Dividend Growth Investing

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Acquisition O

With all of the chaos, madness and fear mongering in our media regarding retail closings. I can still find good deals out there to invest and …

Investing

May 2017 Dividend Income

Another month is in the books and it is time to report another solid dividend dollar for the month of May 2017. But before that, I would like to take …

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Acquisition MO

This acquisition came a lot later in my investment journey as it probably should have, but nevertheless a small peace of this beautiful business of</b> …

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April 2017 Dividend Income

For the month of April I would like to report a another great and positive growth in dividend income when comparing year over year growth. More …

The 6 Best Dividend Paying Insurance Stocks for 2017

<i>Published January 15th, 2017 by Bob Ciura</i><p>Insurers enjoy a high level of profitability, because they make money in two ways.<p>First, insurance companies …

Acquisition VYM

This recent acquisition I went ahead and diversified the portfolio even further with <b>Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund (VYM)</b>. As known in the …

Apple's App Store Sales Could Double in 5 Years

Services are more important to <b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ: AAPL) than ever before. Last quarter, 9.2% of Apple's revenue came from services, the highest percentage Apple's ever reported for its first fiscal quarter.<p>One of the biggest contributors to Apple's services is its App Store. Apple said it paid out over …

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Dividend Kings

Company<p>Symbol<p>Years<p>Sector<p>American States Water<p>AWR<p>62<p>Water Utilities<p>Dover Corp.<p>DOV<p>61<p>Diversified Machinery<p>Northwest Natural Gas Co.<p>NWN<p>61<p>Gas …

March 2017 Dividend Income

With the end of March it is that time again to reap dividends that have been planted and been blooming beautifully for the last four years now. Come …

Viacom's shares could jump 40 percent: Barron's

(Reuters) - Shares of Viacom Inc (VIAB.O) could rise 40 percent in the next year as the New York-based media company's new CEO Bob Bakish focuses on its Paramount Pictures studio and a handful of its networks to turn the business around, according to Barron's.<p>Viacom, which is controlled by 93 …

February 2017 Dividend Income

Another month is in the books and it is time to report that passive dividend income for February 2017. Now, you guys already know why I truly love …

Portfolio

Company<p>Symbol<p>Shares<p>Industry<p>Market Value<p>Yield<p>YOC<p>Weight<p>Apple, Inc.<p>AAPL<p>39.61<p>Electronic Equipment<p>$5,690<p>1.6%<p>3.0%<p>5.8%<p>Aflac, …

Acquisition VZ

Another opportunity presented itself this month and I’ve decided to snatch up some additional shares of <b>Verizon Communications, Inc. (VZ)</b> into my …

The Long-Term Investing Guide to Compounding Wealth

What is long-term investing?<p><i>Long-term investing is the process of buying and holding investment securities you believe will compound investor wealth</i> …

Acquisition MAT

I’ve been pretty quiet these last few months on the acquisition side of things primarily due to market unknowingness. Though with new President …

The 3 Currencies of Life - Time, Money, Mobility

January 2017 Dividend Income

Time flies! We are now officially in the <b>5th</b> year since I’ve started tracking and building my Dividend Growth Investing portfolio, which I call “<b>The</b> …

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Top Holdings Of Dividend Growth Bloggers, 2017 Edition

This article analyzes the top holdings of established dividend growth bloggers with public portfolios and ranks the 46 top dividend growth stocks in …

BlackRock declares $2.50 dividend

BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) declares $2.50/share quarterly dividend, 9.2% increase from prior dividend of $2.29.<p>Forward yield 2.64%<p>Payable March 23; for …

December 2016 Dividend Income

Happy New Years Everyone! The 2016 is officially behind us as it is time to look back at December’s dividend income received report. I am sure I’ve …

November 2016 Dividend Income

November is officially done and gone and it is that time once again to tally up all of them dollars that were sent by the <b>greatest</b> companies around …

The 2017 Dividend Aristocrats List: 25+ Years of Rising Dividends

<i>Updated April 4th, 2017</i><p>The Dividend Aristocrats are a select group of 51 S&P 500 stocks with 25+ years of consecutive dividend increases.<p>They are the …

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Acquisition RDS.B

This recent acquisition I decided to add to my current ownership in <b>Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.B)</b>. I truly believe this is one of the best oil companies …

October 2016 Dividend Income

It is a new month once again and to continue my awesome <b>streak</b> of monthly dividend income reporting, it is that time once again to tally up all those …

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4 Consistently High Paying Dividend Stocks With Growth Potential

The ‘holy grail’ of dividend growth investing is to find businesses that offer:<p>Growth potential<br>• High dividend yields<br>• Consistent and safe operations<p>This …

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Acquisition STAG

Another worth mention comes to its time as I gladly snapped up some shares of <b>STAG Industrial, Inc. (STAG)</b> into my portfolio. This REIT is a fairly …

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September 2016 Dividend Income

It is that time again to report my dividend income for the month of September 2016. These quarter months are my <b>biggest</b> since I receive the largest …

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