Posts by Ben Stroup

Logic: never leave home without it

Monday, March 27, 2017 No dividends today (womp, womp), but I did add to my portfolio by scooping up a...

Friday, March 24: Two Hearted Ale, Gary Clark Jr. and Trumpcare’s faceplant

Since today was the first really nice day we’ve had in Ohio in a few weeks, It wasn’t until after the...

Thursday, March 23: The Stone Foxes, Tullamore DEW and investing

OK, so I’ve decided to start writing daily posts … starting with this one. I know, I know; as if...

Spice up your portfolio with a sprinkle of this dividend darling

My portfolio was looking a bit bland Monday morning … so I spiced it up by purchasing a share of...

Portfolio update: slow-n-steady progress

This turned out to be a much better week than I thought it would be. Coming off a down week,...

Today’s purchase: a company practically printing money

Ever heard of Avery Dennison? I know I sure as hell hadn’t … until I stumbled upon it on my...

Today’s purchase: an income-generating container company

If you’re a dividend-growth investor, chances are you’re overlooking Tupperware (TUP). Dividend growth, after all – the name of the...

Is it just me, or does investing kinda feel like parenting?

OK, Target, I’ve had it … go to your room. Now! What’s that? Huh? I don’t wanna hear it. I...

Why I have a 100-company portfolio

You can never have too much of a good thing. When I started my dividend-growth portfolio seven months ago, I...

How to start investing for less than $50

Since opening my Robinhood account, and starting this blog, I’ve met (and by met I mean via social media, not that old-school...