Dividend Growth Investing
What is DGI?
Before showing you what our portfolio manager can do, please make sure you understand what Dividend Growth Investing really is. If you are not sure, please read David van Knapp's series on DGI. Starting with basic terminology like dividend, following with 5 year rule, The Power of Compounding and Reinvesting Dividends. How to create portfolio and estimate stock valuation. Series finishes with buying suggestions and eventually holding/selling criteria. Links to complete series can be found here.
What will my portfolio look like? Demo Portfolio
Your portfolio will contain key statistics including internal rate of return and yield on cost. Dividend reinvesting can be set separately for each dividend. Future dividends can be set to be reinvested automatically on each stock separately. Portfolio might be also shared publicly - check out our demo portfolio.
|Stock||Drip||Value||XIRR||Yield on Cost||Avg DGR||Min DGR|
|Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)||$882.08||11.86%||7.54%||7.85%||6.35%|
|Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)||$576.46||6.15%||5.61%||5.64%||-2.96%|
|McDonald's Corporation (MCD)||$1132.94||16.95%||10.68%||7.95%||-1.62%|
|Dover Corporation (DOV)||$481.60||12.68%||6.60%||9.30%||5.50%|
|Chevron Corporation (CVX)||$936.98||11.85%||8.62%||3.96%||0.87%|
Drip settings for stock JNJ
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Prediction of future dividends is based on estimated yearly dividends multiplied by conservative dividend growth rate.
Based on your Stock Screener preferences, we will show worst portfolio stocks and best stocks from CCC list.
Switching 100% of CVX for BLX would result in following sector diversification:
Sector with CLX
Sector with BLX
Simple tool to check dividend yield daily. If your desired dividend yield is met, email is sent to let you know.
|Stock||Desired Dividend Yield||Current Dividend yield|
|Abbott Laboratories (ABT)||2.900 %||1.78%|
|Altria Group Inc. (MO)||4 %||4.79%|
|American Water Works Company Inc. (AWK)||2 %||2.08%|
|Aqua America Inc. (WTR)||2.700 %||2.25%|
|Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM)||4 %||2.82%|