Big Beam Boost from Booze Blunder

With a homerun title like that, do I even need to write anything else? Okay, I will… so that future generations will know what the hell I was talking about, and to assure my mom that I’m not drunk right now. So, do you remember...
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Sin Stocks News May 3, 2013

Raise a Glass to These 3 Bulletproof Booze Players – Investorplace.com Investorplace.com Raise a Glass to These 3 Bulletproof Booze Players Investorplace.com Baseline demand: In tough times, “sin stocks” peddling beer and spirits do very well. After all, if you can’t afford a tropical vacation,...
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Sin Stocks News April 26, 2013

Invest Like a Drunk: 5 Booze Stocks – CNBC.com CNBC.com Invest Like a Drunk: 5 Booze Stocks CNBC.com Acoholic beverage makers fall under the loose category of “sin stocks,” which are known for their defensive posture when times get tough. In other words, people drink...
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Investing Opportunities In Sex, Booze, and Crime

In this video, Fox Business reports on two types of sin stocks — sex sin stocks, alcohol sin stocks, and crime sin stocks. In the first part of the video (1:00 – 5:41), Fox Business interviews Anthony Previte, CEO of FriendFinder (FFN), a company that...
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Sin Stocks News April 12, 2013

Councils are still investing in tobacco while fighting smoking addiction – Blue & Green Tomorrow Blue & Green Tomorrow Councils are still investing in tobacco while fighting smoking addiction Blue & Green Tomorrow In an interview for Blue & Green Tomorrow’s Guide to Sustainable Investment...
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Sin Stocks News April 5, 2013

Happy returns: It’s a sin how well this fund performs – InvestmentNews (registration) Happy returns: It’s a sin how well this fund performs InvestmentNews (registration) While socially conscious managers do their best to avoid the “sin” stocks of the world, he can’t get enough of...
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From FoxBusiness: “Shun Sin Stocks At Your Own Risk”

In a recent article at Fox Business, write Matt Egan talks about sin stocks and gives readers some reasons to take a closer look at them: In his article… He discusses the negative stigma associated with sin stocks He quotes Gerry Sullivan who manages the...
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Sin Stocks News March 29, 2013

ShareAction mainstreams responsible investment – Top1000funds.com Top1000funds.com ShareAction mainstreams responsible investment Top1000funds.com The pressure group doesn’t advocate screening or excluding stocks. On one hand this model is outdated, focusing on so-called sin stocks such as tobacco and pornography rather than asking today’s questions around human...
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Sin Stocks News March 22, 2013

Why Altria Group Inc (MO) Should Spin-Off SABMiller Stake – Insider Monkey (blog)     Why Altria Group Inc (MO) Should Spin-Off SABMiller Stake Insider Monkey (blog) Shareholder value creation – Tobacco and alcohol stocks are well-known as “sin stocks,” but the regulatory environment and...
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Sin Stocks News March 15, 2013

Betting on Vice Over Virtue in ETFs – Fox Business Betting on Vice Over Virtue in ETFs Fox Business Despite the mutual-fund industry’s overall exposure to some of these “sinful” stocks, exchange traded funds have yet to fully embrace the strategy. In fact, a sin...
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How Geopolitics Impact Sin Stocks

Geopolitical attitudes are always shifting. The Chinese once feared the Mongol hordes so badly that they built a giant wall; native American tribes in both South America and North America were devastated by aggressive and militant colonizers; anti-communist sentiment during the cold war turned into...
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