Sunday, October 12, 2014

Week in Review 41/14

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 October 10 I received a dividend of € 53.28 from Altria Group Inc.
  • On October 10 I received a dividend of € 39.79 from Global X SuperDividend ETF. 

Dividend income reported after the deduction of taxes. I have also updated my Monthly Dividend sheet. 

Transactions of My Portfolio:

  • On Octoberber 8, 2014 I bought 25 shares of Kinder Morgan Inc. (More here)
  • On Octoberber 8, 2014 I bought 100 shares of Avance Gas Holding Ltd. (More here)

News from My Portfolio Holdings:

Chevron Corporation: October 6, 2014

  • Chevron Announces Sale and Joint Venture Partnership for Duvernay Shale Assets in Canada With KUFPEC (More here)

Neste Oil Corporation: October 7, 2014 

  • Neste Oil to make major investments in Finland, integrate the operations of its Finnish refineries, and reduce personnel (More here)

Neste Oil Corporation: October 8, 2014

  • Neste Oil launches Neste Pro Diesel in Lithuania (More here)

NCC: October 8, 2014

  • NCC to construct environmentally compatible offices in Uppsala for SEK 570 million (More here)

PepsiCo, Inc. October 8, 2014 Third Quarter Result (More here)

  • Core EPS increased 10 percent to $1.36. Core constant currency EPS increased 11 percent. Reported EPS increased 7 percent to $1.32
  • Organic revenue grew 3.1 percent. Reported net revenue grew 2 percent, reflecting the impact of foreign exchange translation
  • Core gross margin expanded 45 basis points, and reported gross margin increased 55 basis points
  • Company increases full year 2014 core constant currency EPS growth target to 9 percent (previously 8 percent)

Avance Gas Holding Ltd: October 10, 2014 Third Quarter Result (More here)

  • The average time charter equivalent (TCE) rate for the fleet rose to $83,893/day, up from $45,084/day in Q2 2014.
  • On a calendar basis, the TCE rates were $32,019/day for Q1 2014 and $61,269/day for Q2 2014.  We expect to report approximately $89,300/day for Q3 2014.
  • TCE earnings increased to $45.4 million from $24.5 million in Q2 2014.
  • Net profit rose to $32.3 million from $9.6 million in Q2 2014.
  • Operating days were essentially unchanged at 541, compared with 543 in Q2 2014.
  • Avance Gas' Board declared a dividend of $0.92 per share for the quarter. 

Articles that caught my attention: 

I wish all readers a nice next week. 


  1. Thanks for sharing my post Hawk. Have a great weekend and happy dividend hunting next week.


  2. Thanks for sharing the stock analysis, DH. Appreciate the support.

    Best wishes

  3. Thanks for the update. Oil stocks getting killed. Not a bad time to cost average them and pick up a few more holdings.