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  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q2 2014)
    Mon, Jul. 7 ADM, AFL, AMLP 28 Comments

    Summary

    • This article series on my portfolio is designed to prove that income investing is not just for people near retirement.
    • Dividend growth investing is the most reliable way to generate recurring income over time. You must have an investment strategy and I hope these articles will help you.
    • Many times as an income investor we get attached to certain holdings, but you must be willing to swap holdings when they no longer perform to your standards.
  • My Income Portfolio Update: Exchanging A High-Yield ETF For A Solid-Yield REIT
    Fri, Jun. 20 HYG, LTC 35 Comments

    Summary

    • High-yield bonds have been a part of my portfolio for quite a few years now. Over time, their diminishing yield has made me scrutinize at just what level they become less appealing to me.
    • Once my high-yield bond ETF quit paying 6%-plus in dividends, I decided it was time for a change.
    • So I replaced the iShares iBoxx High Yield Corporate Bond ETF with LTC Properties Inc., a REIT. The article outlines my selection process and my reasons for choosing this stock.
  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q1 2014)
    Tue, Apr. 1 ADM, AFL, AMLP 101 Comments

    Summary

    • Income Portfolio.
    • Long Term Holdings.
    • Dividend Reinvestment Strategy.
  • My Income Portfolio Update: Investment Exchange
    Wed, Feb. 5 IBM, CSCO, ORCL 12 Comments
  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q4 2013)
    Fri, Jan. 3 ADM, AFL, AWK 36 Comments
  • The Next 5: More Investments For My Income Portfolio
    Oct. 29, 2013 WY, HYD, NSC 16 Comments
  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q3 2013)
    Oct. 1, 2013 ADM, AFL, AWK 49 Comments
  • Bank Earnings Are Growing - Good Sign Or Lagging Indicator?
    Jul. 23, 2013 BAC, C, GS Comment!
  • Ranking And Comparing 8 Income Generating Insurance Companies
    Jul. 9, 2013 AFL, ALL, CB 11 Comments
  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q2 2013)
    Jul. 2, 2013 ADM, AFL, AWK 16 Comments
  • DuPont Growing Agriculture Profits
    May. 29, 2013 DD 10 Comments
  • 6 Mid-Cap Electric Utilities For An Income Portfolio
    May. 22, 2013 GXP, IDA, NVE 13 Comments
  • General Electric - Doubling Down On Natural Gas
    May. 14, 2013 LUFK, GE 43 Comments
  • 4 Dividend-Paying Financial Companies With Upside Potential
    May. 9, 2013 AFL, COF, JPM 11 Comments
  • 5 Dividend-Paying Companies Repurchasing Their Stock
    May. 2, 2013 HD, IBM, INTC 2 Comments
  • Restaurant Wars
    Apr. 16, 2013 CMG, DIN, DRI 4 Comments
  • 4 Companies Generating Income From The Business Of Babies
    Apr. 2, 2013 ABT, JNJ, KMB 2 Comments
  • My Income Portfolio Quarterly Update (Q1 2013)
    Apr. 2, 2013 ADM, AFL, AWK 21 Comments
  • Farming For Income
    Mar. 27, 2013 ADM, BG, DD 13 Comments
  • Who Is Winning The Drink Wars?
    Mar. 7, 2013 DPS, GMCR, KO 10 Comments
  • 3 Water Utilities To Quench Your Dividend Thirst And 1 To Avoid
    Feb. 28, 2013 AWK, AWR, CWT 21 Comments
  • GE Refocusing For Success
    Feb. 21, 2013 GE 27 Comments
  • 5 Stocks To Replace H.J. Heinz In Your Portfolio
    Feb. 14, 2013 AFL, CPB, KLAC 48 Comments
  • 2 Dividend Stocks Profiting From Commodities
    Feb. 13, 2013 ADM, CVX Comment!
  • 5 'Intuition' Dividend Stocks For An Income Portfolio
    Feb. 8, 2013 DIS, DRI, HSY 36 Comments
  • 5 Small Cap Dividend Growth Stocks For An Income Portfolio
    Feb. 4, 2013 INGR, RJF, STE Comment!
  • 5 Utility Stocks For Your Income Portfolio
    Jan. 30, 2013 AEP, AWK, ED 35 Comments
  • Kimberly-Clark: Re-Inventing Consistency
    Jan. 30, 2013 KMB 15 Comments
  • DuPont's Numbers: Beyond The Surface
    Jan. 24, 2013 DD 16 Comments
  • Anchor Stocks For An Income Portfolio
    Jan. 16, 2013 CVX, IBM, INTC 26 Comments
  • Building An Income Portfolio
    Jan. 14, 2013 ADM, AWK, CVX 121 Comments