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Sin Stocks News December 11, 2014

RBC Picks 3 High-Yield Tobacco Stocks for 2015 – 24/7 Wall St. RBC Picks 3 High-Yield Tobacco Stocks for 201524/7 Wall St.Like many β€œsin stocks,” some investors are put off by the concept of owning stocks from firms that sell products that harm people. The...
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Sin Stocks News December 3, 2014

Tobacco Stocks: Time to Kick the Habit? – Fox Business Fox Business Tobacco Stocks: Time to Kick the Habit?Fox BusinessThe centers for disease control just released a study that found fewer Americans than ever before are smoking cigarettes. The findings should be unsurprising to big...
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Sin Stocks News December 2, 2014

3 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks You Can Count On – Nasdaq Nasdaq 3 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks You Can Count OnNasdaqTobacco giant Altria Group ( MO ) inspires debate among dividend investors, some of whom question whether so-called "sin stocks" are socially responsible holdings for their portfolios....
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Does Warren Buffett Hold Sin Stocks?

Warren Buffett is the world’s oldest man most successful investor. Perhaps his success can be attributed to the fact that he was still a boy when stocks were invented, way back when the Dutch East India Company issued the first stock in 1602. Since then,...
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Sin Stocks News November 6, 2014

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...
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Sin Stocks News October 10, 2014

U.S. sin stocks could be safe haven for rattled investors – Financial Post Financial Post U.S. sin stocks could be safe haven for rattled investorsFinancial PostMost stock markets in the developed world are down in the past month, which can make it hard for investors...
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Sin Stocks News October 6, 2014

War – a minefield for ethical investors – The Globe and Mail War – a minefield for ethical investorsThe Globe and MailLike it or not, the sin stocks have tended to be safe stocks for investors who see profit as an amoral benefit, Mr. Rosentreter...
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Sin Stocks News September 19, 2014

Why Even the Righteous Should Invest in Sin – DailyFinance DailyFinance Why Even the Righteous Should Invest in SinDailyFinanceBoth the decision and Cramer's reaction highlight a long-running debate among investors: Should right-minded investors buy "sin" stocks? Typically these are companies involved in what can be...
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Sin Stocks News August 31, 2014

Ignorance Works For Me – Seeking Alpha (registration) Ignorance Works For MeSeeking Alpha (registration)Not one of my favorite companies, just one of my favorite stocks, thanks to drawing on the logic of the expression "hate the sin and not the sinner." Back in the old...
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Sin Stocks News August 21, 2014

Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line? – Entrepreneur (blog) Entrepreneur (blog) Does Social Responsibility Hurt a Company's Bottom Line?Entrepreneur (blog)The Vice Fund is one of the few remaining "sin" funds that advertise their investment in alcohol, tobacco, gaming and defense stocks. Proponents are...
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Sin Stocks News August 14, 2014

Two Compelling Ways To Invest In Sin – NASDAQ Two Compelling Ways To Invest In SinNASDAQMarijuana companies aren't the only "sin stocks" garnering headlines lately either… In June, Big Tobacco giant Philip Morris International (Nasdaq: PM ) announced it would be buying British based e-vapor...
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Sin Stocks News August 8, 2014

3 Best Defensive Funds to Protect Your Portfolio – NASDAQ 3 Best Defensive Funds to Protect Your PortfolioNASDAQThere can be some overlap with healthcare and utilities but ETFs like Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR (XLP) provide healthy doses of food and beverage names like General...
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