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My Dividend Growth Portfolio Q1 Update: 37 Holdings, 2 Buys, 2 Trims And 1 Sell

Published Thu, 04 Apr 2019 05:43:18 -0400 on Seeking Alpha

Welcome to my monthly update for my dividend growth portfolio. This article series covers my investing journey as a father of two towards my eventual retirement. Any specific stocks or amounts are particular to my self-directed 401(k) plan.
The goal of my portfolio is to generate a growing income stream for me and my wife during our golden years. The aim is to live off dividends without touching the principal. Dividend growth stocks are the chosen vehicle to meet that goal. At 33, I have approximately 26 years before I can (safely) touch any of this money.
For anyone interested in seeing changes in real time, I have my portfolio and dividends tracked on Dividend Derek. I also have a trimmed version that you can freely take for yourself if you wish, found here.
I've received some questions in the past, so you can save off a copy by selecting "File" -> "Make A Copy."

Change Log
I introduced a change log as a quick reference to highlight relevant non-data changes. Things like dividends collected, dividend increases and charts will all change each month regardless.
Moved "Target Portfolio" lower in the article Added a "Portfolio Yield" section Commentary
February saw the continued rally in equity markets with the S&P cresting over 2,800 by March 1. Several of my stocks continue to cruise to either all-time highs or back to their 52 week highs (CSCO, ABT, SBUX and NKE to name a few).
I'll start by quoting myself from my February article. I... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
GLOBAL X SUPERDIVIDEND ETF 17.06   0.0 0.00 0.00 8.83
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS 16.50   21.4 0.77 1.42 8.35
ALTRIA GROUP 44.46   13.2 3.36 3.36 7.23
ABBVIE 70.83   26.0 2.72 4.28 6.28
POWERSHARES CEF INCOME COMPOSITE 22.75   0.0 0.00 0.00 6.04
AT&T 38.38   16.1 2.38 2.04 5.43
STAG INDUSTRIAL 29.50   47.6 0.62 1.43 4.93
WP CAREY & CO 88.72   31.4 2.83 4.14 4.73
PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL 88.22   9.0 9.82 4.00 4.61
KELLOGG 63.70   25.4 2.51 2.28 3.62
3M 170.58   20.6 8.28 5.76 3.41
CUMMINS 165.05   10.1 16.38 5.24 3.20
CVS CAREMARK 63.90   17.9 3.57 2.00 3.14
JOHNSON & JOHNSON 130.43   21.6 6.03 3.80 2.93
CISCO SYSTEMS 49.93   19.2 2.60 1.40 2.85
CORNING 30.25   18.6 1.63 0.80 2.74
JPMORGAN CHASE 117.91   12.0 9.79 3.60 2.74
AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL 146.38   10.8 13.58 3.88 2.68
T. ROWE PRICE GROUP 118.12   14.9 7.95 3.04 2.58
ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS 159.85   21.5 7.45 4.28 2.54
HOME DEPOT 233.80   23.3 10.04 5.44 2.33
TRAVELERS 148.30   14.8 10.03 3.28 2.24
UNITED TECHNOLOGIES 137.46   22.4 6.13 2.94 2.20
MEDTRONIC 110.38   33.8 3.27 2.16 2.01
STANLEY BLACK & DECKER 147.12   31.3 4.70 2.76 1.87
STARBUCKS 92.06   32.6 2.82 1.44 1.59
ABBOTT LABORATORIES 85.21   52.3 1.63 1.28 1.54
APPLE 223.08   19.0 11.73 3.08 1.42
WALT DISNEY 137.50   17.3 7.93 1.76 1.30
NIKE 87.67   35.2 2.49 0.88 1.01
VISA 177.98   34.2 5.21 1.00 0.57
MASTERCARD 276.40   42.6 6.49 1.32 0.48
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY A 324010.00   28.5 11356.59 0.00 0.00
GOOGLE 1234.25   24.9 49.54 0.00 0.00

GLOBAL X SUPERDIVIDEND ETF - SDIV
GLOBAL X SUPERDIVIDEND ETF - SDIV  


Older articles featuring Global X Superdividend Etf (SDIV):
My Dividend Growth Portfolio November Update: 36 Holdings, 3 Buys, 2 Sells, 3.61% Yield
My Dividend Growth Portfolio October Update: 36 Holdings, 11 Buys, 8 Sells, 3.59% Yield
My Dividend Growth Portfolio Q3 Update: 41 Holdings, 6 Buys, 5 Sells, 3.81% Yield
My Dividend Growth Portfolio July Update: 44 Holdings, 3 New, 5 Buys, 3.45% Yield
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My Dividend Growth Portfolio July Update: 41 Holdings, 5 Buys, 1 Sell, 1 Covered Call
My Dividend Growth Portfolio Q2 Update: 41 Holdings, 8 Buys, 8 Sells
My Dividend Growth Portfolio May Update: 42 Holdings, 1 Buy
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My Dividend Growth Portfolio April Update: 42 Holdings, 6 Buys, 5 New Holdings And 1 Called Away

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