One trend that has accelerated in recent years is the focus on using environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors to make investment decisions. Many investors are now using a company’s performance on these ESG pillars to make their investment decisions.
Clearly, ESG investing isn’t just the latest investment fad but a trend that should grow at a high rate in the near term. Investors can profit from ESG dividend stocks is by focusing on those companies that are more environmentally friendly. This includes those companies that are increasing their renewable energy footprint, which should not only help the environment but also enable companies to grow their dividends.
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