Thursday, March 26, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- CAT, EMR

Reporting my weekly buys that went through on Tuesday. 

This weeks purchases 3/24 (Dow 18,011):
  • $200 of CAT at $80.61. Yield 3.47%
  • $200 of EMR at $56.90. Yield 3.30%.
$400 of new capital invested and adding $13.56 to my annual dividend income.

Note: On radar for next week: PM, DEO, CVX.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- CVX, RDS.B, BP, PM

Reporting my weekly buys that went through on Tuesday. 

This weeks purchases 3/17 (Dow 17,849):
  • $300 of CVX at $102.56. Yield 4.17%
  • $300 of RDS.B at $61.08. Yield 6.16%.
  • $250 of BP at $37.61. Yield 6.38%.
  • $300 of PM at $77.83. Yield 5.14%.
$1150 of new capital invested and adding $62.36 to my annual dividend income.

Note: Continue to nibble on high yielding integrated major energy names along with PM.  I cant help myself w/ PM over 5%! 

On radar for next week- more of the unwanted and unloved: same as above, CAT, BBL

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- BP, RDS.B, DEO

Reporting my weekly buys that went through yesterday.  We have had a bit of a sell-off over the last week and this weeks buys went through on an especially good day- market got pounded and was down 333 points.

This weeks purchases 3/10 (Dow 17,633):
  • $250 of BP at $39.50. Yield 6.08%
  • $250 of RDS.B at $62.74. Yield 5.99%.
  • $250 of DEO at $113.35. Yield 3.05%.
$750of new capital invested and adding $37.80 to my annual dividend income.

Note: Lot of names appearing attractive as I look over my watch list.  On radar for next week: PM, CAT, BBL, BP, RDS.B, DEO, ABBV.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- CVX, CAT, PM

Reporting my weekly buys that went through today.

Market was down 83 points but we are still close to record territory.

This weeks purchases 3/3 (Dow 18,203):

  • $175 of CVX at $105.25. Yield 4.07%
  • $175 of CAT at $83.31. Yield 3.36%. 
  • $150 of PM at $82.76. Yield 4.83%.
$500 of new capital invested and adding $20.25 to my annual dividend income.

Note: Been a little light on the purchases the last few weeks. I have been adding to CVX the past 2 weeks.  Just nibbling.  Will continue to do so as long as yield is above 4%. May look to add to BP, RDS.B next week as well. I am full position PM but I find it hard not to buy more when it is yielding almost 5%.  
 

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- EMR, CVX, CAT

Reporting my weekly buys that went through this past week.

This weeks purchases 2/24 (Dow 18,209):
  • $200 of EMR at $58.25. Yield 3.23% 
  • $150 of CVX at $108.11. Yield 3.96%
  • $150 of CAT at $84.10. Yield 3.33%.
$500 of new capital invested and adding $17.39 to my annual dividend income.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- JNJ, PM, DEO, EMR, CAT

Reporting my weekly buys that went through last and this week

Last weeks purchases 2/10 (Dow 17,869):
  • $200 of JNJ at $99.93 Yield 2.80% 
  • $200 of PM at $80.75. Yield 4.95%
  • $200 of DEO at $115.12. Yield 3.01%.
$600 of new capital invested and adding $21.52 to my annual dividend income.

This weeks purchases 2/17 (Dow 18,048):
  • $200 of DEO at $115.67. Yield 2.99%
  • $200 of EMR at $58.32. Yield 3.22%
  • $150 of CAT at $84.56. Yield 3.31%
$550 of new capital invested and adding $17.40 to my annual dividend income.

Note: First addition (outside reinvested dividends) to EMR since 2012.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- CAT, JNJ, PG

Reporting my weekly buys that went through today.

This weeks purchases 2/3 (Dow 17,666):
  • $200 of CAT  at $82.96. Yield 3.38%
  • $150 of JNJ at $101.44. Yield 2.76%
  • $150 of PG at $85.69. Yield 3% 
$500 of new capital invested and adding $15.40 to my annual dividend income.

Note: Today's buys went through on a big up day with the Dow closing up 305 points.  Oil led the way a closed at around $53 a barrell.  All the energy names were up pretty big.

First time adding to my JNJ and PG positions in quite a while.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Sharebuilder Weekly Purchases- CVX, RDS.B, DEO, CAT, PM, MCD

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

Last weeks purchases 1/20 (Dow 17,515):
  • $200 of CVX at $105.19. Yield 4.07% 
  • $200 of RDS.B at $66.35. Yield 5.67%
  • $200 of DEO at $115.18. Yield 3.00%.
$600 of new capital invested and adding $25.48 to my annual dividend income.

This weeks purchases 1/27 (Dow 17,387):
  • $200 of CAT at $79.71. Yield 3.51%
  • $150 of PM at $82.28. Yield 4.86%
  • $150 of MCD at $89.91. Yield 3.78%
$500 of new capital invested and adding $19.99 to my annual dividend income.

Note: Big sell-off today as the Dow closed down 291 points.

CAT is now at 3.5% initial yield after a big 7% sell-off today after missing earnings.  It's now offering its highest yield since the financial crises.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Sharebuilder DRIP Purchases- CVX, RDS.B, DEO

Reporting my weekly buys that went through yesterday.

1/13 Purchases (Dow 17,614):
  • $200 of CVX at $106.78. Yield 4.01% 
  • $200 of RDS.B at $64.79. Yield 5.80%
  • $200 of DEO at $113.26. Yield 3.05%.
$600 of new capital invested and adding $25.74 to annual income.

Note: Another big down day today (1/14) dropping 186 points. 

On radar for next week: BP is approaching 7%. BBL was also hammered and hit $38 and change today.  CAT is well over 3% at $86. GE starting to look interesting and approaching 4%.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Sharebuilder DRIP Purchases- BBL, BP, CVX, PM


Catch up post. Reporting my buys that went through over the past 2 weeks and today.

12/23 Purchases (Dow 18,024):
  • $500 of BBL at $43.00. Yield 5.77%
  • $500 of BP at $38.75. Yield 6.19%
  • $250 of CVX at $113.83. Yield 3.76%
$1250 of new capital invested and adding $69.21 to annual income.

Last weeks purchases 12/30 (Dow 17,983):
  • $200 of PM at $82.71. Yield 4.84%.
+ $9.67 annual income.

This weeks purchases 1/6 (Dow 17,372):
  • $250 of BBL at $40.66. Yield 6.10%
  • $300 of BP at $36.08. Yield 6.65%
  • $200 of CVX at $107.78. Yield 3.97% 
$750 of new capital invested and adding $43.15 to annual income.

Note:  Oil at 5 year lows- around $48 a barrel.  Same names as above on my radar for next week.  CAT is approaching 3%.  Like DEO also.