Businesses are opening up here in Ohio, starting around May 21st. We are talking restaurants, retail, barber shops and other smaller stores/shops. Is the Pandemic over? No, but what does this mean? Now that life and business is having their heart beat a little faster, here are stocks to buy or consider in a post-pandemic world. Continue reading
Another month is in the books. From a percent increase standpoint, the stock market crushed it. However, there was much more to the story, as the company is well below its pre-pandemic highs still. There is a significant amount of unease and uncertainty in the marketplace. Will the economic relief packages work? When will the economy re-open safely? How many more companies will cut their dividend? All of these questions remain unanswered and and are fueling this uncertainty. But still, despite this, there is plenty of positive news for dividend investors. During these turbulent times, the dividends continue to roll in and provide us with an additional, passive income source. In this article, I’ll perform my April dividend income summary and highlight the previous month!
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is taking over. OPEC and Russia cannot agree on oil supply and, in effect, the prices are tumbling on the price per barrel of oil. Over the last month, stocks are down over 20%+ and we are now entering a bear market.
However, what really hasn’t slowed down? First, dividends. Dividends continue to roll and pour in. Second, this community. The community continues to rally and support each other, as well as are still setting milestones, each and every month.
Here is the February 2020 installment of the Dividend Income from YOU the Bloggers series. Let’s stay positive and motivated!
I thought the end of February was insane for the market. During that time, I took advantage of some great deals in the stock market. But if March has proven anything to me, it is the importance of why you cannot try to time the market. Each day presents a new set of twists and turns, as more information and details come to light about the coronavirus and those impacted. The most important thing is we all do our best to stay healthy. Like Lanny this week, who wrote about how his family added $230 in dividend income from purchases in February, I also wanted to take some time and summarize my stock purchases from February.
Not only have the markets been see-sawing, but so has the weather here in Cleveland. From snowing one day to 50 degress the next day, it is wild! Luckily though, spring training has started and baseball season is right around the corner. Hopefully the Indians get off to a hot start. Speaking of hot starts, Lanny kicked off our dividend income summary by showing how he and his wife earned almost $900 in dividend income in February and notch a 17% annual growth rate. Now, it is my turn. Lets jump right in to my February dividend income summary.
Currently is ice raining here in Cleveland. However, for the most part, winter has been warm and even sunny on a few days. One thing, though, is certain. Dividend income arrives – rain, snow or shine baby! Time to warm up and check on the dividend income that my stock portfolio delivered last month!
Norwood Financial Corp. (NWFL)
- A $1.23 billion total asset-sized community bank, earning 1.18% on average assets.
- Increased their dividend 28 consecutive years and is on target to make 2020 their 29th.
- Closing on a $400+ million total asset-sized community bank acquisition in the 3rd quarter of 2020.