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Adjusting Q-Scores for International Sales

In a series of three articles we published recently, each and every one of the 30 stocks we hold was analyzed for international revenues contributions. When we first put together the Q-Score formula, we were “screen scraping” revenue numbers from Yahoo and some of these were not that accurate. 8 of our stocks had minor adjustments • Read More »


Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Pays Us

September is going to be a big month for dividends, and we just got paid $79.60 (80 cents X 99.49543) from old reliable Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). It looks like the next time we get a raise from JNJ is going to be Q2-2017 so until then we’re happy to just sleep well and wait. • Read More »


Walmart (WMT) Pays Us Fiddy Cents

Today while we were busting our butts at our tedious day jobs in finance, we happened to notice that Walmart (WMT) sent us some cash, fiddy cents per share to be exact. We received our dividend payment from WMT in the amount of $77.75 in cash (50 cents X 155.4989 shares) which just went into • Read More »


Aflac (AFL) Pays Us

On the first of this month AFL paid us $49.04 (119.6196 shares X 41 cents) which is the same dividend payment we received last time. As we said in our last AFL dividend payment update, we’re looking for our next AFL dividend payment to include a raise of 2 cents which would be growth of 4.88%. With • Read More »


Aqua America (WTR) Gives Us 7.3% Raise

On the first day of this new month we received a payment from one of the companies we have partial ownership in to the tune of $51.89 (271.27 shares X 19.13  cents). We used this money to buy more shares of WTR using the Aqua America drip plan. This represents a raise of 7.5% which is • Read More »