Sunday, January 20, 2019

Week in Review 3/19



Welcome and thanks for reading!
In this review, I will make a summary of important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. Also, I will put together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.


Friday, January 18, 2019

Dividend Increase – WEC Energy Group (WEC)



Yesterday, January 17, the Board of Directors of WEC Energy Group announced a quarterly dividend increase of from $ 0.5525 to $ 0.59 per share that’s payable March 1, 2019 to holders of record February 14, 2019. The declared dividend represents a 6.79 percent increase from the prior quarterly rate.This marks the 306th consecutive quarter – dating back to 1942 – that the company will have paid a dividend to its stockholders.

"With today's action by our board, 2019 will be the sixteenth consecutive year of dividend increases for our stockholders," said Gale Klappa, chairman of the board and chief executive officer. "We will continue to target a dividend payout of 65 to 70 percent of earnings."

With current price $ 71.17 (today's open), this raise brings their dividend yield to 3.32%.


Sunday, January 13, 2019

Week in Review 2/19


Welcome and thanks for reading!
In this review, I will make a summary of important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. Also, I will put together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.


Friday, January 11, 2019

Dividend Increase – Canadian Utilities Limited (TSX: CU)



Yesterday, January 10, the Board of Directors of Canadian Utilities Limited announced a quarterly dividend increase of from CA$ 0.3933 to CA$ 0.4227 per share that’s payable March 1, 2019 to holders of record February 7, 2019. The declared dividend represents a 7.48 percent increase from the prior quarterly rate and this is the 47th consecutive year in which the company has increased its common share dividend.

With current price CA$ 32.54 (yesterday's close), this raise brings their dividend yield to 5.20%.


Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Dividend Income - December & Full Year 2018, Goals for the year 2019


December, the last month of the year has passed and it is time to report my dividend income. In December 2018 my portfolio dividend income was as follows:


Quarterly dividends received from:


Unilever N.V. (AMS:UNA) - € 30.98 ($ 35.24)
Intel Corporation (INTC) - € 105.04 ($ 120.00)
Qualcomm Incorporated (QCOM) - € 13.54 ($ 15.50)
Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) - € 28.61 ($ 32.46)
WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) - € 7.30 ($ 8.29)
Dominion Energy Inc. (D) - € 29.18 ($ 33.40)
Chevron Corporation (CVX) - € 59.37 ($ 67.20)
ConocoPhillips (COP) - € 8.06 ($ 9.15)
Kraft Heinz Co (KHC) - € 55.01 ($ 62.50)
Target Corporation (TGT) - € 64.99 ($ 73.60)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - € 47.71 ($ 54.00)
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) - € 70.07 ($ 79.90)
Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD) - € 17.43 ($ 19.95)
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) - € 6.11 ($ 7.04)
The Coca-Cola Company (KO) - € 51.56 ($ 58.50)
McDonald's Corporation (MCD) - € 20.44 ($ 23.20)
V.F. Corporation (VFC) - € 37.95 ($ 43.35)
Flowers Foods Inc. (FLO) - € 29.45 ($ 33.30)
Triton International Limited Co (TRTN) - € 45.50 ($ 52.00)
3M Company (MMM) - € 7.18 ($ 8.16)
Emerson Electric Co. (EMR) - € 25.89 ($ 29.40)
T. Rowe Price Group Inc. (TROW) - € 33.64 ($ 38.50)
Magna International (MGA) - € 14.49 ($ 16.51)
Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) - € 25.18 ($ 28.48)
Enbridge Inc. (ENB.TO) - € 66.90 ($ 75.70)
Fortis Inc. (FTS.TO) - € 41.87 ($ 47.38)
Canadian Utilities Limited (CU.TO) - € 39.21 ($ 44.37)


Sunday, January 6, 2019

Week in Review 1/19



Welcome and thanks for reading!
In this review, I will make a summary of important and interesting news and events over the last week related to my portfolio holdings. Also, I will put together some interesting articles from other websites that caught my attention during the past week.