A Dividend Focused ETF Not For Me (At Least Not Now)

I was reviewing the SPDR® Portfolio S&P 500® High Dividend ETF or SPYD for inclusion into my dividend portfolio. From the State Street website: The SPDR® Portfolio S&P 500® High Dividend ETF seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P® 500 High Dividend Index (the “Index”) To dig into that a little bit further, here is the bit about the index itself: The…

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October 2016 Dividend Income – $209

Dividend Update Now that October is in the books, here is the income that I received over the month.  I’ve crossed over the $200/mo mark for the first month in a quarter.   I earn the majority of my dividends in the third month of ever quarter.  Occidental is struck through because I have since sold the position though I received the income.  My full article for October can be…

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