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..