They lead you to temptation, but does it pay to give in? All day Friday, FOX Business explores the merits of investing in Sin Stocks. From tobacco and booze to porn and gambling, what’s the best way to capitalize on the business of vice?
- VICE FUND (VICEX)
- The Vice Fund selects stocks of tobacco, alcohol, gaming, and weapons/defense companies because they believe that these industries tend to thrive regardless of the economy as a whole.
- Top Holdings
- Altria Group Inc.
- Philip Morris International, Inc.
- Las Vegas Sands Corp
- Lorillard, Inc.
- Honeywell International, Inc.
- Diageo PLC
- Boeing Co
- United Technologies Corp
Latest Coverage on the Business of Vice:
Larry Flynt: Hustler Magazine Will Only Exist Another 2-3 Years
Hustler founder Larry Flynt on the business revenue from pornography and the change in the industry.
Beware: Shun Sin Stocks At Your Own Risk
Investors who steer clear of traditional 'sin' stocks may be keeping their conscience clean at the cost of more lucrative returns.
Are Tobacco Companies Hurting?
FBN’s Robert Gray reports on how a decrease in Americans who smoke has affected tobacco companies.
Betting on Vice Over Virtue in ETFs
Consumers are always tempted to indulge in various 'vices', giving investors’ confidence that these industries will always have business regardless of an economic downturn.
From Wall Street to Vegas: One Pro Gambler’s Story
Ex-Wall Street trader and professional poker player Andrew Frankenberger discusses his transition from trading to gambling, and the similarities betwe...