Recent Buy: Hanesbrands Inc.

I added a new position to my portfolio with the purchase of Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) 61 shares @ $20.42 on 12/1/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $36.60 to a total of $4,577.42 I also updated my portfolio page to reflect the change.       My Thoughts I do not know about you, […]

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Recent Buy: CVS Health Corp

I added more shares to my portfolio with the purchase of CVS Health Corp (CVS) 17 shares @ $68.00 on 11/6/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $34.00 to a total of $4,577.42 I also updated my portfolio page to reflect the change.       Even though CVS has been in the red for […]

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Recent Buy: International Business Machines Corp.

I added more shares to my portfolio with the purchase of International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) 9 shares @ $148.34 on 11/13/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $54.00 to a total of $4,530.06 I also updated my portfolio page to reflect the change.     When I bought the 9 shares, I […]

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Passive Income for November 2017

Once a month I like to talk about my total passive income for the month. I do this to track how much is coming in. Once I get over $2,000 a month in passive income, I will be in a great place. $2,000 a month is my crossover point. At that point, that money will be enough […]

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Dividend Increase: Walt Disney Company

Walt Disney Company (DIS) just declared $0.84 semi-annually dividend. This is an increase of 7.7% from $0.78. I own 23 shares, so this will increase my annual dividend income by $2.76 to $4,569.42 I updated both my Passive Income page as well as my Portfolio page to reflect the changes. My Thoughts: I bought and wrote about DIS in great detail. […]

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Recent Buy: Cardinal Health Inc

I added more shares to my portfolio with the purchase of Cardinal Health Inc (CAH). 16 shares @ $58.40 on 11/13/2017. 21 shares @ $56.19 on 11/15/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $68.08 to a total of $4,530.06 I also updated my portfolio page to reflect the change. Check out the article that was […]

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Recent Sell: General Electric Company

So, unfortunately, this will be my second sale post of the year. It also looks like it will be my last stock sale of the year. The reason why it looks that way is that most of the companies that I invest in has already increased their dividend or they look like they are going to announce an increase soon. […]

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Dividend Increase: Union Pacific Corporation

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP) just declared $0.665 quarterly dividend. This is an increase of 9.9% from $0.605. I own 13 shares, so this will increase my annual dividend income by $3.12 to $4,528.10 I updated both my Passive Income page as well as my Portfolio page to reflect the changes. My Thoughts: I first bought UNP on 7/2/2015 for $96.50 a share. If […]

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Recent Buy: AT&T

I added more shares to my portfolio with the purchase of AT&T Inc. 71 shares @ $33.65 on 10/31/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $139.16 to a total of $4,497.00 I also updated my portfolio page to reflect the change. Check out the article that was published over at Seeking Alpha about AT&T.    […]

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Passive Income for October 2017

Once a month I like to talk about my total passive income for the month. I do this to track how much is coming in. Once I get over $2,000 a month in passive income, I will be in a great place. $2,000 a month is my crossover point. At that point, that money will be enough […]

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