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Hoping to Profit by Going Green


San Francisco Chronicle by Kathleen Pender - Posted 02/05/08

 

 

San Francisco - 01/31/08 - "There are at least 25 'green' funds that invest in companies based in part on their approach to environmental issues. More than half of them didn't exist two years ago. . . . But what I want to know is: What do they mean by green?  . . . Morningstar analyst Michael Herbst says funds take two basic approaches to green investing.

 

The first group . . . invest[s] in companies that produce goods or services aimed at solving environmental problems.  . . . The second is a 'best-in-breed approach, where managers are looking at various sectors or industries and trying to find the greenest retail store or auto manufacturer,' Herbst says. Such a fund might own an oil company if it is deemed the cleanest oil firm . . . ."   Click here for more

 


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