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Sin seems to be its own reward – GlobalPost Reuters Sin seems to be its own rewardGlobalPostOver 81 years covered in an earlier study (http://pages.stern.nyu.edu/~sternfin/mkacperc/public_html/sin.pdf), U.S. sin stocks (tobacco, gambling, alcohol) produced annualized excess returns of three to four percentage points a year. From 1985-2006 …SAFT... Read More..
Socially Responsible Investing: An Overcrowded Trade [Part One] – ValueWalk Socially Responsible Investing: An Overcrowded Trade [Part One]ValueWalkAnd while the data itself is interesting — there seems to be an anomaly as to why big tobacco and sin stocks in general outperform — there's one... Read More..
Another Inconvenient Truth: Vice Pays – Capital Finance International Evening Standard Another Inconvenient Truth: Vice PaysCapital Finance InternationalThe politically correct and socially sustainable is, though certainly laudable, not particularly profitable. Investors shunning sin stocks manage portfolios that are, on average, significantly less profitable than those... Read More..
When "Sin" Pays: The Rise of E-Cigarettes – Motley Fool When "Sin" Pays: The Rise of E-CigarettesMotley FoolSean O'Reilly: Don't tell our mothers, we're talking about sin stocks again! This is the consumer goods edition of Industry Focus. Greetings Fools, I am Sean O'Reilly here... Read More..
These 5 Sin Stocks Are in Breakout Mode This Month: Altria, Lorillard and More – TheStreet.com These 5 Sin Stocks Are in Breakout Mode This Month: Altria, Lorillard and MoreTheStreet.comWhy own sin stocks in the first place? Sin stocks tend to be businesses that provide... Read More..
Canadians: Known for hockey, stronger beer, cold weather, and politeness. But Canadians not without their vices. If you ask any Canadian what their vice is, they’ll probably tell you it’s Tim Hortons — the iconic coffee chain (basically what you’d get if Dunkin Donuts was... Read More..
In this video, CNBC reports that sin stocks take a small beating at the beginning of the year. I don’t think sin stock investors should be worried, though. Smokers and drinkers will be back. Oh yes, they’ll be back. Read More..
12 Unexpected Stocks Bringing Buffett and Fellow Billionaires Holiday Cheer – TheStreet.com TheStreet.com 12 Unexpected Stocks Bringing Buffett and Fellow Billionaires Holiday CheerTheStreet.comThe picks listed below are made up of a mix of longtime under-the-radar outperformers as well as a few equities that have only... Read More..
Is the Molson Coors Brewing Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Motley Fool Motley Fool Is the Molson Coors Brewing Company a Good Sin Stock to Buy?Motley FoolThe USA Mutuals Barrier Investor, or VICEX, mutual fund, for example, focuses its assets solely on... Read More..
Is Altria Group Inc. a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Nasdaq Nasdaq Is Altria Group Inc. a Good Sin Stock to Buy?NasdaqThe USA Mutuals Barrier Investor ( VICEX ) mutual fund, for example, focuses its assets solely on "sin" stocks and has outperformed the... Read More..
Is Diageo plc a Good Sin Stock to Buy? – Nasdaq Is Diageo plc a Good Sin Stock to Buy?NasdaqInvesting in a sin stock or two is not such a crazy idea, as long as your values permit it. The USA Mutuals Barrier Investor (... Read More..
Can you profit from the sin stock anomaly? – Stockopedia Can you profit from the sin stock anomaly?StockopediaEvery investor has their own goals, strengths, weaknesses and investing style. Some investors will have no trouble taking large risks, while others will shy away. Other investors may... Read More..
There’s nothing better than opening a cold, refreshing bottle of beer and sipping it. Well, that’s not entirely true: Opening two cold, refreshing bottles of beer and mixing them together (a la the Black and Tan — one of my favorite drinks) is measurably better.... Read More..