Archive | April 2018

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IS GOLD GOING TO GLITTER AGAIN

April 11, 2018 Jeff Grundlach is considered the reigning “bond king”.  What is a bond king, you ask. Well, he is viewed as the supreme ‘expert’ in bonds.  So when he speaks investors listen. Jeff Gundlach, who currently manages over $100B at DoubleLine Capital, said “Gold is negatively correlated with the dollar. We see that […]

STILL TRYING TO GET BDCS. AND NEW BOOK

April 10, 2018 BDCS is still on our radar.  Despite market volatility the price is stable and is now $19.94 It goes ex-dividend on April 12 (44 cents) and we plan on buying if we can get the right price. We have a Limit Order at $19.49.  (NOTE:  You CAN buy BDCS now, and get […]

SELL KINDRED HEALTHCARE

April 6, 2018 Last year we purchased a ‘distressed’ Kindred Healthcare corporate bond.  We have a significant increase in value PLUS we have received some very nice dividends.  We like to sell high:  SELL THIS BOND. _____ Here is another positive article on LADR which has been in the Core Portfolio for a long time….it […]

BUY BDCS. TRUMP HITS 50%. REALLY??

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. April 4, 2018 April 5 UPDATE:  BDCS should go ex-dividend around April 12 and we may be able to buy.  The price spiked up yesterday and we did NOT get […]

NEW YORK TIMES IS FAKE NEWS, AND OTHER RAMBLINGS

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. April 2, 2018 There is very little going on in the Core Portfolio….other than paying us a lot of dividends over the last week.  But TCCA, a business development company, […]