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Alyce Lomax

Alyce Lomax


Alyce Lomax is a columnist for specializing in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues and an analyst for Motley Fool One. From October 2010 through June 2015, she managed the real-money Prosocial Portfolio, which integrated socially responsible investing factors into stock analysis.

Recent articles

Did Your Stocks Make the Grade at Glassdoor?

Identifying winning cultures can help you single out winning investments.


How $450 Can Do a World of Good for Women

Join our Foolanthropy 2015 fundraising drive supporting The Fistula Foundation to give thousands of women renewed health -- and hope.


We're Gearing Up for Another Inspiring Season of Giving

Get ready to join us for our latest Foolanthropy Holiday drive campaign.

The Dangers of Companies Trying to Buy Back Investors’ Love

It’s high time investors scrutinize the massive stock buyback trend.


This Massive Risk Could Dry Up Your Portfolio

Water scarcity risks pose dangers for investors' long-term profits, not to mention the future of our planet. Fortunately, some shareholders are on the case.

There Are Some Sick Stocks in the Biotech Industry

Hillary Clinton's recent biotech bashing brings to mind a question: Is this industry socially responsible?


Could Etsy Lose This Beneficial Competitive Advantage?

It’s a taxing moment in Etsy’s newly public life. Does its tax strategy negate its social responsibility?

Is a New Low for CEO Pay on Its Way?

The SEC has finally mandated CEO-to-worker pay ratio disclosure, giving investors an all-new and edifying metric for business and stock analysis.

4 Foodie Stocks Ripe for Revisiting

As the Prosocial Portfolio comes to an end, here's why I’ve asked The Motley Fool to hold Whole Foods Market, Chipotle, Starbucks, and Panera for the long haul.

Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi

3 Women Transforming How We View Business

Women have the power to drive big change in business and investing. Here are three females who are leading the charge.

We're Holding These 4 Prosocial Stocks, but Should You Be Buying?

The Motley Fool is stashing these Prosocial Portfolio stocks; some may still be great buy ideas even years after purchase.

Ending the Prosocial Portfolio on a Positive Note

The Prosocial Portfolio is drawing to a close -- but investing for positive impact in the world has just begun.

Social Impact Bonds: An Exciting New Way to Invest

The Nurse-Family Partnership’s Pay for Success project highlights a new way to invest in people and future economic prosperity while targeting a financial return.

Facebook: A Prosocial or Antisocial Stock?

The social media giant’s higher purpose separates it from the rest.

What SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.’s Stock Sinking Really Means

Neglecting animal welfare issues is increasingly risky for businesses -- and their investors.

I'm Breaking Some of My Own Rules and Buying Etsy Stock

I tend to avoid big-name, “hot” IPOs, or investing purely on principle. I’m breaking that rule for Etsy.

Is Meritocracy a Joke for Women in Tech?

How we define merit could explain women's issues in the tech industry -- and elsewhere in the working world.

The Climate Is Right to Buy Johnson Controls

This industrial company has heart -- and a bright future.

Here's a Shareholder Issue That's Shaking Some Companies

Keep an eye out for this shareholder-friendly proposal on your proxy ballots this year.

I'm Buying More Cummins While Its Share Price Idles

It's time to back up the proverbial truck and buy more shares of Cummins.