I added few more shares of the following companies in different accounts.
I added 24 shares of STWD at 21.60 for $518.52 adding $46 to my account.I did this before the ex day so would get dividend next month.
I added 3 shares of T at 33.39 for a total of $100.17 adding $6 to my account.
Added 1 share of VTR at $54 and adding $3.16 to my account.
All these actions added $55 to my annual dividend Fund.
This last week i added 6 shares of T at 32.13 for a Total of 192.77. This will add another $12 to my annual Fund .I considered adding MO,maybe in next few days.
Two of the stocks in my portfolio announced dividend Hikes.
BBL went from 1.1 to 1.26 and i have 63 shares in my account.This Will add additional $20 in my account.
VZ also announced quarterly dividend by 2.1% to 60.25 cents a share. I have 27 shares of VZ and this will increase my fund $1.35
Overall all this actions added $33 to my Fund.
With price reduction in T, i added 6 more shares of it to my account.
07/19/18 Bought 1 share of T at an average price of $31.65 .
07/26/18 Bought 6 shares of T at an average price of $30.53 . This will add another $12 to my annual Fund.
07/26/18 Bought 1 share of MMM at an average price of $207.47. This is a new position and i was waiting for long time to initiate a position in 3M.This will add $5.44 to my fund.
So these New purchases will add another $19.44 to my annual Fund.
I will keep an eye on MMM to add if it reduces in price further.
With the news of ATT merger approval ,we saw ATT dropped down significantly and this created some buying opportunity and I decided to add few more shares of T into my account . I added 15 shares of T into my account .You might noticed i keep adding T into my account.
15 shares at 32.41 for total of 486.15. This will add another 30 dollars to my annual dividend Fund.
Bought 0.067 MSFT @ 100.8883
Bought 0.109 JNJ @ 123.5069
If you have noticed recently ,most of my funds are being diverted to 401K.I am still adding shares from Drip and some addition of funds.
In last few days i bought following shares .
3 Shares of T at average of $33.3 .This will add $6 to my annual Fund.
1 Share of PG at average of $73.94 and this already my average price and will add another $2.84
Overall without new funds,i was able to use my dividends and add another $8.84 For the annual Fund.
Once again the favorite time of the month when we start to report the previous months dividend reports. 13 Companies have paid me dividends in the month of May.
With the completion of this month i have $1992 in dividends so far this includes both retirements and regular accounts. For the first time my projections for Annual Dividend income crossed 8K. Lets see where we end the year.
Compared to May 17 this year i am up by 21% .
My top 3 Dividend Payers for this month are AAPL,T,CAT with 56% contribution to my monthly dividend income.
So how did you guys do in my dividend Family.
Market being so volatile presented so many buying opportunities.I have decided to average down on AT&T stock,and so I bought 18 shares of ATT @32.80 for a total for $590. with i will have 102 shares of T in my account.
This will add another $36 to my annual fund.
Another average down i did was on Gild,bought 2 shares of GILD at 67.13
This will add another $4.56 to my annual Fund.
KMB,PG are on my list of Stocks .
PG I already own some shares at higher price ,maybe time to average them down.
KMB has been on my radar for long time,looking for entry position into it.
On 4/2 i added 5 more shares of ATT(T) at $35/share.This will add another $10 to my annual Fund.
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.
These are Final purchases in my retirement account and taxable account.I can still buy from 1 paycheck,but they will be deposited in Jan2018.
VFIAX: .94 Shares at $244.44 will add close to 4 dollars in dividend
PABGX: 0.81 share @95.52 will add close to 40 cents in dividend.
VIMAX: 0.41 Shares @ 190.84 will add around 1 dollars in dividends.
VSIAX: 2.7 shares @ 56.89 will add another $ 2.5 in dividends.
VTMGX: 16.5 shares @14.24 will add another $6 in dividends.
A total of 750 dollars was invested this period in 401K .
Two shares of T,With this Total Shares of T are 77.
This will add a total of $18 to my annual Fund.