Archive | March 2018

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ADD TO BXMT. THREE MOVIES TO SEE

  Welcome to Dividend Income Investor.  Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio to see a listing of current positions. Now in our 6th year. March 28, 2018 BXMT goes ex-dividend March 28, today, and may drop about 60 cents, giving you the opportunity to buy.  Any price under $31.20 looks good.  We are […]

BUY CGBD

March 26, 2018 Are you still on Facebook?  Read the full article here: https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-03-25/dumb-f-ks-julian-assange-reminds-us-what-mark-zuckerberg-thinks-facebook-users _____ We mentioned last week that the new tax bill really benefits BDC’s.  We own CGBD in the Core Portfolio and you can buy, or add to your current position. NOTE:  You should buy CGBD TODAY as it goes ex-dividend March […]

BDCL. HIGH RISK. HIGH RETURN.

March 22, 2018 March 23:  Update:  The new budget bill is supportive of BDC’s and if passed will probably buy BDCS on Monday. Update:  Our broker has decided this is too risky and refused to fulfill any orders.  LOL.  They are conservative but we suggest you do buy if you are willing to take the […]

BUY GECCL. BUY UP TO $25.15

March 20, 2018 (Update:  Goes ex-dividend April 12 (40 cents) so the current price of $25.13 is reasonable to buy.) Yesterday we placed a limit order for GECCL at $25.05.  With the market plunging, we were hoping to “get lucky” and get filled.  As it turned out, the low of the day was $25.05 and […]

LOOK AT TICCL

March 15, 2018 TICCL went ex-dividend today.  If it gets down to around $25.30 you can buy or add to the position.  It pays 6.3%.  This position has been working well for us. _____ We saw a positive article in SeekingAlpha.com on CGBD which is a holding in the Core Portfolio.  The price is now […]

WATCHING AND WAITING. SCIENTOLOGY STARTS NETWORK LOL

March 13, 2018 The Core Portfolio is now 18% in cash:  the lowest level in, well, as far as we can remember.  We are now so heavily invested that there is no cash for new investments.  But we have some corporate bonds maturing and may be buying again.  Watching to add TICCL (ex dividend March […]

LIMIT ORDER FOR WPC. 6.6%

March 8, 2018 We are picking up the new Media Madness from the library.  It is getting good reviews and will let you know our thoughts. According to the media, Donald Trump could never become president. Now many are on a mission to prove he shouldn’t be president. The Trump administration and the press are […]