- Dividend Income
- Account Value
- 6 Month Moving Average
Another month has passed and its now time to update what I made in dividend income. This month not only did a hit a new record in Dividend income, but I passed the $300 mark for the frist time.
You can find all my monthly updates located here.
In December, I took in $317.83, which is 1233% higher than the income I took in from a year ago. Over the last 12 months I have taken in $1457.56. My original 2014 goal was to receive over $1200 by the end of this year. I blew that out of the water by over $200. Hell yeah!
The total value of my Dividend Portfolio increased by almost 10k this month. The current value is at $71,650. Last month my future 12 month dividends increased above $3100 but because of the Seadrill debacle I was forced to lower my dividend income because of the cut. Even with the cut I still managed to hit my end of the year target of $3000 in future dividends with the grand total of $3110 for 2014. Again Hell yeah! I can't believe that I was able to add over 50k to my dividend portfolio in a single year. It really feels amazing to see these results and the chart above continues to speak for itself. My original goal for the year only started out at $2000 in dividend income, but I still managed to increase that by more than 50%.
The New Year is upon us and I can't wait to think about my up coming goals for this year. I would really like to hit $5000 in future dividends but I'm not sure if that will be obtainable.
Even though I am heavily weighted to energy stocks, I am still hoping that we get one more dip early this year. I would like to back up the truck one more time.
I continue to like XOM, CVX, BP, WMB, OKE, IBM, BNS, HP, HAL, NOV, ESV
You can find my total dividends received each month located here.
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