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Sin Stocks News November 3, 2014

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 (...
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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 September 10, 2014

Betting on Vice Doesn't Really Pan Out – AllAboutAlpha.com (blog) AllAboutAlpha.com (blog) Betting on Vice Doesn't Really Pan OutAllAboutAlpha.com (blog)It would be better to “overweight a portfolio with vice stocks during 'good' times and alternatively underweight sin in portfolios during 'bad' times.” Given how tricky...
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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 July 2, 2014

Buy these stocks and lets others' sins pay your dividends – NASDAQ Buy these stocks and lets others' sins pay your dividendsNASDAQ"Sin stocks", as they are known, are stocks representing companies that operate in ethically questionable industries such as tobacco, alcohol, or gambling. A lot...
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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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An Interview With The VICEX Fund Manager

A couple of weeks ago I posted an overview of the VICEX fund — a fund that invests in alcohol, tobacco, gambling, and conflict stocks. I listed some of their top holdings and presented it as a way that sin stock investors could own sin...
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Associated Press Finance Editor Discusses Sin Stocks

In this video (posted waaaaaaaay back in 2008), AP Personal Finance Editor Trevor Delaney discusses a handful of sin stocks and why invsetors might want to take a closer look at them. “In tough times, folks continue to smoke, drink, and gamble”. So true! He...
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A Closer Look at the VICEX Fund

The Vice Index is a fund of sin stocks. It’s like a basket of badness! They primarily hold tobacco, alcohol, gambling, and defense (which we call “conflict sin stocks” here at the Sin Stock Report). You can learn more about the Vice Index (VICEX) at...
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Sin Stocks News September 7, 2012

Three European Stocks to Avoid – Trefis Three European Stocks to Avoid Trefis It yields only 3.4% at current prices and trades for 18 times earnings. Remember, this is a company that sells a product in terminal decline, not a growth stock with a bright...
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