Aug 2015 – Portfolio Review (+ 14.46%)

Dividends earned in August 2015 = $382.18 * (Total dividends YTD = $2,208.64) * Total dividends were a combination of: Dividend Fund $255 regular distribution + $5.10 interest Seadrill Partners (SDLP) $74.12 dividend Transocean Partners (RIGP) $47.96 dividend YTD Performance Dividend Project Investment Portfolio = + 14.46 % S&P 500 Index = – 4.21 % I use … Read more

Jul 2015 – Portfolio Review (+ 20.70%)

Dividends earned in July 2015 = $244.80 * (Total dividends YTD = $1,826.46) * Total dividends were a combination of a $240 regular distribution + $4.80 interest. YTD Performance Dividend Project Investment Portfolio = + 20.70 % S&P 500 Index = + 2.18 % I use S&P 500’s closing values right from the source… Standard and Poor’s website. … Read more

Earnings Week For My Investment Portfolio

It’s time for earnings!! Apple (AAPL)… Jul 21st Starbucks (SBUX)… Jul 23rd UA (Under Armour)… Jul 23rd BWLD (Buffalo Wild Wings)… Jul 28th Some of the articles I read on earnings expectations mention companies will feel the pressure of forex during this quarter. Something for investors to be prepared for… regardless of how the market … Read more

Jun 2015 – Portfolio Review (+ 10.27%)

Dividends earned in June 2015 = $244.80 * (Total dividends YTD = $1,581.66) * Total dividends were a combination of a $240 regular distribution + $4.80 interest. YTD Performance Dividend Project Investment Portfolio = + 10.27 % S&P 500 Index = + 0.20 % I use S&P 500’s closing values right from the source… Standard and Poor’s … Read more

BWLD… How’d you get in my investment portfolio?

  Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD)… welcome to the Dividend Project investment portfolio! After I sold my Starbucks call options for a 204% profit, I mentioned that I would buy some Starbucks out-of-the-money call options and invest the remaining cash into my dividend fund. Plans kind of changed… I did buy some Starbucks call options with a … Read more