Recent Stock Purchase – April 2015

For those that have been following my blog for a while now, know that I like to make buys every single month no matter what market conditions may exist. It was this attitude I had towards investing that enabled me to continue to make monthly buys even during the depths of the financial crisis and … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – April 2015

Recent Stock Purchase – March 2015

First, I’d like to thank everyone who commented on my post announcing the birth of my first child. I can honestly say I felt the love and well wishes from each comment written and feel truly blessed with our new addition. The comments left simply reaffirmed my admiration for our little online community and how … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – March 2015

Recent Stock Purchase II – December 2014

It’s the middle of December and the headlines are still screaming lower oil prices and energy names. A few days ago I wrote a post about pure play iron and steel companies that are also experiencing the same sell off as oil. It seems that quite a few commodities are in a current free fall … Read more Recent Stock Purchase II – December 2014

Recent Stock Purchase – December 2014

With oil grabbing the headlines on a daily basis, hitting new lows and taking down every energy name listed on the exchanges, I wanted to highlight some new purchases I made that are not in the oil patch. As I have stated before, I’m not against owning the energy names I just prefer a little … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – December 2014

Recent Stock Purchase II – November 2014

As the stock market continues to make new highs with each passing week some of our stalwart core portfolio positions begin to get overlooked as we seek out new relative bargains in the market. It’s no surprise that energy and material stocks have been very popular among the dividend growth bloggers as of late since … Read more Recent Stock Purchase II – November 2014

Recent Stock Purchase – November 2014

With the stock market on a tear, closing up five straight weeks in a row, many dividend bloggers have begun to echo the sentiment about finding relative bargains again. To be certain, despite these fantastic runs we have experienced in the Dow and S&P, there are still a lot of high quality names in the … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – November 2014

Recent Stock Purchase II – October 2014

With the incredible market swings of the past few weeks some investors might feel more comfortable waiting on the sidelines for calmer waters before jumping in. My investment philosophy has always been to be consistent with my investments no matter what the market is doing. As long as I contribute to my portfolio at least, … Read more Recent Stock Purchase II – October 2014