Environmental, social and governance or ESG investing remains a tough nut to crack for investors. Despite the hype and results, many investors continue to ignore adding various ESG factors into their portfolios. Pretenses about years of underperformance and misconceptions about ESG could be to blame. That’s a real shame as the benefits of ESG continue to get better.
Let’s look at the income front, for example.
Dividend investors might want to get to know ESG very well. The truth is that firms adhering to various environmental, social and governance standards tend to pay better dividends over the long haul. And now we have data to back that up.
Follow Dividend.com’s Dividend Education section to get answers to all your dividend-specific questions.
Get Email Updates
Join over 100,000 investors who get the latest news from Dividend.com
Check out the securities going ex-dividend this week.
Check out our latest edition of the special report on the top dividend...