March 2017 Monthly Summary

We received dividend payments from 12 companies in March 2017. The total dividend payment from these companies is US$742.15. On average, we have received ~US$62 per company for this month. Below is a summary table of our dividend payments for March 2017: We received more than US$100 from International Business Machine (IBM). We received dividends • Read More »


VF Corp (VFC) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received US$62.88 ( 149.7142 shares x 42 cents) from VF Corp (VFC). This is the second consecutive quarter that the firm paid dividends at 42 cents per share.  In 2016, the stock price has declined by -10% YoY basis as investors are wary over its revenue performance. 2016 revenue drivers were international sales and • Read More »


NextEra Energy (NEE) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received $81.22 ( 82.6246 shares x 98.3 cents) from NextEra Energy (NEE). The firm has increased its dividend per share this quarter by 11.3 cents. Since Nov 2016, the stock price has increased by +17% as 2016 earnings per share is up by +3% to US$6.25 from US$6.01 in 2015.  NextEra Energy expects earnings • Read More »


Realty Income (O) Pays us in Q1 2017

We received dividend payments from Realty Income (O). The stock price has increased by +10% since Jan 2017 as investors are covering their short positions with the anticipation of additional Fed interest rate hike in 2017. Analysts are expecting that 2017 will be volatile due to the interest rate hike but are optimistic in its earnings • Read More »


3M (MMM) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We have received US$64.50 (59.89 shares x US$1.175) from 3M (MMM). The firm increased its dividends this quarter to US$1.175 dividends per share, up by US$0.065 from last quarter. We are expecting that 3M will be paying US$1.175 dividends per share for the next three quarters. Within Q42016, stock price rose by approximately +10% as • Read More »


McDonalds (MCD) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received US$79.56 (84.64 shares x 94 cents) from McDonalds Corp (MCD). This is the 2nd quarter that McDonalds paid dividends at 94 cents per share. On YoY basis, stock price is up by 40% as investors have been optimistic in its earnings report. Throughout 2016, actual quarterly earnings have been beating analyst estimates. Despite • Read More »


Exxon Mobil (XOM) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received $97.20 (129.6267 shares x 75 cents) from Exxon (XOM). This is the 4th quarter that Exxon is paying dividends per share at 75 cents. We are expecting a dividend increase by the next quarter. In Q42016, Exxon’s stock price increased by +7%. The increase in stock price is due to OPEC’s plan in cutting • Read More »


IBM Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received $111.22 (77.4429 shares x $1.40) from International Business Machine Corp (IBM). This is that last quarter that IBM will be paying dividends at $1.40 per share. We are expecting the dividends will increase by next quarter. In 2016, the IBM’s stock price increases by +30% as investors has seen that the firm is • Read More »


Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received $82.58 (103.22 shares x 80 cents) from Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). This will be the last quarter that Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) will be paying dividends at 80 cents. We are expecting an increase in dividends in the next quarter. Since Nov 2016, the stock price has increased by +10%. The strong performance • Read More »


Chevron (CVX) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received $39.55 (36.6204 shares x $1.08) from Chevron (CVX). This is the second consecutive quarter that Chevron (CVX) is paying $1.08 dividends per share. Chevron’s stock price has been gaining momentum in 2016 after OPEC was hinting to cut oil production. In Dec 2016, OPEC’s move to lower oil output pushes world oil price • Read More »