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Lanny's October Dividend Income Summary

Published Mon, 11 Nov 2019 04:08:46 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

October was a busy month, no doubt, and we eventually saw snowflakes on the first morning of November, yikes. Even though it is getting cold in Cleveland, the Dividend Stock Portfolio always is heating up, baby! Without further ado, time to jump into my October Dividend Income results!
Dividend Income Dividend Income is the fruit of the labors for all investments being made. Further, Dividend Income is my primary vehicle on my road to Financial Freedom, which you can see through my Dividend Income and my Dividend Portfolio.
I am adding to my Dividend Income with each Dividend Stock Purchase. How do I research & screen for dividend stocks prior to making a purchase? I usually put the stocks through our Dividend Diplomat Stock Screener and trade on Ally's investment platform (one of our Financial Freedom Products).
I also automatically max out, pre-tax, my 401k through work and my Health Savings Account. This allows me to save a ton of money come tax time (aka thousands), which allows me to invest even more. In addition, all dividends I receive are automatically being reinvested back into the company that paid the dividend. This helps take the emotion out of timing and make a decision.
Lastly, Dividend Increases add quite a bang to the portfolio, as well. As you saw from my recent post in October, dividend increases added almost $330+ for the year through September! I will update this again, at the next quarter-end (middle January), to show you how critical this can... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
CHIMERA INVESTMENT 19.57   21.5 0.91 2.00 10.23
IRON MOUNTAIN 34.14   28.4 1.20 2.44 7.29
TUPPERWARE BRANDS 15.25   5.6 2.71 1.08 7.06
OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM 45.40   9.0 5.05 3.16 6.81
BED BATH & BEYOND 10.64   0.0 -4.29 0.68 6.35
PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL 74.90   14.9 5.03 4.68 6.12
MEDICAL PROPERTIES TRUST 18.94   7.3 2.61 1.04 5.30
GAP 19.18   7.8 2.45 0.97 5.28
CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE 81.35   9.5 8.59 4.33 5.17
BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA 56.20   11.2 5.02 2.70 4.79
TOTAL 51.70   12.8 4.03 2.38 4.59
GLAXOSMITHKLINE 41.03   18.4 2.23 1.83 4.47
CARDINAL HEALTH 48.48   10.8 4.51 1.92 4.01
LEGGETT PLATT 42.18   19.6 2.15 1.60 3.82
GENERAL MILLS 54.09   18.6 2.90 1.96 3.59
EASTMAN CHEMICAL 74.67   11.5 6.47 2.48 3.34
CISCO SYSTEMS 49.93   19.2 2.60 1.40 2.85
DIAGEO 166.57   0.0 0.00 4.22 2.57
ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS 159.85   21.5 7.45 4.28 2.54