Portfolio Updates

March portfolio update

111% more dividend income came my way this March than last What can I say about March that hasn’t already...

February portfolio update: new personal dividend record

It took until the last day, but thank’s to today’s dividends from Bank of Montreal ($1.46), Ameriprise Financial ($0.83) and...

January portfolio update: 333% more dividends!

Don’t laugh. I know the $35.74 of completely passive dividend income I earned from a combined 42 different companies last...

December portfolio update

This post is all about 2017. I know, I know … it’s 2018! But, bear with me. I wasn’t all...

November portfolio update

Well, folks … I did it. I finally crossed the $40 threshold for dividends received in a month. I’d like...

October portfolio update

I was paid $38.27 in dividend income from a combined 44 different companies spread out across 19 of the month’s...

September portfolio update

See ya, September. It was a month I’m sure a lot of people would like to forget. Hurricanes literally wreaked...

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.