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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Dividend Increase AFL & ABBV

Aflac Incorporated (AFL) just declared $0.45 quarterly dividend increase. This is an increase of 4.7% from $0.43. I own 25 shares, so this will increase my annual dividend income by $2.00. AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) also announced a dividend increase. However, ABBV increased it by a whopping 10.9%. They declare a $0.71 quarterly dividend. Before the increase, it was $0.64. I own 52 shares […]

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3 Stock Considerations for November

When working on my stock considerations for the month, I like to use the CCC spreadsheet which is run and maintained by Dave Fish. When looking at the spreadsheet, I like to add my own data filters. This helps me find companies that meet my set of criteria. After the filters were added, I now had […]

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Recent Buy: Walt Disney Company

Walt Disney Company (DIS) has seen its stock lose about 16.50% from a high of $116.10 a share. I find this to be a great opportunity to buy more shares of Walt Disney Company because I see this company as a “Forever Company”. The company has a great track record and they are making the […]

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Dividend Increase – V

Visa Inc. (V) just declared $0.195 quarterly dividend. This is an increase of 18.2% from $0.165. I own 17 shares, so this will increase my annual dividend income by $2.04 to $4,290.92 I updated both my Passive Income page as well as my Portfolio page to reflect the changes. My Thoughts: WOW what an increase from Visa. This is one of […]

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Recent Buy: AT&T

I added more shares to my portfolio with the purchase of AT&T Inc. 33 shares @ $35.82 on 10/13/2017. This increases my forward 12-month dividend income by $64.69 to a total of $4,289.22 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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Dividend Increase – OHI

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc (OHI) just declared $0.65 quarterly dividend. This is an increase of 1.6% from $0.64. I own 127 shares, so this will increase my annual dividend income by $5.08 to $4,287.30 I updated both my Passive Income page as well as my Portfolio page to reflect the changes. My Thoughts: OHI did it again!! The increased their dividend for 21 […]

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