Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Recent buy: JNJ

I bought $3000 of JNJ today.

Forward PE of 15, cheap
At a low compared to its peak.
Steady business earnings and dividend increases for decades.
Recession resistant.
Dividend aristocrat
AAA balance sheet, cleanest in the world.
Conservative 2.8% yield with around 8% growth.

JNJ is my #2 position now.
Here are my top 5 positions. Over time with growth and additions they are reaching moderate 5 figure sizes.

Name Ticker Sector       Value
Altria Group Inc MO Staples $31,805.96
Johnson & Johnson JNJ Health $30,892.28
Visa Inc V Financial $30,206.00
Philip Morris International Inc PM Staples $28,093.25
Home Depot Inc HD Discret $25,731.12

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Recent buy: HON, V, CLX, XEL, etc.

Today I bought the following stock. Around $10,000 was deployed today.

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07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
XCEL ENERGY INC
XEL
30$45.77-$1,373.10
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
CLOROX CO DEL COM
CLX
15$132.44-$1,986.60
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
MASTERCARD INC
MA
7$201.61-$1,411.27
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
VISA INC CL A SHRS
V
5$136.84-$684.20
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
ABBOTT LABS
ABT
10$62.80-$628.00
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
HONEYWELL INTL INC DEL
HON
15$148.13-$2,221.95
07/10/201807/12/2018
Pending
Buy
STRYKER CORP
SYK
10$174.40-$1,743.99

Saturday, July 7, 2018

June 2018 Dividends Received

Here is the income from dividends I received in June 2018.
All dividends were reinvested back in even more shares.

Ticker      Total    Taxable         401k
JNJ $195.88 $190.05 $5.83
PEP $136.63 $105.46 $31.17
HD $131.43 $102.03 $29.40
NEE $130.78 $100.41 $30.37
MMM $112.91 $88.43 $24.48
D $99.66 $54.67 $44.99
WEC $59.54 $47.38 $12.16
BDX $58.38 $58.38
O $57.30 $57.30
KHC $42.82 $42.82
V $41.67 $30.01 $11.66
ROST $41.13 $41.13
MCD $35.12 $35.12
CHD $33.29 $19.43 $13.86
TJX $33.24 $33.24
MSFT $23.52 $9.66 $13.86
HON $7.45 $7.45
INTEREST $1.03 $0.11 $0.92
$1,241.78 $965.78 $276.00

I'm very happy with the progress. $1240 is a lot of money when I first started. And now I get that in one month. I plot below the actual dividends I have received since I started. The trend is moving in the right direction.