Month 2 is in books and quickly time is almost approaching quarter end. This month i have been paid by 16 companies .
Total Dividends received for this month is $445.76. Compared to last February this is like 30% more . Its almost like $15 received everyday of the month. Looking at the numbers from last year we can see the impact of dividend increases on AAPL,CAT and New additions made in last year .
ATT is approaching $100 dividends in Quarter that is really Good.
AAPL,CAT,ABBV are also contributing significantly. Some of the new stocks in this report compared to last Year are Abbv,MA,GD.
2020 Dividend Goals:
This Year the goal is to achieve 11k in Dividends .So far i have received 7.4% of the Goal.
So how did everyone do this Month.
Here are the dividends received for the month of August in my account.15 Companies paid dividends during this month and almost $14 a day.Total dividends received this month are $429.86.
T is the biggest contributor for me this month with AAPL close second .Compared with last August this was 54% increase ,i have been adding T for last few quarters and trying to get it 200 Shares.
Due to market fluctuations and some credit card spending to meet spending thresholds for bonus this month ,my Networth reduced by 2.25% .
so how did everyone do this month.
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.
This month is the Tax Month ,for the first time in longtime i ended up owing taxes to Uncle SAM.
I am still continuing to contribute to 401k ,but i reduced the amount as i bought the house so i am just waiting to see expenses ,i will check in few months again to see what i could about it .
Besides these i bought 1 VZ at 47.56 and 1 SO at 44.40.