2020 BUYS 4 —MMM,AVGO

I have been little busy buying stocks almost weekly.

Buy 2 shares of MMM was executed at an average price of $159.67 on February 13th, 2020 at 10:04 AM.

Buy 1 share of AVGO was executed at an average price of $309.00 on February 18th, 2020 at 10:03 AM.

Buy 2 shares of AVGO was executed at an average price of $306.78 on February 20th, 2020 at 11:34 AM

2/19 8 Shares of DFS at $75.10  .

Non Dividend stock purchases.

2/10 4 shares of AMRN for $71.42

2/10 1 share of LYFT at 52.65

New dividend purchases will add another $64 to  my annual fund.

 

2020 BUYS 3 –WRK,GILD,MMM

I have added the following shares  to my existing positions.

1/23  8  shares of GILD at $63.24

1/28 4 shares of MMM at 168.6

1/31 2 shares of MMM at 159.56

1/31 10 shares of WRK at $38.66

 

Overall close to 1900 invested and this will add another $75 to my dividends .

so what are folks buying these days.

2020 Dividend Hikes -MMM,GILD,PRU,AFL

I have seen another 4 Increases in my portfolio .

GILD increased dividend by 7.9%  to.68 cents and this will add $15.8 to my fund.

PRU announced 10% increase to dividend bringing it to $1.1/share and this will add another $6.67

MMM Increased  dividend by 2% from 1.44 to 1.47 and this will add $2.88

AFL increased dividend by 3.7% from 0.27 to 0.28 and will add .822 to funds.

Overall these 4 dividend increases added $26.14 to my fund.

Overall 7 dividend hikes in 2020 so far  adding $38.5 to total.

 

Recent Purchases —HD,MA,MMM,WRK

I have been small purchases  for the last few days in different accounts.

12/3 5 Shares of CSCO at $44.06

12/3 1 Share of HD at 213.85,this is a new position position,that i will start adding more whenever i have more dollars. This i was able to before the Ex-dividend date,so i will collect the dividend this month.

12/3 1 share of WRK at 39.27

12/4 1 share of MA at 288.1 This is a new position for me.

12/5 1 share of MMM AT 164.73. This i have been averaging Down.

Retirement Accounts

12/3 1 share of GILD at 65.33

12/5 2 shares of WFC at $53.32.

 

All theses new purchases add another $28.46 in annual Dividends.I am keeping an eye  on any of these companies to make purchases before the end of the year. New year if the prices of BA still being lower that will be one of  my Purchases in my Roth IRA.

 

 

 

Recent Purchases —MO,MMM

October  provided some chances to buy  stocks.

On 10/1/19  1 share of MMM was purchased at 158.26

10/3/19  2 shares of MMM were purchased at $151.46.

10/3 /19  8 shares of MO @ 40.40  were purchased.

 

These purchases will bring my total MMM shares to 17 . Both these purchases will add another $43 to my account.

 

Recent Transactions

In the last  few weeks market presented quite a few chances to average down on some of the companies  in my account.

So i Bought 3 T @ 33.55  on 8/5.

8/5 Added 1 share of MMM at 167.27

8/23 Added 1 share of MMM at 156.47

These will add another $17 to my account.

Due to multiple credit card spending requirements for meeting Bonus ,i have to slow it down  on the buying till i accumulate cash in my account.These Credit card bonus have paid for my Recent Vacation in orlando . Flights were on american airlines deals,hotels were hyatt card and  Universal and legoland were Sweepstakes Wins.

In other news my current company is acquired by a much bigger Company . With this they stopped deductions from paycheck for 401k. My older company didn’t have any matching programs.Newer Company has 3% matching. So hopefully will try to max out matching by the end of the year.

 

 

Recent Buy –KR,MO,MMM

In the last few Days i added the following Positions in my account. All of them are existing ones ,KR is one of my smallest position .

14 Shares of KR added at $22.29 including commision of $4.95 .This will bring total shares to 24 shares and Will add another $8.96 to my account.

1 Share of MMM at $169.9 ,will bring total shares to 10 . This will add another $5.76 to my account.

2 Shares of MO at $48.9 will bring total shares in all accounts to 31.   This will add another $ 6.40

I will be watching ABBV for final purchase in my roth IRA account.  All these purchase will add another $20 to the account. These small purchases are slowly making impact on the account.

 

Random Buys,401K Buys

Last few days Market is moody swinging up and down with lot of variations.

Purchased

5/6  1 MMM share at 181

5/9 1 MMM Share at 176.48

5/21 1 MMM Share at 167.03

 

05/09/19 -$32.09
Bought 2 LADR @ 16.045

i am holding on making a big purchase of any kind of shares,just adding small amounts.

Here are the 401k AdditionsMay17th.

Even the DGI community seems to have slowed down.Didn’t see Big buys.

 

 

Fundrise dividend & Dip Buys —MMM& T

Last week i added 3 shares of MMM after it dipped .

  •  1 share of MMM was executed at an average price of $201.35.
  • 2 shares of MMM at 196.15.
  •  3 Shares of T at 30.32

This will add $23 to my account.

This month i received dividends from Fundrise  for Q1.

Q1 2019 Dividends: $37.31

Almost end of Month 4 in 2019.

So how is everyone doing.

 

 

Dividend Hike V ,VFC and Buy MMM

Recent weeks with the market fluctuations i  missed my dividend Hikes received in the last few days.

First one is VFC  which increased its dividend from 0.46 to 0.51 an increase of 11%. I have 52 shares so this increase my dividend $10.4.

Second Increase  is V  which increase its dividend from 0.21 to 0.25  and i have a total of 25 shares and this will add another $4 to my account.

I added 1 more share of MMM to my account at $185.86 and this will add $5 .4 .

All these actions adding close to $20 to annual fund.

 

Funfact : This is my 100th post on the blog.