I have made following Purchases in with my last 2 paystubs. I have increased my contribution percentage,so that i can max out Quickly.
VFIAX: 2.22 Shares at $253.89 will add close to 9.77 dollars in dividend
PABGX: 1.851 share @102.4 will add close to 4.8 dollars in dividend.
VIMAX: 1 Share @ 194.4 will add around 2.58 dollars in dividends.
VSIAX: 6.59 shares @ 56.62 will add another $ 5 in dividends.
VTMGX: 38 shares @14.60 will add another $15.18 in dividends.
A total of 1875 invested in 401k and it will result in $37 dividends to Annual Fund.
I bought 2 shares of SO at 43.9 . With this purchase total shares i own for so went to 33 and this will add another $4.64 to my account.
There have been few more dividend increases announced for some of the stocks i own.
CSCO from 0.29 to 0.33 since i have 56 shares this will add another $8.96 to my annual Fund.
KO announced dividend Hike from 0.37 to 0.39 and I own 22 KO Shares ,this will add another 1.76 to Dividend Fund.
UNP went up from 0.665 to 0.73 and with me Owning 48 shares ,this will add another $12.48 to my fund.
GILD is went up from 0.52 to 0.57 and i have 32 shares adding another $6.4 to fund .
So all dividend increases will add $29.6 to my annual fund with out any new Funds .
How did you guys do with the hikes.
Last week i bought following shares.No new funds are invested currently.
2 shares of STWD @ 20.35 this will give me a dividend of 3.84
1 share of SO at 44.52.With this i will have 31 shares of SO. This will add 2.32
6 Dollars will be added my annual fund.
Month 1 of new year is gone and stock market is still trending up.
This month 11 companies paid me divided.This year onward i decided to include my retirement accounts also in the report.
So i received $225.33 dollars this month.In addition i also received $43.19 from Fundrise for a total $268.52.
so how did you guys do this month.
These are purchases in my retirement account and taxable account.
VFIAX: .9 Shares at $258.89 will add close to 4 dollars in dividend
PABGX: 0.76 share @101.9 will add close to 40 cents in dividend.
VIMAX: 0.39 Shares @ 198.94 will add around 1 dollars in dividends.
VSIAX: 2.6 shares @ 58.62 will add another $ 2.5 in dividends.
VTMGX: 15.5 shares @15.10 will add another $6 in dividends.
A total of 770 dollars was invested this period in 401K .
two more share of T,With this Total Shares of T are 80.
This will add a total of $14 to my annual Fund.
Its little late,but i want to set my Goals for 2018.
These are not just financial goals.I am including Some other Development Goals.
One of My top Priority is Getting in Shape.As part of this i am including physical Goals.
GYM: 120 workouts
Last year in November as part of Groupon deal i started going to Gym,I did 12 Workouts in 2 months.This Year i am planning to get to 10 Workouts a Month.
My Fitbit Average for last year is 5.8K steps a day,would like to Bump it up to 9K steps a day.
Investment : Maxout Both 401k and Roth IRA.
Last year i was able to max out Roth IRA,but came up short on 401K due to Calculation issues. It will be interesting this year ,as i will be closing my house next month Hopefully.Still trying to MaxOut.
Courses: Finish a Course from open course or coursera. I will be picking up the course soon .I would like to invest in myself and maybe if posisbl
Dividends : I am setting up a Goal of 9K Dividends in All my accounts.Starting from this year i will include my Retirement Accounts Also.If i include all Accounts in 2017 i was at 7.3K in dividends.
Website Views: In 2017 i was able to attract close 5K total Views.Maybe we will double it this year.
What do you Guys think.
Finally i received my Fundrise dividend for Q4.I invested in 4 eReits close to 2k.This time instead of dripping i will invest this dividend in Reit like AGNC or VTR.
Anyone else invested in fundrise.
New year started and i had my first purchase in Roth IRA. This year will be interesting and tough ,as i will be closing my house and not sure how much extra expenses will come. So with that out of the way the stock i purchased is getting popular in dividend world recently.Desiguy Finance and the broke dividend investor all bought the stock.
On 1/8/18 I Purchased 10 shares of D at $77.7 .This will add $30 to my account.
This is my second utility after SO.
2017 is in Books and Final Income is in books. 23 Companies paid me in December .
This is a new record for December for last 3 years. Total Dividends received in December is 477.18. Here is the list of companies that paid me this Month.
Date Stock $
1-Dec WFC 29.65
10-Dec TGT 35.34
15-Dec FLO 24.31
18-Dec VFC 23.92
28-Dec GILD 16.64
1-Dec KO 1.26
8-Dec AGNC 5.02
8-Dec AMGN 28.95
12-Dec JNJ 55.21
13-Dec UL 42.48
15-Dec HSY 19.94
20-Dec RDS 48.05
2-Dec SBUX 7.8
8-Dec ADM 6.08
23-Dec nov 2.1
28-Dec UNP 31.92
28-Dec TROW 29.07
15-Dec O 5.3
29-Dec KO 8.14
14-Dec MSFT 6.72
11-Dec CVX 27
5-Dec SO 17.4
5-Dec V 4.88
This 10% increase compare to last December.
So How Did everyone do this Month.
These are final Buys and Sells for this Year.I have Held TWTR since they went IPO,should have sold for profit when it was 70/share ,got greedy and didnt sell them.I Think i will add them after 30 days to my account.I had some nice gains and to compensate for it i sold them for a loss of $1500 over 4 years.
Bought 1 share of T at 39.1 and 2 shares of STWD at 21.4.