The ‘sin stocks’ outperform ethical ones – Yorkshire Post The ‘sin stocks‘ outperform ethical ones Yorkshire Post However, a basket of shares in ‘sin stocks‘ including tobacco, alcohol, fast foods and gun manufacturers, would have made a 150 per cent increase. Among the successes were... Read More..
‘Sin stocks’ gain before year-end slump for guns – The Tennessean ‘Sin stocks‘ gain before year-end slump for guns The Tennessean Slumping shares of gun makers have been the focus of attention following last week’s shooting at a Connecticut elementary school, but it turns out... Read More..
Putting your money where it will have the biggest social impact – Inside Tucson Business Putting your money where it will have the biggest social impact Inside Tucson Business From there, the definition of SRI evolved to include the avoidance of “sin stocks” — stocks... Read More..
Sin stocks are stocks that profit from vice — industries that are highly regulated and even a little bit taboo. The three most common types of sin stocks (although there are many others) are alcohol, gambling, and tobacco sin stocks. In this article, we’re looking... Read More..
Beware These Familiar Value Traps – NASDAQ Beware These Familiar Value Traps NASDAQ Rick’s Cabaret (NASDAQ: RICK ) The epitome of a sin stock, Rick’s operates what it calls “upscale” adult nightclubs across the U.S. Simply put, Rick’s is highly dependent on two forms of... Read More..
Are You a Socially Responsible Investor? Weighing Wal-Mart vs. Costco – Forbes Are You a Socially Responsible Investor? Weighing Wal-Mart vs. Costco Forbes Another may shun ‘sin stocks‘ or armaments manufacturers, steering clear of Altria (MO) and Northrup (NOC). But their bottom line is that... Read More..
Sin stocks are stocks that profit from social taboos and activities that are perceived to be “forbidden” or highly restricted. Alcohol and tobacco are two well-known sin stocks. Gambling sin stocks are another group of well-known sin stocks. As the name suggests, gambling sin stocks... Read More..
Marijuana dispenser: A classic penny-stock story – MarketWatch Marijuana dispenser: A classic penny-stock story MarketWatch Consider the case of another “sin stock” that was having some interesting price action last week around the same time as Medbox. Drinks Americas Holdings (OTN:DKAM) — which I picked... Read More..
In an article posted at 24/7 Wall Street entitled Is The Gun Trade Coming To An End?, the writer points out that two gun stocks have risen considerably in the past couple of years and he briefly examines why this might be. Smith & Wesson... Read More..
Las Vegas Is Back! Wynn Rallies On Sin City Strength Despite Macau Weakness – Forbes Las Vegas Is Back! Wynn Rallies On Sin City Strength Despite Macau Weakness Forbes Ever since the Chinese territory of Macau surpassed Las Vegas in gaming revenues, investors have looked... Read More..
Selling Philip Morris? Light Up On A Juicy Dividend And Big Share Buyback … – Forbes Forbes Selling Philip Morris? Light Up On A Juicy Dividend And Big Share Buyback …ForbesPhilip Morris is one of those sin stocks with a juicy dividend, and it's rocked... Read More..
Sin stocks are stocks that profit from vice — from things that perhaps comes with a social stigma or is related to some kind of taboo. Alcohol, tobacco, and gambling are the most well-known but there are others, including a group of sin stocks known... Read More..
Tobacco, brewery stocks on the rise – The Star Online Tobacco, brewery stocks on the rise The Star Online PETALING JAYA: Stocks from the tobacco and brewery sectors that were spared sin taxes in Budget 2013, continued rising for the second day on Bursa Malaysia.... Read More..