I think i did a lot of buying this month every time the market dropped i was buying something it seemed like every time the market dropped.

- On MAY 1st I bought 3 shares of XOM at $79.51 a share for a total of $238.53. This buy adds $10.44 a year to my dividends.
- On May 2nd I bought 3 shares of VLO at $89.82 a share for a total of $269.46. This buy adds $10.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 2nd I bought 10 shares of IRM at $31.94 a share for a total of $319.45. This buy adds $24.44 a year to my dividends.
- On May 6th I bought 6 shares of IRM at $31.14 a share for a total of $186.84. This buy adds $14.66 a year to my dividends.
- On May 6th I bought 2 shares of VLO at $86.26 a share for a total of $172.52. This buy adds $7.20 a year to my dividends.
- On May 6th I bought 4 shares of D at $75.70 a share for a total of $302.80. This buy adds $14.68 a year to my dividends.
- On May 7th I bought 4 shares of WBA at $53.45 a share for a total of $213.79. This buy adds $7.04 a year to my dividends.
- On May 10th I bought 4 shares of LYB at $81.78 a share for a total of $572.48. This buy adds $16.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 13th I bought 3 shares of SBUX at $76.49 a share for a total of $229.46. This buy adds $4.32 a year to my dividends.
- On May 13th I bought 5 shares of R at $58.10 a share for a total of $290.50. This buy adds $10.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 13th I bought 5 shares of WBA at $52.50 a share for a total of $262.52. This buy adds $8.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 13th I bought 15 shares of MGIC at $8.84 a share for a total of $132.60. This buy adds $4.57 a year to my dividends.
- On May 17th I bought 5 shares of R at $59.11 a share for a total of $295.53. This buy adds $10.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 20th I bought 2 shares of DAL at $54.51 a share for a total of $109.02. This buy adds $2.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 20th I bought 4 shares of SBUX at $77.04 a share for a total of $308.16. This buy adds $5.76 a year to my dividends.
- On May 20th I bought 4 shares of XOM at $75.85 a share for a total of $303.39. This buy adds $13.92 a year to my dividends.
- On May 23rd I bought 2 shares of CVX at $117.74 a share for a total of $235.48. This buy adds $9.52 a year to my dividends.
- On May 23rd I bought 3 shares of VLO at $76.12 a share for a total of $228.36. This buy adds $10.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 23rd I bought 2 shares of VLO at $78.11 a share for a total of $156.23 This buy adds $7.20 a year to my dividends.
- On May 24th I bought 3 shares of LYB at $77.65 a share for a total of $232.95. This buy adds $12.60 a year to my dividends.
- On May 28th I bought 5 shares of MO at $50.39 a share for a total of $251.95. This buy adds $16.00 a year to my dividends.
- On May 29th I bought 5 shares of GIS at $48.22 a share for a total of $241.08. This buy adds $9.80 a year to my dividends.
- On May 29th I bought 5 shares of ABBV at $77.63 a share for a total of $388.15. This buy adds $21.40 a year to my dividends.
- On May 30th I bought 5 shares of VLO at $73.91 a share for a total of $369.54. This buy adds $18.00 a year to my dividends.
- On May 30th I bought 30 shares of NRZ at $15.84 a share for a total of $475.20. This buy adds $60.00 a year to my dividends.
- On May 31st I bought 6 shares of LYB at $75.63 a share for a total of $453.78. This buy adds $25.20 a year to my dividends.
- On May 31st I bought 6 shares of WBA at $49.76 a share for a total of $348.29. This buy adds $10.56 a year to my dividends.

I really did lots of buying this month not every month will be like this. On the Buys I added $368.91

On May 9th due to concerns with the the ongoing stuff with OHI I sold out. I sold all 154 shares which got me $5633.32 and includes a 12 cent fee. This cost me $406.56.

Dividend Cuts I suffered my second dividend cut this year when VOD took 40% off there dividend. It cuts it from based off 138 shares $254.64 a year to $139.38 a loss of $106.26.

So between the Cuts the sell and the buys I am still heading into the last month and the beginning of the Second half I am in good health and still should be able to hit my goals

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Solid month! That’s a lot of great names you added, keep it up – many good values out there!

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