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Sin Stocks News February 27, 2015

In Investing, Sin Has Its Own Rewards – Financial Advisor Magazine In Investing, Sin Has Its Own RewardsFinancial Advisor MagazineOver 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...
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Sin Stocks News February 26, 2015

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...
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Sin Stocks News February 25, 2015

Socially Responsible Investing: An Overcrowded Trade [Part Two] – ValueWalk Socially Responsible Investing: An Overcrowded Trade [Part Two]ValueWalkA large amount of evidence points to the fact that sin stocks outperform because of their low valuations and small investor universe. Socially responsible investments are quite the...
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Sin Stocks News February 24, 2015

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...
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Sin Stocks News February 19, 2015

Altria Group: The Most Successful Public Company “Ever” – ValueWalk Altria Group: The Most Successful Public Company “Ever”ValueWalkIn my 35+ years in the financial business, I have never seen an analysis that compares socially-responsible investing to investing in so-called sin stocks. I think you'll find...
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Sin Stocks News February 16, 2015

Face facts: there's money in sin – Telegraph.co.uk Telegraph.co.uk Face facts: there's money in sinTelegraph.co.ukTobacco illustrates the potential of investing in sin. Prior to the mid-1960s, before smoking became a sin, tobacco stocks underperformed the market. Once the health issues became well-known, cigarette companies started...
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Sin Stocks News February 14, 2015

Face facts: there's money in sin – Telegraph.co.uk Telegraph.co.uk Face facts: there's money in sinTelegraph.co.ukPrior to the mid-1960s, before smoking became a sin, tobacco stocks underperformed the market. Once the health issues became well-known, cigarette companies started to outperform and they have been key components...
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Sin Stocks News February 12, 2015

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...
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Sin Stocks News February 11, 2015

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...
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Sin Stocks News January 29, 2015

When "Sin" Pays: A Look at Big Tobacco – Motley Fool When "Sin" Pays: A Look at Big TobaccoMotley FoolWhat is a sin stock? Industry Focus will be looking at a whole series of them in coming weeks, from traditional cigarettes to e-cigs, alcohol, and...
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Sin Stocks News January 13, 2015

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...
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Canadian Sin Stocks (Hint: It’s Not Mostly Beer)

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...
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