Friday, December 15, 2017

Dividend Increase – AT&T Inc. (T)


Today AT&T Inc. announced a quarterly dividend increase of from $ 0.49 to $ 0.50 per share that’s payable February 1, 2018 to holders of record January 10, 2018. This represents a 2.04% increase to regular quarterly dividends. With current price $ 38.14 (today's open), this raise brings their dividend yield to 5.24%. 

Since I own 310 shares of T this will increase my yearly net dividends by $ 9.24.

That increase rises my YOC to 5.65%

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Recent Buy - BCE Inc. (BCE.TO)

Yesterday December 13, I bought 25 shares of BCE Inc. at CA$ 62,79 per share plus commission.



My overall cost basis of this position increases from CA$ 58.82 to CA$ 61.21 per share. I totally hold now 45 shares of BCE and my yield on cost is 4.69%. You can look at my first purchase of BCE here


Sunday, December 10, 2017

Week in Review 49/17




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In this review, I will make a summary of important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. Also, I will put together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Dividend Income - November 2017

Again, one month passed and it is time to report my dividend income. In November 2017 my portfolio dividend income was as follows:


Semiannual dividend received from:

NCC AB (NCC) - € 153.47 ($ 357.58)

Quarterly dividends received from: 

AT&T Inc. (T) - € 130,25 ($ 151.90)
General Mills Inc. (GIS) - € 25.30 ($ 29.40)
CVS Health Corporation (CVS) - € 23.69 ($ 27.50)
ONEOK Inc. (OKE) - € 31.57 ($ 37.25)
Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) - € 21.24 ($ 25.00)
Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI) - € 101.98 ($ 120.25)
AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) - € 24.42 ($ 28.80) 
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. (SKT) - € 43.57 ($ 17.13)
Emera Incorporated (EMA.TO) - € 48.92 ($ 57.58)
Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) - € 15.26 ($ 18.00)
Oriflame Holding AG (STO:ORI) - € 75.26 ($ 89.84)
HCP Inc. (HCP) - € 31.52 ($ 37.00) 
Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO) - € 71.88 ($ 85.59)
Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) - € 14.84 ($ 17.55)
Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) - € 87.18 ($102.70)

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Week in Review 48/17




Welcome and thanks for reading!
In this review, I will make a summary of important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. Also, I will put together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.

Friday, December 1, 2017

Recent Buys - ENB, CAH, IPL, WBA, O



As I earlier in my weekly report briefly mentioned (Week in Review 45/17), I have opened a new brokerage account, where I will transfer a part of my current holdings and also to increase the diversification of the portfolio by new acquisitions.


Here is a short summary of the shares that I purchased there over the past few weeks:

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Dividend Increase – Enbridge Inc. (ENB)


Yesterday the Board of Directors of Enbridge Inc. announced a quarterly dividend increase of from CA$ 0.61 to CA$ 0.671 per share that’s payable March 1, 2018 to holders of record February 15, 2017. The declared dividend represents a 10 percent increase from the prior quarterly rate and the twenty-third consecutive year in which the Company has increased its common share dividend. With current price CA$ 45.75 (yesterday's close), this raise brings their dividend yield to 5.87%.

Since I own 285 shares of ENB, this will increase my portfolio's projected annual net dividend income by CA$ 51.81.

That increase rises my YOC to 5.55%.

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