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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 »


Parker-Hannifin (PH) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received dividend payments from Parker-Hannifin (PH). After 2 years, Parker-Hannifin declared a +4.80% increase in dividends from $0.63 to $0.66 per share.  In Dec 2016, Parker-Hannifin (PH) and CLARCOR Inc. (CLC) announced that Parker will acquire CLARCOR for approximately $4.3 billion in cash. CLARCOR, headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, is a diversified marketer and manufacturer • Read More »


Aqua America (WTR) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We have received $55.47 (289.9634 shares x 19.13 cents) from Aqua America (WTR). This is the 2nd consecutive payment at 19.13 cents. We are expecting in the next 2 quarters to receive dividends of at least 19.13 cents. Founded in 1968, Aqua America Inc (WTR) provides water or wastewater services in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North • Read More »


Aflac (AFL) Pays Us in Q1 2017

We received US$54.70 (127.4419 shares x 43 cents) from Aflac Incorporated (AFL). This is the 2nd consecutive dividend payment at 43 cents. We are expecting 2 more payments at 43 cents. Founded in 1955, Aflac Inc, a subsidiary of American Family Life Assuarance Company of Columnus, provides supplemental health and life insurance products. It operates • Read More »