Saturday, July 9, 2016

2016 Q2 Update


Dividends Received

Total dividends received during the quarter were $3,959.

Purchases

Q2's purchases ($7,800):
  • $750 of AAPL at $93.85
  • $500 of ABT at $38.99
  • $150 of BBL at $23.71
  • $200 of BP at $31.65
  • $150 of CAT at $76.93
  • $825 of DEO at $105.95
  • $700 of DIS at $97.99
  • $1250 of GILD at $84.70
  • $1025 of RDS.B at $49.94
  • $1050 of TEVA at $52.90
  • $1100 of TIF at $61.52
  • $100 of V at $78.21
$11,319 in total new capital added (including reinvested dividends).

Dividend Increases

  • JNJ 6.7% raise. +$45.77 annual income. 
  • AAPL 9.6% raise. +$24.61 annual income. 
  • EXC 2.4% raise. +$9.00 annual income.
  • PG 1% raise. +$72.27 annual income.
Total: $90.61
 

Annualized Dividend Income

All together, annualized dividend income increased $468 from Q1 total of $15,855 to $16,323. This means my dividend stocks will pay $16,323 in dividends over the next 12 months.

Other

  • Lending Club interest received: $785
  • Bank interest received: $123
Total Q2 passive income: $4,867.

Note: Sorry for lack of posting but we welcomed twin boys into the family in April and I have been extremely busy!  I do keep plugging along.  Hope the big dividend cuts from the past 6 months are behind us!

Keep Feeding The Fire

Saturday, March 5, 2016

February 2016 Update


Dividends Received

Total dividends received during the month were $809.02
  • KMI $114.82
  • ABBV $175.14
  • PG $120.74
  • CAT $122.34
  • PAYX $64.73
  • AAPL $62.55
  • VZ $51.43
  • ABT $76.85
  • CLX $20.42

Purchases

This months purchases ($2700):
  • $600 of DIS at $92.51. Yield 1.48%
  • $500 of GILD at $85.67. Yield 2%
  • $400 of AAPL at $95.30. Yield  2.18%
  • $250 of ABBV  at $52.96. Yield 4.31%
  • $250 of DEO at $103.70. Yield 3.29%
  • $200 of ABT at $37.73. Yield 2.76%
  • $200 of AFL at $57.77. Yield 2.84%
  • $200 of BP at  $29.15. Yield 8.23%
  • $100 of RDS.B at $44.91. Yield 8.37%
Also reinvested all dividends.
 
$3,509 in total new capital added (including reinvested dividends)

Dividend Increases

  • PEP 7.1% raise. +$30.01 annual income.
  • GILD 9.3% raise. +$3.81 annual income.

Dividend Decreases

  • BBL 74% decrease. -$899.96 annual income.
  • BHP 74% decrease. -$61.72 annual income.

Annualized Dividend Income

All together, annualized dividend income decreased by $815.50 from last months total of $16,477 to $15,661. This means my dividend stocks will pay $15,661 in dividends over the next 12 months.

Other

  • Lending Club interest received: $183.75
  • Bank interest received: $27.12

Total passive income: $1,019.09

Note: Another big dividend cut with BBL/ BHP. It stings but I will recover and keep feeding the fire. 

Friday, February 12, 2016

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases

Reporting what I have been up to over the past 2 weeks.

2/2 (Dow 16,154):
  • $250 of GILD at $83.21. Yield 2.01%
  • $200 of AAPL at $95.54. Yield 2.18% 
  • $200 of AFL at $57.77. Yield 2.84%. 

2/9 (Dow 16,014):
  • $400 of DIS at $90.98. Yield 1.51%
  • $250 of DEO at $103.70. Yield 3.29% 
  • $200 of BP at $29.15. Yield 8.23% .

Keep Feeding The Fire

Sunday, January 31, 2016

January 2016 Update


Dividends Received

Total dividends received during the month were $946.19
  • PM $375.68
  • MO $222.59
  • GE $230.06
  • PEP $104.72
  • IDGTX $13.14

Purchases

This months purchases ($3950):
  • $750 of GILD at $93.50. Yield  1.84%
  • $600 of CVX at $83.19. Yield 5.14% 
  • $500 of DIS at $94.60. Yield 1.45% 
  • $500 of RDS.B at $39.29. Yield 9.57%
  • $450 of ABT at  $41.41. Yield 2.51%
  • $400 of CAT at $59.27. Yield 5.12%
  • $400 of DEO $103.72. Yield 3.29%
  • $250 of AAPL at $99.71. Yield 2.09%
  • $100 of BP at $30.66. Yield 7.83%
Also reinvested all dividends.
 
$4,896 in total new capital added (including reinvested dividends)

Dividend Increases

  • FAF 4% raise. +$23.15 annual income.

Annualized Dividend Income

All together, annualized dividend income increased by $218 from last months total of $16,264 to $16,477. This means my dividend stocks will pay $16,477 in dividends over the next 12 months.

Other

  • Lending Club interest received: $77.00
  • Bank interest received: $43.02

Total passive income: $1,066.21

Sunday, January 3, 2016

2015 Q4 Update

Dividends Received

Total dividends received during the quarter were $3,889.

Purchases

Q4's purchases ($7,350):
  • $400 of AAPL at $112.83.
  • $500 of ABBV at $55.52. 
  • $200 of ABT at $40.51.
  • $950 of BBL at $26.65.
  • $350 of BP at $31.71.
  • $550 of CAT at $68.23
  • $100 of CVX at $87.66
  • $400 of DEO at $112.01
  • $1000 of GILD at $100.73
  • $1300 of KMI at $26.36
  • $150 of PG at $75.70
  • $1450 at RDS.B at $48.41 
$10,988 in total new capital added (including reinvested dividends).

Dividend Increases

  • KMI 4.08% raise. +$68.54 annual income.
  • AFL 5.1% raise. +$40.98 annual income.
  • ABBV 12% raise. +$72.27 annual income.
  • MCD 4.7% raise. +$16.70 annual income.
  • EMR 1% raise. +$2.14 annual income.
  • INTC 8.3% raise. +$58.42 annual income.
  • BDX 10% raise. +33.58 annual income.
  • ABT 8.3% raise. +$23.27 annual income.
Total: $315.90

Dividend Decreases

  • KMI 75% decrease. -$1,397.06 annual income.

Annualized Dividend Income

All together, annualized dividend income decreased by $516 from Q3 total of $16,772 to $16,256. This means my dividend stocks will pay $16,256 in dividends over the next 12 months.

Other

  • Lending Club interest received: $216.16
  • Bank interest received: $41.80
Total Q3 passive income: $4,192.

Note: KMI dividend cut hurt but I will recover. Very possible BBL cut could happen in the near future.  I will weather the storm regardless and keep feeding the fire.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases

Catch-up post.  Reporting my buys that have gone through over the past few weeks.

10/6 (Dow 16,790):
  • $250 of GILD at $96.81. Yield 1.78%
  • $200 of ABBV at $55.84. Yield 3.65% 
  • $200 of ABT at $40.51. Yield 2.37%. 

10/14 (Dow 16,925):
  • $200 of GILD at $99.54. Yield 1.78%
  • $200 of AAPL at $112.33. Yield 1.85%

10/20 (Dow 17,217):
  • $150 of CAT at $70.68. Yield 4.54%
  • $200 of KMI at $31.76. Yield 6.17%
  • $200 of AAPL at $113.33. Yield 1.84%

10/27 (Dow 17,581):
  • $250 of KMI at $27.41. Yield 7.44%
  • $200 of RDS.B at $52.86. Yield 7.11%
  • $100 of CVX at $87.66. Yield 4.88%
  • $100 of ABBV at $53.32. Yield 3.83%

11/3 (Dow 17,918):
  • $250 of KMI at $26.70. Yield 7.64% 
  • $400 of BBL at $32.69. Yield 7.59%

11/10 (Dow 17,758):
  • $300 of KMI at $25.43. Yield 8.02% 
  • $250 of RDS.B at  $50.43. Yield 7.46%

11/17 (Dow 17,490):
  • $250 of RDS.B at $49.98. Yield 7.52%
  • $200 of CAT at $69.71. Yield 4.42%
  • $200 of DEO at $114.40. Yield 2.98%

Keep Feeding The Fire

Saturday, October 10, 2015

2015 Q3 Update




Dividends Received


Total dividends received during the quarter were $4,285.

Purchases

Q1's purchases ($9,957):
  • $2200 of CVX at $85.98. Yield 4.98%
  • $1557 of RDS.B at $51.28. Yield 7.33%
  • $1150 of CAT at $74.27. Yield 4.15%
  • $1050 of BBL at $34.82. Yield 7.12%
  • $1050 of BP at $33.39. Yield 7.19%
  • $900 of DEO at $107.39. Yield 3.22%
  • $900 of EMR at $50.06. Yield  3.76%
  • $700 of PG at $71.45. Yield 3.71%
  • $250 of KMI at $27.50. Yield 7.13%
  • $200 of JNJ at $92.20. Yield 3.25%
Also reinvested all dividends.
 
$14,192 in total new capital added (including reinvested dividends) with initial yield of 5.17%. 

Dividend Increases

  • KMI 2.1% raise. +$33.16 annual income.
  • PAYX 10.5% raise. +$24.26 annual income.
  • MO 8.7% raise. +$22.31 annual income.
  • PM 2% raise. +$23.30 annual income.
  • LMT 10% raise. +$67.29 annual income.
  • ACN 7.8% raise. +$4.12 annual income.
Total: $221.23

Annualized Dividend Income

All together, annualized dividend income increased by $954 from Q2 total of $15,813 to $16,767 This means my dividend stocks will pay $16,767 in dividends over the next 12 months.

Other

  • Lending Club interest received: $346.51
  • Bank interest received: $48.62
Total Q3 passive income: $4,680.

Note: Rugby world cup is being played right now.  Above is great pic of a scrum between 2 of the best teams in the world- New Zealand (aka the All Blacks) vs. Australia.

Keep Feeding The Fire

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- KMI,CAT


Reporting my weekly buys that went through the past week.

This weeks purchases 9/29 (Dow 16,049)
  • $250 of KMI at $27.50. Yield 7.13%.
  • $250 of CAT at $64.83. Yield 4.75%.
 $500 of new capital invested and adding $29.70 to my annual dividend income.

Note: 4.75% yield on CAT. Need to check to see when last time CAT yield was that high. I am sure Average Dividend Yield is watching!

KMI's yield is now at the old KMR yield.  The sky is falling!

Going to try to post my Q3 summary over the next few days.

Keep Feeding The Fire


Saturday, September 26, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- JNJ, EMR



Reporting my weekly buys that went though this past week.

This weeks purchases 9/22 (Dow 16,330)
  • $200 of JNJ at $92.20. Yield 3.25%.
  • $200 OF EMR at $44.63. Yield 4.21%.
  $400 of new capital invested and adding $14.94 to my annual dividend income.

Note: I am in the house of pain with my energy and industrial holdings! $hit show!  I will keep adding and popping antacid as I do.

On radar for next week: holding nose with CAT at $65. More nose holding with ugly energy names-hello KMI at $29. Welcome to the dance with ABBV at $56.


Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases

Reporting my weekly buys that went through last week and yesterday.

Last weeks purchases 9/8 (Dow 16,493):
  • $250 of DEO at $105.30. Yield 3.29% 
  • $250 of PG at $69.81. Yield 3.80% 
  • $200 of CAT at $74.11. Yield 4.16%
  $700 of new capital invested and adding $26.02 to my annual dividend income.

This weeks purchases 9/15 (Dow 16,600):
  • $250 of CVX at $77.65. Yield 5.51% 
  • $250 of RDS.B at $50.40. Yield 7.46%.
  • $250 of BP at $31.26. Yield 7.68%. 
$750 of new capital invested and adding $51.63 to my annual dividend income.

Keep Feeding The Fire