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Dividend Stock Purchase: Lanny's October 2020 Summary

Published Mon, 23 Nov 2020 01:19:49 -0500 on Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaFixed IncomeDividend Stock Purchase: Lanny's October 2020 SummaryNov. 23, 2020 1:19 AM ET|| Includes: AFL, CSCO, GD, IBM, JNJ, LMT, PG, T, TSN, VYM, WBAby: Dividend DiplomatsDividend Diplomats Large-cap, Dividend Investing, Dividend Growth Investing, ValueDividend Diplomats .cls-1{fill:#024999;}SummaryI invested quite a bit into a Vanguard Exchange Traded Fund.
My dividend stock purchases of VYM totaled $1,411.81, acquiring 17 total shares.
We plan on keeping the strategy of investing into Vanguard, each week, 3 shares at a minimum.
Welcome back to another month of Dividend Stock Purchases! The last 3 months have been heavy on our investment front. Now, the question that the community is wondering - was I able to keep the dividend stock purchase pace up? The journey to financial freedom does not take breaks, and one must continue to persevere through uncertainty, put cash to work, and push that forward dividend income forward. September was no different, time to dive in!
Dividend Stock Purchase and Dividend income: Path to Financial Freedom
Investing consistently in Dividend Income Stocks allows you to create and build another income source. Dividend income is our primary vehicle on the road to financial freedom, which you can see through my Dividend Portfolio, which continues to build and build. Further, I have written about every stock purchase and month of dividend income since we started this site, plenty of dividend history for you, the reader!
How do I make dividend stock purchases and screen for dividend stocks? I usually put the stocks through our Dividend Diplomat Stock Screener and trade on Ally Bank's investment platform (one of our Financial Freedom Products).
Purchasing dividend stocks takes capital or money. How do I build the capital to make these stock purchases? I save anywhere from 60% to 85% of my take-home pay and strongly believe financial freedom does not happen by hitting a home run on an investment. Nothing... Read more

Stock name Last trade   P/E Earnings/Share Dividend/Share Dividend yield
AT&T 38.38   16.1 2.38 2.04 5.43
IBM 143.62   14.8 9.68 6.48 4.47
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
CISCO SYSTEMS 49.93   19.2 2.60 1.40 2.85
VANGUARD HIGH DIVIDEND YIELD ETF 89.75   0.0 0.00 0.00 2.79
PROCTER & GAMBLE 122.77   90.3 1.36 2.98 2.49
LOCKHEED MARTIN 386.63   18.8 20.52 8.80 2.31
GENERAL DYNAMICS 189.41   16.8 11.25 4.08 2.17
AFLAC 51.47   12.6 4.10 1.08 2.12
TYSON FOODS 83.47   14.0 5.98 1.50 1.84

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