Jun 18, 2016

Dividend Income - May 2016

All right, I'm a little bit late with May summary. Lot of transactions this month, and I wanted to report them all and get portfolio up to date. But now to dividends.  After April's different kind of dividend report we are back to 'normal'. No big annual dividends, but only quarterly and monthly payments from my North American investments. In fact they are at the center when I'm building my financial future.

Last year in May I was able to collect $103.87. Kinder Morgan (KMI) is haunting me again since last year it was my biggest payer in May. And it no longer exists in my portfolio. Despite that I'm looking for clear improvement over last year. Let's see, here are those 12 companies that paid dividend to me this month:

Jun 16, 2016

6 Recent Buys - ABT, AMGN, BNS, MMM, TGT, UNA

After closing out my position in Chevron (CVX) I had a nice pile of cash to redeploy. I have added to existing positions in Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Amgen Inc (AMGN), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS.TO), 3M Company (MMM), Target Corp (TGT) and Unilever (UNA.AS). All right, here are the details of my transactions this week:


Jun 12, 2016

2 Recent Buys - CSCO, WPC & 1 Sale - CVX

I don't like selling stocks, but now I have one sale to report. Last week Chevron (CVX) hit the limit order I had set, and so it was time to say goodbye to this oil & gas giant. I have also made two additional purchases in Cisco Systems (CSCO) and W.P. Carey (WPC).

Jun 4, 2016

4 Recent Buys - AGU, AMGN, AQN, MDT

Hello folks! Here is a collection of my recent purchases. I have added to my existing positions in Agrium Inc (AGU.TO), Amgen Inc (AMGN), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN.TO) and Medtronic plc (MDT).