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My Dividend Growth Portfolio February Update: 48 Holdings, 22 Buys, 4.27% Yield, Down 45k

Published Wed, 04 Mar 2020 16:35:09 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

I collected $1,107 in dividends during February which was higher than the $567 in February 2019.  Rolling dividend growth rate is over 30% from last year.
I added a dozen new holdings and added to several others.
Coronavirus Edition!
Introduction
Welcome to my February 2020 review for my dividend growth portfolio. For reference, 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 vehicles to meet that goal. Currently 34, I have approximately 25 years before I can touch any of this money (without taxes and penalties).
Another primary goal of writing is to assist other investors. I hope there are facets of my strategy that you find appealing and can implement yourselves.
For anyone interested, I have a trimmed version of a portfolio tracking spreadsheet you can freely take for yourself, 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
Scoring rubric
Commentary
Let's be honest, any mention of any topic other than the Coronavirus would be wasted here.

I'll even lead off by saying I recently bought a case of Corona to do my share in helping out Constellation Brands. The beer is in no way related to the virus, there, I've done my part with that. It'll also help digest what has been going on lately in the market.
One of my first few thoughts was what would Warren do? Ask yourself, is he fleeing the market or is he finally rubbing his hands because he's been waiting years for sanity to return.

Here's another thought - there are more cases of investor-fleeing-itis than... 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
COHEN & STEERS CLOSED-END OPPORTUNITY FUND 13.11   0.0 0.00 0.00 8.11
ALTRIA GROUP 44.46   13.2 3.36 3.36 7.23
ABBVIE 70.83   26.0 2.72 4.28 6.28
AT&T 38.38   16.1 2.38 2.04 5.43
SIMON PROPERTY GROUP 155.27   20.8 7.48 8.40 5.21
CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE 81.35   9.5 8.59 4.33 5.17
STAG INDUSTRIAL 29.50   47.6 0.62 1.43 4.93
BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA 56.20   11.2 5.02 2.70 4.79
PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL 88.22   9.0 9.82 4.00 4.61
BANK OF MONTREAL 72.60   10.2 7.15 3.10 4.33
TORONTO-DOMINION BANK 56.54   11.9 4.74 2.22 4.02
ROYAL BANK OF CANADA 78.79   11.9 6.61 3.16 4.00
REALTY INCOME 74.49   56.9 1.31 2.72 3.69
BLACKROCK 434.75   16.5 26.34 13.20 3.08
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
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
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
MICROSOFT 137.52   27.1 5.07 1.84 1.35
WALT DISNEY 137.50   17.3 7.93 1.76 1.30
BROOKFIELD ASSET MANAGEMENT 53.61   18.4 2.92 0.64 1.22
NIKE 87.67   35.2 2.49 0.88 1.01
S&P GLOBAL 251.88   32.0 7.87 2.28 0.90
VISA 177.98   34.2 5.21 1.00 0.57
MASTERCARD 276.40   42.6 6.49 1.32 0.48
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

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


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