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Sin Stocks News March 31, 2016

Vector Group: Collapse Imminent – Seeking Alpha Seeking Alpha Vector Group: Collapse ImminentSeeking AlphaVector Group (NYSE:VGR) is one of the most investor friendly companies in America. These guys pay an generous 7% dividend as well as an additional annual 5% stock dividend … just because....
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Sin Stocks News March 30, 2016

A Rockefeller Tells Why the US Must Move Away from Fossil Fuels – Triple Pundit (registration) (blog) Triple Pundit (registration) (blog) A Rockefeller Tells Why the US Must Move Away from Fossil FuelsTriple Pundit (registration) (blog)“So hang on to those 'sin stocks' and vote on...
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Sin Stock Investing — What Are Sin Stocks?

In this series, we’re digging into sin stocks to learn what they are and how to invest in them. So let’s start at the VERY beginning by first asking, “what are stocks?” BUSINESSES AND THEIR LEGAL ENTITIES Let’s say someone wants to start a business....
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Sin Stocks News March 20, 2016

Short position – The Star Online The Star Online Short positionThe Star OnlinePressure has been building up on the so-called “sin stocks”. The local tobacco industry has seen three excise duty hikes since September 2013, the last one in November saw the tax jump by...
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Sin Stocks News March 16, 2016

Tobacco stocks left for dead suddenly catch fire again – The Globe … – The Globe and Mail The Globe and Mail Tobacco stocks left for dead suddenly catch fire again – The Globe …The Globe and MailCigarette smokers are given new options and opportunities,...
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Sin Stocks News March 15, 2016

Tobacco, Left for Dead, Catches Fire – Bloomberg Bloomberg Tobacco, Left for Dead, Catches FireBloombergGrowth investors quit tobacco a while back, seeing it as a utility, with reliable cash streams better suited for big pension funds and other institutional investors (at least those not averse...
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Sin Stocks News March 12, 2016

One of Today's Best "Recession-Proof" Stocks to Buy Now – Money Morning Money Morning One of Today's Best "Recession-Proof" Stocks to Buy NowMoney Morningstocks to buy The U.S. economy isn't in a recession yet. But you can easily prepare your portfolio for what's ahead by...
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Sin Stocks News March 9, 2016

Recession Or No Recession, British American Tobacco Is A Great Stock To Own – Seeking Alpha Recession Or No Recession, British American Tobacco Is A Great Stock To OwnSeeking AlphaWell, we think we found one in British American Tobacco (NYSEMKT:BTI). Being in the tobacco industry...
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Now Is The Time To Buy Gun Stocks

In this blog post I’m going to get pretty frank, somewhat political, and very controversial. If you’re into sin stock investing, if you’re anyone else, you’ll hate it. Fair warning. On with the post… Gun stocks are exploding (in a good way) and investors are...
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Sin Stocks News March 1, 2016

Social Investing: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly – Forbes Forbes Social Investing: The Good, The Bad, And The UglyForbesInvestors can choose to pursue mission investing, green investing, ESG investing, and impact investing among many others. What began as a process of excluding ethically...
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