Recent Stock Purchase – July 2014

Recently, I wrote a post about my July stock considerations and was focusing on two sectors I felt represented the best value in the high priced market of the day. The first sector I was considering was the financial sector with AFLAC Inc. (AFL), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) and U.S. Bancorp (USB) being my … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – July 2014

Recent Stock Purchase – June 2014

Being a dividend growth investor I try to always focus on stocks that have a history of rising dividends and make my stock purchases accordingly while at the same time make consistent investments on a monthly basis. Of course, this is easier said than done in today’s market environment where PE’s and other traditional metrics … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – June 2014

Recent Stock Purchase – May 2014

Being a dividend growth investor I try to always focus on stocks that have a history of rising dividends and make my stock purchases accordingly while at the same time make consistent investments on a monthly basis. Of course, this is easier said than done in today’s market environment where PE’s and other traditional metrics … Read more Recent Stock Purchase – May 2014

My First Stock & Dividend

  On April 20, 2014, (my first article on DivHut), I wrote a blog post titled, “My First Dividend Purchase.” I thought that it was important for me to share with you how I was introduced to dividends and subsequently got “turned on” to the idea of getting checks in the mail every three months … Read more My First Stock & Dividend

My First Dividend Purchase

I guess you could say that I became a dividend investor without really understanding what that meant. I was about 16 years old, a sophomore in high school, when I became fascinated with the stock market. Back then, 1989, there was no Internet to speak of so all research had to be done at your … Read more My First Dividend Purchase