Investing in SRI Stocks and Bonds
In This Chapter
◆ The benefits of investing in individual SRI stocks
◆ How to evaluate individual SRI stocks
◆ Investing in SRI bonds
◆ Evaluating SRI bonds and bond funds
In previous chapters, we discussed the many benefits of using mutual funds for socially responsible investing. The professional management, diversification, and ease of investing make a compelling case for these funds. A mutual fund’s knowledgeable staff that checks the social and environmental screens and engages in shareholder advocacy benefits investors looking to invest in situations compatible with their values. But some investors want more control over their investments. They may object to what they consider inordinately high ...