Why Do Stocks Drop On Ex-Dividend Date

In case you weren’t aware, or didn’t even know, a stock’s price will drop by the amount of its dividend payment on the ex-dividend date. Ex-Dividend literally translates to “without dividend”. If you plan on investing in dividend stocks, it’s important to know these dates to receive your dividend payments. But why does this happen? … Read more Why Do Stocks Drop On Ex-Dividend Date

Monthly Dividend Income Portfolio – Receive $1,000 Per Month for $155,655 Capital Invested

Last month I posted about a monthly dividend income portfolio using 25 of the top strongest stocks from VDIGX. These stocks included strong mature companies that pay a quarterly dividend. In that post I used Excel Solver to find the optimal allocation of shares in order to achieve a monthly dividend income of $2,000 per … Read more Monthly Dividend Income Portfolio – Receive $1,000 Per Month for $155,655 Capital Invested

Accenture Stock Analysis (ACN)

Investment Thesis Accenture, PLC (ACN) recently reported their earnings for Q1 2019 on December 20, 2018. Accenture beat on both their top and bottom line, announcing revenues of $10.61 billion, beating consensus estimates of $10.52 billion. Their EPS grew to $1.96 beating the consensus estimates of $1.86. Accenture also raised their dividends, growing from $1.33 … Read more Accenture Stock Analysis (ACN)

Instant Pot Skyline Chili Meal Prep – $17.22 Total

My sister is home this week for my birthday and also working from home because she’s allowed to. Since we’re both hardcore mealpreppers, we decided to go big and make Instant Pot Skyline Chili. It’s below freezing here averaging about -4°C so chili felt like a nice warm, fluid meal to eat with some bread … Read more Instant Pot Skyline Chili Meal Prep – $17.22 Total