The Pocket Change Portfolio (PCP) was first introduced on September 13, 2008 as a real money dividend income portfolio funded by the “pocket change” earned from my various online endeavors. Each month I report on the portfolio’s progress and update its holdings.
Total dividends received during the month were $525.54, consisting of:
$9.36 Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE)
$230.40 Harleysville Group Inc. (HGIC) – SPECIAL
$4.76 PowerShares Emerging Mkt Debt (NYSEARCA:PCY)
Dividend Stock Purchases
The following securities were purchased during the month:
Annualized Dividend Income
Including the above purchases, my annual PCP dividend income is now $2,692.55 at the current dividend rates. This is up $198.39 from last month’s $2,494.16 amount. The PCP has never experienced a monthly decline in annualized dividend income.
Life-to-date: 26.77% (annualized)
Full Disclosure: Long all the aforementioned securities. See a list of all my income holdings here.