Another Buy

This month is decided to max out my Roth IRA and in this process I bought another stick which is currently in favor with Dgi community.

I made purchase of HRL.
I bought 46 shares of HRL at a price of 34.65 and 5 dollars for the fees.

This will add another 31 dollars to my annual fund.

2017 Feburary Dividend Income

Time is flying off,2 months in books and stock indexes are breaking new records.
Even my dividend income broke new record for the month of February.A total of 9 companies paid   me $179.01.

For record my 2016 February income was $157.15.Some of the it might be dividend increases and additional capital and Drip Buys.

Here is the Dividend income received this month.


  • 2/1/2017     DE    $15.12
  • 2/1/2017     T         $22.54
  • 2/1/2017    VZ       $14.44
  • 2/10/2017  AXP   $2.47
  • 2/15/2017  PG      $16.74
  • 2/15/2017   O        $5.26
  • 2/16/2017  AAPL  $57.00
  • 2/18/2017   CAT   $38.94
  • 2/24/2017 SBUX    $6.5

Total : $179.01

So how did everyone else do in this past month.


Another Round Buys

This week i added few more VFIAX,VSIAX.

  • 2.88 Shares of VSIAX @ 54.14 for a total of 156.25
  • 0.714 shares if VFIAX @ 218.85 for a total of 156

This will add small increase $5.7 to my annual fund.


Dividend Increases:

Two more of my holdings announced Dividend increases.

GILD increased from 0.47 to 0.52 cents. This will add another $6.4 to my annual fund

TROW increased dividend from 0.54 to 0.57 cents .This will add another $6.12 to my annual fund.

These 2 hikes will add $12.52 to my annual fund.

DRIP Buys and dividend Hikes

It has been slow for last few days .Just updating my small  purchases for the last 2 weeks.

  • 2 shares of FLO at 18.73 this will add $1.28  for my fund
  • 2 shares of SO at 47.79 this will add another 4.48 to my annual fund.

To Buy these stocks no new funds were invested ,just the Dividends re-harvested.


Dividend Hikes:

  • KO increased dividend to $0.37 from $0.35.This will add 1.68 to my annual fund.
  • CSCO increased dividend by .03 cents/share  and this add another $6 to my dividend fund.


Recent Buys -AGNC

New month started and i bought the following stocks using my dividends for last  few months. Its a high dividend Yield stock and Monthly dividend payer.This is my second Monthly Paying stock.

This will add another $32.4  to my annual dividend  fund.


Symbol AGNC
Shares + 15.000
Price 18.645
Amount -$279.68

Another Buys  are in my retirement account

Date SYMBOL Shares Price Total Dividend
2/1/2017 VFIAX 3.6805 212.27 781.26 15.3256
2/1/2017 VSIAX 14.7627 52.92 781.24 13.58168

This adds another $29 to my annual dividend Fund. So total of $62 added to my Annual Dividend.


January Dividend Income

For the last 4 years  the dividend income  keep increasing either due to additional investments or dividend increases.

For this month 8  companies paid dividend.

Here is the  list companies.

Date Company Dividend
1/13/2017 O 5.06
1/25/2017 CSCO 13.26
1/30/2017 BNS 23.96
1/3/2017 WMT 8.27
1/11/2017 DIS 32.6
1/4/2017 DG 2.5
1/13/2017 STWD 53.28
1/13/2017 CXW 21.42


Additional dividend income from fund rise is $12.24

Total dividends for the month of January is  $172.59.

2014 2015 2016 2017
Jan 0 0 43.13 172.59

It  is nice year over year growth.

So how did you guys do it this month.

Dividend Cut 73% Eric and Dividend Hike O

As the title says ERIC cut dividend 73%  ,this made a big dent in my yearly income,needs to  find additional investments to meet my goal for this year. The stock went up 3% after this news today.

In other news o announced a dividend Hike of 6% from   $0.2105 per share from $0.2025 /share.



Weekly Buys 1/23/2017

Since my last buy post i added stocks to my existing positions some of them drip buys.

  • I added 2 Shares of TGT at the cost of $65.87/share ,this will add another $4.80 to my annual dividend.
  • I added 3.73 Shares of VFIAX at the cost of $209.04/share .This will add another $15.2 to my annual dividend.
  • I added 15.05 shares of VSIAX at the cost of $51.90/share. This will add another $13.5 to my annual Dividend.

In total close to 1700 dollars were invested and this will add a total of $35 to my annual dividend.