Recent Buy – HBI

Today, I initiated a position in Hanesbrands, Inc. (HBI).  Many of you are probably familiar with HBI, which designs, manufactures, sources and sells apparel essentials such as t-shirts, innerwear, casualwear, activewear, socks and hosiery.  It markets its products under the brand names of Hanes, Champion, and Maidenform, among many others. I contemplated purchasing HBI at […]

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Performance Check – AFL

Time for a Performance Check For some background on the idea behind the Performance Check, and the XIRR function used for the calculations, please see my first post in this series – Performance Check – PG I’m continuing my performance check series with a look at the third dividend paying stock I ever purchased for […]

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Monthly Dividend Income (Oct. 2017)

Nothing scary about my dividend total for October.  Not a big YoY increase, just continued growth.  However, I got quite the treat in receiving a large number of dividend increases.  Let’s get into the details!   Dividend Income The total was $452.91… an acceptable 9.28% increase compared to the same month last year. A baker’s […]

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