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Sin Stocks News August 31, 2014

Ignorance Works For Me – Seeking Alpha (registration) Ignorance Works For MeSeeking Alpha (registration)Not one of my favorite companies, just one of my favorite stocks, thanks to drawing on the logic of the expression "hate the sin and not the sinner." Back in the old...
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Sin Stocks News August 29, 2014

Las Vegas Is Winning Again: Is Sin City Back? – NASDAQ Las Vegas Is Winning Again: Is Sin City Back?NASDAQThis is especially true for Las Vegas Sands' stock, which was hit recently due to lowered forecasts on Macau's 2014 gaming revenue. At less than $70...
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Sin Stocks News August 27, 2014

Investment Behaviour vs Ethical Expectations – Research – Pro Bono Australia Investment Behaviour vs Ethical Expectations – ResearchPro Bono AustraliaThey compared consumption and attitudinal data with information on sin firm stocks, analysts' coverage and levels of institutional investment. The study received financial support from the...
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Sin Stocks News August 22, 2014

Add Some Sin To Your Portfolio With This ETF – Investopedia Add Some Sin To Your Portfolio With This ETFInvestopediaWhen it comes to investing in sin stocks, alcohol is generally the area that most retail investors can most easily associate with. Again, disregarding social perspective...
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Sin Stocks News August 21, 2014

Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line? – Entrepreneur (blog) Entrepreneur (blog) Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line?Entrepreneur (blog)The Vice Fund is one of the few remaining "sin" funds that advertise their investment in alcohol, tobacco, gaming and defense stocks. Proponents are...
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Sin Stocks News August 14, 2014

Two Compelling Ways To Invest In Sin – NASDAQ Two Compelling Ways To Invest In SinNASDAQMarijuana companies aren't the only "sin stocks" garnering headlines lately either… In June, Big Tobacco giant Philip Morris International (Nasdaq: PM ) announced it would be buying British based e-vapor...
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Sin Stocks News August 13, 2014

'Sin stocks' surge on hopes of higher dividends – Yonhap News 'Sin stocks' surge on hopes of higher dividendsYonhap NewsSEOUL, Aug. 13 (Yonhap) — "Sin stocks" of tobacco, alcohol and gambling companies have gained recently on hopes of bigger dividends after the administration's new economic...
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Sin Stocks News August 12, 2014

10 Bad Boy All-Star Dividend Dogs Stalk 17.8% August Upsides – Seeking Alpha (registration) 10 Bad Boy All-Star Dividend Dogs Stalk 17.8% August UpsidesSeeking Alpha (registration)Projections based on estimated increases in dividend amounts from $1000 invested in the twenty highest-yielding super sin stocks and aggregate...
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Sin Stocks News August 10, 2014

Tobacco lobby hit for meddling in gov't policies – Inquirer.net Inquirer.net Tobacco lobby hit for meddling in gov't policiesInquirer.netMANILA, Philippines—A lawmaker has urged the government to closely monitor the alleged interference of some tobacco companies in the health and revenue policies of the government as...
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Sin Stocks News August 9, 2014

Tobacco lobby hit for meddling in gov't policies – Inquirer.net Inquirer.net Tobacco lobby hit for meddling in gov't policiesInquirer.netMANILA, Philippines—A lawmaker has urged the government to closely monitor the alleged interference of some tobacco companies in the health and revenue policies of the government as...
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Sin Stocks News August 8, 2014

3 Best Defensive Funds to Protect Your Portfolio – NASDAQ 3 Best Defensive Funds to Protect Your PortfolioNASDAQThere can be some overlap with healthcare and utilities but ETFs like Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR (XLP) provide healthy doses of food and beverage names like General...
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Sin Stocks News August 7, 2014

Graphic smoking warnings delayed despite new law in Philippines – GlobalPost Graphic smoking warnings delayed despite new law in PhilippinesGlobalPostGraphic warnings on Philippine cigarette packets will not appear for almost two years despite the law technically coming into force on Thursday, with health officials blaming...
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Sin Stocks News August 6, 2014

Women's fund seeks share of prosperity for female-focused firms – PBS NewsHour Women's fund seeks share of prosperity for female-focused firmsPBS NewsHourPAUL SOLMAN: Though Krawcheck's fund does invest in defense firm Lockheed Martin, it excludes most so-called sin stocks, at a cost, says Professor Statman,...
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