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Sin Stocks News July 31, 2015

Don't Be Fooled By WYNN Stock's After-Earnings Jump (WYNN) – Investorplace.com Investorplace.com Don't Be Fooled By WYNN Stock's After-Earnings Jump (WYNN)Investorplace.comWhile this isn't to suggest that Wynn Resorts will necessarily follow suit, Caesars' virtually imminent demise should put a damper on the myth that all...
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Sin Stocks News July 30, 2015

Socially responsible investing goes mainstream – BurlingtonFreePress.com BurlingtonFreePress.com Socially responsible investing goes mainstreamBurlingtonFreePress.com•Avoiding specific investments — staying away from investments in what some would refer to as “sin” stocks, such as tobacco, alcohol and gambling firms. This “negative screening” process can also include companies involved...
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Sin Stocks News July 29, 2015

Should You Buy Philip Morris Stock? 3 Pros and 3 Cons (PM) – Investorplace.com Should You Buy Philip Morris Stock? 3 Pros and 3 Cons (PM)Investorplace.comIf the big money continues to trend out of the sin stocks, it could mean big problems for the Philip...
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Sin Stocks News July 28, 2015

Mutual Funds vs. ETFs: How to Pick the Best Investment for You – Business 2 Community Business 2 Community Mutual Funds vs. ETFs: How to Pick the Best Investment for YouBusiness 2 CommunitySome funds focus on companies from a specific geography, such as emerging market...
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Gambling Sin Stock Caesars Entertainment (CZR) Plummets 50%

Gambling sin stock Caesars Entertainment (CZR) saw its shares plummet more than 50% today (ending slightly higher than its bottom at only 40% off of the day) because of a ruling by a judge today. Here’s the back story: Caesars Entertainment Operating Company owes billions...
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Sin Stocks News July 22, 2015

Beate Uhse's Products Are Prurient, but Its Annual Meeting Is Still Dull – WSJ … – Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal Beate Uhse's Products Are Prurient, but Its Annual Meeting Is Still Dull – WSJ …Wall Street JournalThe company's fortunes contrast sharply with other...
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Sin Stocks News July 21, 2015

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks in Alcoholic Beverages — The Motley Fool – Motley Fool 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks in Alcoholic Beverages — The Motley FoolMotley FoolCompanies that produce alcohol are often called "sin" stocks, a phrase used to describe companies that operate in the vices....
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Sin Stocks News July 18, 2015

Investors Follow Their Conscience – WSJ – Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal Investors Follow Their Conscience – WSJWall Street JournalInvestors have increasingly been putting their money where their values are. Some advocates argue that “socially responsible investing” not only helps society, but can help...
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Sin Stocks News July 17, 2015

Fund Formerly Known as Vice Still Favors Guns, Booze and Sin – Bloomberg Bloomberg Fund Formerly Known as Vice Still Favors Guns, Booze and SinBloombergThe Barrier Fund, as it's named today, matters less for its size than its strategy of buying so-called sin stocks, at...
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Sin Stocks News July 12, 2015

Afraid Of Another Recession? Look At These 3 Companies – Seeking Alpha Afraid Of Another Recession? Look At These 3 CompaniesSeeking AlphaAlthough there is some variation between these three viewpoints, there's a consensus that discount retailers, certain "sin" stocks, and "business-as-usual" companies will do well....
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Sin Stocks News July 7, 2015

5 Sin Stocks to Trade for Big Gains – TheStreet.com TheStreet.com 5 Sin Stocks to Trade for Big GainsTheStreet.comI'm talking, of course, about sin stocks. Don't let the name fool you; sin stock companies aren't in the business of burning down old folks' homes. Instead,...
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Sin Stocks News July 6, 2015

Social Club – WealthManagement.com Social ClubWealthManagement.comSocially Responsible Investing (SRI) 1.0 consequently centered on “sin stocks”—not an entirely surprising label, as the original movement of avoiding “unsocial money” was mainly anchored in religious beliefs, even before collective investment vehicles … Digest powered by RSS Digest
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