Welcome and thanks for reading! In this review, I will gather together important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. In my week review, I put also together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.
Dividends from My Portfolio Holdings:
- On March 2 I received a dividend of € 63.50 from Intel Corporation.
- On March 2 I received a dividend of € 14.59 from ConocoPhillips.
- On March 3 I received a dividend of € 37.06 from Pfizer Inc.
- On March 3 I received a dividend of € 27.96 from Prosafe SE.
Dividend income reported after the deduction of taxes. I have also updated my Monthly Dividend sheet.
Transactions of My Portfolio:
- On March 6, 2015 I bought 30 shares of Baxter International Inc. (More here)
News from My Portfolio Holdings:
Bank of Nova Scotia: March 3, 2015, First Quarter Result (More here)
First Quarter Highlights (versus Q1, 2014)
- Net income of $1,726 million, up 1% from $1,709 million
- Earnings per share (diluted) of $1.35 compared to $1.32, up 2%
- ROE of 14.2%, compared to 15.4%
- Operating leverage of 1.0%
- Common Equity Tier 1 capital ratio of 10.3%
- Quarterly dividend of 68 cents per common share, up 2 cents
Baxter International Inc. March 4, 2015
- Baxter's BioScience Business Acquires Biopharmaceutical Company SuppreMol (More here)
Golar LNG: March 5, 2015
- Golar LNG Limited and Rosneft Oil Company sign a Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation in the area of FLNG (More here)
Articles that caught my attention:
- Selecting Dividend Stocks: 29 Top Quantitative & Qualitative Metrics by Ken Faulkenberry
- The One Investment Rule That Will Never Lead You Astray by Tim McAleenan Jr. on The Financial Home Of Tim McAleenan Jr.
- This Stock Appears Primed for Years of Solid Dividend Growth by Dividend Mantra on Daily Trade Alert
- Qualcomm (QCOM) Dividend Stock Analysis by Roadmap2Retire on Sure Dividend
- Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. (OHI) Stock Analysis Pollie Style by Polliesdividend
- Coca Cola - Financials and Valuation by jussi hakala on My Road to Half a Million
- Four Dividend Stocks for the Long Run by Dividend Growth Investor
- Some Perspective On The Investor Hysteria In The Oil Sector by Tim McAleenan Jr. on The Financial Home Of Tim McAleenan Jr.
- Warren Buffett On Volatility And Risk by Dividend Mantra
- Dividend Investing Knowledge Accumulates Like Compound Interest by Dividend Growth Investor
- Dividend Growth Checkup by Passive Income Pursuit on Seeking Alpha
- AT&T And DirecTV: Dividend Outlook Post-Merger by Tim McAleenan Jr. on The Financial Home Of Tim McAleenan Jr.
- T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) Dividend Stock Analysis by Dividend Growth Investor
- The Often Overlooked Danger When Investing In S&P 500Utility Stocks - Part 10A by
Chuck Carnevale on Seeking Alpha
I wish all readers a nice next week.