Hungry For Profits? 2 Value Priced Restaurants For All Ages – Seeking Alpha Hungry For Profits? 2 Value Priced Restaurants For All AgesSeeking AlphaUnlike most restaurants, it enjoys high margins due to the fact that 40% of its revenues come from alcohol sales, making it... Read More..
Vice ETFs are Sinfully Pricey – ETF Trends ETF Trends Vice ETFs are Sinfully PriceyETF Trends“Thanks to the recent hot streak, most sin stocks are trading a bit above their 10-year average price/earnings ratios,” reports Susie Poppick for Money. The article goes on to note... Read More..
CORRECTED-Sustainable strategies win over sceptical emerging stock investors – Reuters CORRECTED-Sustainable strategies win over sceptical emerging stock investorsReutersInvestors have moved on from straightforward ethical investing, which involves kicking out "sin stocks" such as drugs, weapons, pornography or gambling, as represented in the iconoclastic Vice Fund,... Read More..
Nelson Mandela's Legacy Extends to Wall Street, Too – The Fiscal Times The Fiscal Times Nelson Mandela's Legacy Extends to Wall Street, TooThe Fiscal TimesFirst, there's the idea that what is a sin to one individual is greeted with a shrug of the shoulders and... Read More..
Big Oil: an inconvenient truth – Varsity Online Big Oil: an inconvenient truthVarsity OnlineThere are two major problems with an approach that chooses investments based on environmental criteria. First, ethical portfolios do not tend to perform as well as those with the full range of... Read More..
Why the 'New' Tolerance Is Actually Intolerant – Charisma News Why the 'New' Tolerance Is Actually IntolerantCharisma NewsI'm pretty sure if an old guy smoking a cigarette while buying stocks in oil companies and gun makers and bemoaning it was a big mistake to let... Read More..
Is Obama Right To Deny Keystone XL? The Advantages Of Oil By Rail. – Seeking Alpha Is Obama Right To Deny Keystone XL? The Advantages Of Oil By Rail.Seeking AlphaIn writing this, I am not taking a stance against investing in "sin" stocks, the meaning... Read More..
3 Sin Stocks To Spice Up Your Portfolio [Cabelas Inc, The Female Health … – Seeking Alpha 3 Sin Stocks To Spice Up Your Portfolio [Cabelas Inc, The Female Health …Seeking AlphaRick's Cabaret is the only publicly traded "cabaret" (strip club) operator in the world.... Read More..
Ethical investors fail to spread the word – Financial Times Ethical investors fail to spread the wordFinancial TimesUltimately, ethical investing exists to assuage one's conscience but has had no adverse impact on the ability of others to profit from sin stocks. Alan Blum, MD, Professor... Read More..
TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto … – Castanet.net TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto …Castanet.netSin City patrons are increasingly rejecting gambling in favour of high-end drinking and dining, forcing casino... Read More..
… “I wouldn’t dare invest in sin stocks“… … “You need to leave your morals at the door if you want to invest in vice stocks“… … “I’m an ethical investor. Sin stocks have no place in my portfolio“… People love to hate sin stocks... Read More..
RETIREMENT TIPS: Aligning Your Investment with Your Values – The Rafu Shimpo RETIREMENT TIPS: Aligning Your Investment with Your ValuesThe Rafu ShimpoFrom there, the definition of Socially Responsible Investing evolved to include the avoidance of “sin stocks” — stocks of companies that derive earnings from... Read More..
These 7 companies would be sin stocks if they were publicly traded. But they’re not. (At least not right now). 1. Stolichnaya This is a privately owned vodka distillery that would easily be an alcohol sin stock if it ever went public. I mention it... Read More..