As ESG investing gains traction, RBC picks 10 under-the-radar stocks set to surge

People talk outside a Wal-Mart Pickup-Grocery store in Bentonville, Arkansas.
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RBC Capital Markets has named a number of sustainable stocks set to rise, spanning sectors including technology, energy and financials. The investment bank picked outperform-rated stocks with strong ESG (environmental, social or governance) attributes that aren't yet widely owned by sustainable funds.