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INCREASE BUY LIMIT ON NSS AND BUY BSL

Now in the 6th year of Dividend Income Investor. Before buying any investment, GO TO CORE PORTFOLIO for a listing of current positions. October 17, 2018.  We are increasing the Buy Limit order for NSS to $25.20.  We want to buy this and it appears we will have to pay more than we anticipated….the price […]

FURTHER DOWNSIDE ACTION

Breaking:  Last night’s 60 Minutes interview with Trump was a real shit show  Biased fake news liberal 60 Minutes really dumped on the Donald but he fought back hard.  Good for him. October 15, 2018,  Most of the Core Portfolio positions are ‘term’ meaning they mature at a future date, (barring bankruptcy) where you get […]

BUY HYHG–updated

UPDATE FRIDAY:  It looks like we missed HYHG as the damn thing just keeps going up…..so it looks like other buyers were also interested in this position.  We made a mistake in not buying at lower prices. Still trying to get NSS.  The momentum is still down, but the prices don’t budge.  We may buy […]

GETTING HIT HARD

October 10, 2018.  The markets are in turmoil but so far we are only watching.  We are maintaining the buy limit on NSS.  The momentum is still down and we may get filled at $25.11. Continue holding HAL as a trade. We have been watching HYHG Interest Rate Hedged Bond ETF for months.  The price […]

MAINTAINING BUY LIMIT ORDER ON NSS

October 8, 2018.  Investors are concerned about last week’s drop in the markets. The Core Portfolio includes date specific bonds that we hold to maturity.  Yes you will see price fluctuation (up OR down), but you receive dividends in the meantime AND you get your money back at maturity. We have had such positive results […]

BUY HAL

October 5, 2018.  Well…….Thursday was not fun.  The stock market tumbled as well as our Core Portfolio holdings.  As we mentioned yesterday morning, the financials are very weak and the chickens came home to roost during the day. Our primary focus is dividend paying individual corporate bonds, and other fixed income investments like floating rate […]

BUYING FLOATING RATE ISSUE

Thursday, October 04, 2018 The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Thursday shows that 50% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Forty-nine percent (49%) disapprove. UPDATE:  A new poll indicates that Republicans have closed the Democrats’ formerly wide gap in voter enthusiasm, thanks to the ongoing crisis surrounding the confirmation […]