Portfolio Updates

August portfolio update

Records were meant to be broken and, when you’re a dividend-growth investor, they get broken all the time. That’s the...

July portfolio update

July, like every month, was a busy one for my portfolio. I started or added to five different positions, 40...

June portfolio update

I was paid $32.84 by a combined 40 different companies in June - a 43.4% increase from the $22.90 I earned by the same handful of stocks in March. The increase had a tiny bit to do with a few dividend hikes, but was powered primarily by purchases made with fresh capital and dividend reinvestment in April and May.

Another month, another personal dividend record

I've come to realize you don't have to have a ton of money to invest. My reason for not investing - no money - was actually more of an excuse. When you use commission-free brokerages like Robinhood you can invest small amounts here and there and, as I'm starting to see, those will grow into bigger amounts.

April portfolio update: small step back, but still on track

How did April treat you guys? Me? I had a pretty decent month. My third son was born, happy and...

Another month of progress in the books

If you look at the value of my portfolio, and its change over the course of the last month –...