Published Tue, 10 Sep 2019 17:49:21 -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 401k plan.
The goal of my portfolio is to generate a perpetually growing income stream for my wife and I during our golden years. The aim is to live off dividends without touching the principal. Dividend growth stocks and ETFs are the chosen vehicle to meet that goal. Now 34, I have approximately 25 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."
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.
Added a section regarding contributions Added a new monthly dividend progress line chart Updated target portfolio to 15% growth, 25% high yield Commentary
August was a slightly down month for the S&P and my own portfolio. There's been a lot of "noise" coming from all directions on many topics. There were a few dip days and while I'm not a really "buy... Read more
|Stock name||Last trade||P/E||Earnings/Share||Dividend/Share||Dividend yield|
|ANNALY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT||8.60||0.0||-3.32||1.20||14.00|
|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|
|POWERSHARES CEF INCOME COMPOSITE||22.75||0.0||0.00||0.00||6.04|
|SIMON PROPERTY GROUP||155.27||20.8||7.48||8.40||5.21|
|WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE||55.56||10.9||5.10||1.83||3.22|
|JOHNSON & JOHNSON||130.43||21.6||6.03||3.80||2.93|
|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|
|STANLEY BLACK & DECKER||147.12||31.3||4.70||2.76||1.87|
|ISHARES DOW JONES INTERNATIONAL SELECT DIVIDEND INDEX FUND||31.06||0.0||0.00||0.00||0.00|
|ISHARES FTSE NAREIT MORTG PLUS CAPPED INDEX FUND||41.97||0.0||0.00||0.00||0.00|
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