Sin Stocks News March 19, 2014

Trade of the Day: Lorillard (LO) – Investorplace.com Trade of the Day: Lorillard (LO)Investorplace.comNicotine is still as addictive as heroin and these companies profit to a certain extent from people who don't really want to use their products. Understandably, some investors find this distasteful and...
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Should Payday Loan Companies Be Considered Sin Stocks?

Are payday loan companies sin stocks? They don’t fall into the relatively well-defined category of sin stocks. But then again, neither did crime sin stocks and that didn’t stop me from lumping those into the sin stocks category. So let’s look at short term lending...
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Sin Stocks News March 14, 2014

3 Top Stocks From RBC's Low Volatility Fund – Motley Fool Canada 3 Top Stocks From RBC's Low Volatility FundMotley Fool CanadaRoyal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY) offers a “low volatility” Canadian equity fund, which searches for the Canadian stocks with the smoothest stock prices historically....
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Sin Stocks News March 13, 2014

America's Gun Love Boosts Firearm Stocks As Sales Surge – Investopedia America's Gun Love Boosts Firearm Stocks As Sales SurgeInvestopediaFor investors, the world of "sin" stocks has long been a place to find stable returns. Product categories like alcohol, tobacco and gambling have a recession-proof...
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Sin Stocks News March 11, 2014

A Q&A With B Lab's Andrew Kassoy About Benefit Corporations, B Corp … – Co.Exist A Q&A With B Lab's Andrew Kassoy About Benefit Corporations, B Corp …Co.ExistHowever, these investors have only been able to nibble around the edges, removing so-called “sin stocks” like tobacco...
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Sin Stocks News March 10, 2014

My Top Three “Sin” Stocks [Philip Morris International Inc., Rick's Cabaret … – ETF Daily News My Top Three “Sin” Stocks [Philip Morris International Inc., Rick's Cabaret …ETF Daily Newsbeer etf George Leong: There's a big push on buying green stocks, a move that has...
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Sin Stocks News March 7, 2014

Take the Risks With These 7 'Sin Stocks' That Sizzle – Investorplace.com Investorplace.com Take the Risks With These 7 'Sin Stocks' That SizzleInvestorplace.comThe medieval-era roundup of the seven deadly sins compiled by the Catholic church listed greed, gluttony, lust, envy, sloth, wrath and pride as...
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Sin Stocks News March 6, 2014

Mixed Day for Sin Stocks: Brown-Forman Pops While Reynolds American and … – DailyFinance Mixed Day for Sin Stocks: Brown-Forman Pops While Reynolds American and …DailyFinanceLet's look at two sin stocks that fell today, as well as one that put in a good performance. First...
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Smith and Wesson Handgun Sales Up Nearly 30%

Dirty Harry: “We’re not going to just let you walk out of here” Thug: “Who’s we?” Dirty Harry: “Smith, Wesson, and me.” Colt 44: “Bang, bang, bang, (etc.) Love that movie! Well, Dirty Harry is happy. So are investors in gun/conflict sin stock Smith &Wesson...
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Sin Stocks News February 21, 2014

Islamic Banking and Finance Society launched at Oxford University – Blue & Green Tomorrow Islamic Banking and Finance Society launched at Oxford UniversityBlue & Green TomorrowSharia principles mean Muslims cannot invest in certain industries, many of which are so-called 'sin stocks' such as tobacco, gambling...
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Sin Stocks News February 19, 2014

Investors Push For Positive Change – Financial Advisor Magazine Investors Push For Positive ChangeFinancial Advisor MagazineInvestors want to do more than just avoid sin stocks – they want to create change and have a positive social impact, Federal Street Advisors says. “Advisors should have discussions...
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Sin Stocks News February 13, 2014

Protestors slam fossil fuel industry – New Zealand Herald Protestors slam fossil fuel industryNew Zealand HeraldA study last year from Oxford University's Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, titled "Stranded assets and the fossil fuel divestment campaign", looks at campaigns against gaming, tobacco and...
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