This hike happened last week so i am a littl late in getting it out but better late than never also working on my taxes so i will be glad when that is done. SAN DIEGO, [...]
1 month ago
Donald Yacktman, one of my favorite investors once you get past the list of usual suspects that everyone knows, conducted an interview with Consuelo Mack a month or two ago that explained the rationale for [...]
1 month ago
Estee Lauder sells $15 billion worth of beauty products per year, with approximately half of the revenues coming from makeup and half coming from skin care. It has increased in value from $1,000 in 1946 [...]
1 month ago
Dear Reader, find below a list of My 20 Top Dividend Picks By Yield. ... ...this is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other [...]
1 month ago
Celebrating new milestoneNew Milestone Hey guys! I finally reached a new milestone. My investment portfolio is now worth over $70,000. This is just an insane number. I never had so much money in my life. [...]
1 month ago
Yesterday, March 20, the Board of Directors of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. announced a quarterly dividend increase of from $ 0.43 to $ 0.48 per ordinary share that's payable May 31, 2019 to holders of record April [...]
1 month ago
Another quick update. I'll also start by saying that due to some changes in my life, I'm still dedicating a lot less time to the blog and my writings. This may or may not change [...]
1 month ago
The final month of the quarter is flying by. Where has time gone? With just under half of the month left, I wanted to follow Lanny's lead and prepare a March Dividend Stock [...]
1 month ago
More than five years ago, I started reading an anonymous money blog called 1500 Days. The writer had a similar idea to mine, to escape the rat race early and stop working on his terms [...]
1 month ago
Last month, RB40Jr was crying when he stepped off the school bus. It took me a while to calm him down and get the story out. It turned out he was disciplined by the bus [...]
1 month ago
Recent Purchase Update - March 8-2019As the market continue to be on the upswing in the last few weeks, there are less and less bargains where to park my money. However, I did try to [...]
1 month ago
The following is a guest blog post: When thinking of ways to achieve financial independence, the on-growing small business sector might seem like the perfect answer. If you choose to take the plunge and start your [...]
1 month ago
Dear Reader, find below a list of Best Dividend Contenders By Yield. ... ...this is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and [...]
1 month ago
I monitor dividend increases to identify candidates for further analysis. Companies can only raise their dividends sustainably if they grow earnings sufficiently.This article provides a summary of last week's dividend increases and upcoming ex-dividend dates. [...]
1 month ago
As a society we have grown accustom to wanting it all, including our investments. Specifically, many income investors want both high yield and low risk. A dividend stock with a high yield doesn't mean much [...]
1 month ago
The following is a guest blog post: Improving your financial situation and your quality of life at the same time demands from you to pursue the right monetary approaches. While there are plenty of ways of [...]
1 month ago
In the initial years of this blog, I have shown the average entry prices of my positions as I posted monthly updates of my dividend portfolio. Then I stopped sharing those prices as I don't [...]
1 month ago
Lately I stumbled upon a few research reports that concluded what I had just heard as off-the-cuff comments about the advantage of owning stocks in family owned businesses. I had heard that there was research [...]
1 month ago
The following is a guest blog post: While there's an ever increasing number of CFD traders, a lot of investors remain skeptical when it comes to CFD trading because the concept and the advantages of this [...]
1 month ago
The following is a guest blog post: There are two types of dividend investors out there: yield grabbers and growth groupies. But the most successful dividend income investors capture both. Income-focused investors are not happy receiving a paltry [...]
1 month ago
Last week i Bought the following Stocks,only Big one was buying BA stock.I have been eyeing for long time and last week with all the news it gave me a chance to buy.I could have [...]
1 month ago
This article should be interesting. The stock market is just crushing it and there is just not much room for opportunity. You can reach for value, but are you reaching for true value [...]
1 month ago
A few weeks ago I finished reading Solitude: In Pursuit of a Singular Life in a Crowded World by Michael Harris. Having noticed that I have been spending more and more time on my phone, [...]
1 month ago
A long streak of dividend increases is a signal of a quality company which is probably a good idea for further research. As part of my monitoring process, I review the list of dividend increases [...]
1 month ago
For dividend growth investors, there are certain attributes of investments that are more relevant than others, such as yield and dividend growth. To illustrate the power of dividend growth consider that an investment's yield-on-cost will [...]
1 month ago
When we think about early retirement, we tend to focus on the money. That's natural because we need money to retire early. Building up a portfolio is a crucial step to early retirement. When I [...]
1 month ago
Hey guys! It has been quite awhile since my last post. I got busy with a wedding and beginning a new life as a married man. I would not have asked for it to be [...]
1 month ago
If you thought my last post was late, this one takes it to a whole new level. Things have been quite hectic and I have not had anywhere near enough time to work on the [...]
1 month ago