I hope everyone is enjoying their summer! It has been a whirlwind past couple of weeks with a big international move, a big purchase, and a new job. Most people would shudder at the thought of just one of these big changes in a month but somehow it has worked out very smoothly. More on […]Read more "Dividend Income Update July"
I have been meaning to get to my June update for awhile now. I’ve been a bit busy lately now that it is nice out. As it is already July, I will take the occasion to say happy Canada day to my Canadian readers and happy 4th of July to my friends in the U.S.! […]Read more "Dividend Income Update June"
May was a great month. Not only did it finally start to warm up, my stock holdings seemed to pick up. It is good to see the portfolio in the green. May started out a little rough for major indices, but ended on a positive note. I did not find any good entry opportunities for my […]Read more "Dividend Income Update May"
April offered further gains through mid month and ended about the same as it started. It was not possible to find any good entry opportunities for my watchlist stocks. The major indices I track ended the month in three different ways (April 1-29): (S&P +0.27%, NASDAQ -1.94%, TSX +3.39%). I’ve actually avoided making any new stock […]Read more "Dividend Income Update April"
As compared to the rough start to 2016, March was certainly a positive month for investors. The major indices I track most often are all up from February 29 to March 29: (S&P +5.5%, NASDAQ +2.57%, TSX +2.32%). I must say it has been nice to see more of my portfolio in the green this […]Read more "Dividend Income Update March"
February was another rollercoaster month for investors with a big drop in the middle of the month and a recovery at the end of the month. Major indices wound up roughly where they started by the end of the month but there sure was a lot of activity going on and some great buying opportunities. […]Read more "Dividend Income Update February"
January sure offered investors a rough start to the year. It also presented many members of the DGI community with opportunities to pick up some quality stocks at attractive valuations. It is times like these which cause many investors to panic, and others to go shopping. I initiated a position in JNJ after having healthcare […]Read more "Dividend Income Update January"