Tag Archives: vice stocks
- Ph.D. study claims gambling is least addictive ‘vice’
August 14, 2010
A John Hopkins Ph.D. has conducted a study of so-called ‘vice’ stocks, to examine the volatility in their share prices during periods of economic downturn. Compared to stocks in alcohol, tobacco and sex-industry companies, gambling stocks were more negatively affected by financial upheaval, suggesting that people found it much easier...
- Gambling stocks better than gold and diamonds?
March 18, 2010
According to Japan's Nomura Holdings Inc., the best hedge against excessive inflation or deflation in Asia isn't gold or diamonds, but so-called 'vice' stocks, i.e. tobacco, alcohol and (yes) gambling. Nomura's basket of vice stocks has consistently outperformed the region's benchmark index, to the point that a Nomura analyst even...
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