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MORE DEAD MONEY. SELL BLOK

Welcome to the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. May 24, 2018.  BLOK has a good story when we bought it back on January 17,  The Companies were involved in developing the block-chain technology which is supposedly revolutionary. The directive of […]

BUY AINV: STOCK OR BOND

May 23, 2018.  As regular readers know, we buy stuff when IT IS ON SALE……meaning there is a one-time temporary reason for a price decline.  As long as there is no change in credit quality, we will buy at a reduced price. We are now able to buy Apollo AINV while it is on sale. […]

PORTFOLIO SHOULD BE RE-NAMED BORING CORE PORTFOLIO

May 22, 2018.  One of our bucket-list goals was traveling across Canada by train and viewing the beautiful scenery in Western Canada.  We recommend this trip but keep in mind there are significant delays due to rising freight train traffic:  probably due to Trump’s growing economy! Cell coverage was spotty but we managed to keep […]

STILL WATCHING GBAB

Welcome to the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. May 15, 2018.  Back in mid-April our momentum indicators started turning up indicating that the stock market was setting up to head higher.  Last week, numerous financial advisors that we follow started […]

CNN DIES. ONE SELL AND TWO BUYS

Welcome to the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. May 11, 2018 Donnelly is in the “old” industry of printing and is in the process of trying to turn itself around.  But it’s not working as well as we had hoped […]

NETFLIX ROCKS

May 9, 2018 The WP Carey position in the Core Portfolio is doing quite well since we bought it recently.  Go to the link below for a recent review.  Continue to hold if you own: it is a little late to buy this now. https://seekingalpha.com/article/4170532-take-charge-w-p-careys-6_3-percent-dividend-yield-stands-strong?app=1&uprof=46&isDirectRoadblock=false _____ We were late-comers to Netflix.  As we wrote a […]

FREE APP CLAIMS PREVENTION OF SCAM CALLS. KCAPL. LADR.

Welcome to the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. May 7, 2018 We watch the articles in SeekingAlpha.com very closely.  We follow at least a hundred SeekingAlpha authors who provide thoughtful analysis on Companies (in addition to following dozens of other […]