Archive | June 2018

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BUY IRON MOUNTAIN BOND RIGHT NOW.

Now in the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. June 18, 2018.  So far in 2018 we have been trying to reduce the number of holdings in the Core Portfolio.  There are just too many to monitor, and we have missed, […]

BUYING

Now in the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. June 14, 2018,  We added to BSL position at $17.85 Still trying to buy HCAPZ at $25.40 Trying to add to ECCY position at $25.21.  Went ex-dividend today. _____ A stunning story […]

SOLD SUNOCO

June 13, 2018.  We sold the Sunoco Corporate Bond due to low yield.  HCAPZ, mentioned yesterday, popped up in price and it is too expensive for us.  We are maintaining the Limit Order in case the price drops. Here are some buy prices for other positions that you can buy…..WAIT until tomorrow after they go […]

SELLING MORE BONDS. BUY HCAPZ.

Now in the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. June 12, 2018.  We sold the low yield Wells Fargo Corporate Bond.  The total return is positive:  the price has declined but we have received numerous dividends. We also sold the low […]

SELLING MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS CORP BOND

June 11, 2018.  As mentioned before, we are selling low-paying bonds in the 3-4% range….and will be buying higher paying positions. We sold Motorola Solutions which gave us a nice total return:  price appreciation plus dividend payments.  (the coupon is 3.75%) If you are happy with the yield of this bond, there is no need […]

SELLING TAILORED BRANDS CORPORATE BOND.

June 8, 2018,  We bought a Tailored Brands Corporate Bond in Feb 2017.  This was a distressed junky high risk bond.  Well, the bonds did go up, and in addition we have been receiving the dividends.  Essentially this was a ‘trade’. Altho the Company is doing ok, we do not want to hold on.  When […]

UTF CONTINUES AS A HOLD. RATES.

Welcome to the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, go to Core Portfolio for a listing of current positions. June 5, 2018.  UTF is in the Core Portfolio and pays almost 8%    We saw a very positive article in seekingalpha.com today which talks about this holding.  We bought at a […]