and Imperial Tobacco declined last week after the news was flashed in fear of being hit hard again after U.K.'s opposition labor party promised to levy […]

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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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