Why Tobacco Stocks Outperform (Why Tobacco Stocks Are A Great Investment)

Some months ago I wrote an article about the historical performance of so-called “sin stocks”. Tobacco companies have performed the best in the US, and alcohol stocks in the UK. In this article, I briefly argue for the reasons why and why they most likely continue to outperform. Tobacco stocks outperform the market because they…

Sin Stocks And Performance (Why Sin And Unethical Stocks Outperform)

A certain group of stocks has outperformed the rest of the stock market by a wide margin: Sin stocks. We can also label these stocks “unethical stocks”. Sin stocks outperform the market because the industry has high barriers to entry, has high margins, requires little capital, the products are addictive, and regulation leads to oligopoly…