Dividend Portfolio Sector Allocation February 2015

Every few months like I like post updates regarding my taxable and ROTH account holdings and outline my sector diversification. I find these updates every few months to be vital in assessing my comfort level in owning stocks in specific sectors that I feel have the best chance for growth and dividend stability ten, twenty … Read more

Dividend Portfolio Sector Allocation Update

Several months ago I posted an update highlighting my dividend portfolio sector allocation. It’s always important to be aware of your portfolio allocation as at times, especially when building out a new portfolio or a particular sector experiences unusual strength or weakness, balances can fall out of alignment and you are faced holding a portfolio … Read more

Is It Wise To Buy Stock After A Catastrophic Event?

Catching a Falling Knife – Buying Stock When Everyone Else Is Selling   Traditionally, the thinking is that dividend growth investing is a relatively safe endeavor as we proudly invest, most of the time, in mature companies that have a long track record of rising revenues and rising dividends. But even the safest investments can … Read more

Build A Portfolio From Your Spare Change

Taking A look At Micro-Investment App Acorns   Increasingly, dividend income investors are being offered new and exciting ways to invest in the stock market that previously did not exist. Companies that have been around for a while such as Ameritrade, Scottrade and Schwab have all brought stock trading to the masses via the Internet … Read more

Do You Sell After A Dividend Cut?

As dividend income investors we ultimately choose our investment thesis primarily based on the state of the dividend payments that a particular company distributes. We check for sufficient current yield, dividend growth, sustainability and history of dividend distributions before we make an actual investment. Once we finally do pull the trigger and initiate a dividend … Read more