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MARCH Dividends

image Yes it is that time of month where we report on what our stocks paid us and if we fell short or exceeded what we wanted to do. Now if you can remember Dec was a record month by a mile because of some special dividends and lots of added capital to my account. Well i added a little capital but was it enough to become my biggest month? Will i weep or will i cry?

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2016 Net Worth Q4

Here it is the second and final net worth track of 2016 I will have 4 in 2017 as i do them quarterly. some accounts go up and some go down as long as at the end of the year my final tally is positive that is all that really matters. Before i started blogging i had never tracked my net worth just kept track of my main account through sharebuilder  but now i cant wait each quarter to see where i am at.

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DEC Dividends

Well all the dividends have been tabulated it is time to see if it is time to cry or put a great big smile on my face. But to begin with to keep you in suspense a little i have never had a 200.00 month and now will we end 2016 ending that drought or will it continue?

After not having invested in almost 3 years this year i got after again as i paid off my credit card and sold some stocks and added some of mine to  the mix to buy some.  Continue reading “DEC Dividends”

Tuesdays Buys

Yes once again I made some buys. it was the first of the month so i figured i might as well get them in early. decided to add 2  again so probably wont be adding again unless a firesale goes on. Buying at least once a month eve n though it is a small amount has helped grow my portfolio the last 9 months. so its something i  want to continually to do often.  Continue reading “Tuesdays Buys”

Realty Income Dividend increase

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Great news another dividend increase. You have to love these as this is how you really turbo charge your portfolio. Even though my holdings in O is small i plan on adding in the future just whenever nobody knows. Since i have 13.3571  this will raise my dividend to .80 cents a year of course compounding will keep bringing this up. Slowly but surely.

 

 

Other dividend raises announced this year

Walmart .776

KO $1.22

OHI $2.48

NRZ $5.04

O $1.27

announced last year effective this year

CIM $3.51

ATT .80

The total is 15.89 in raises so far.

 

Have you had any raises lately?

 

Disclaimer: long all stocks mentioned

Recent Buys

Yup did it again bought 2 more stocks using the sharebuilderplan through sharebuilder. On Tuesday the 14th of March, 1 day before the raise in interest rates from the feds. i bought. One of the goals i have for this year is to bring up my investments while adding new ones also so its a balance that i have to take since i dont have much.

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