Investments

I write about my investor experience by investing in dividend-paying stocks, options trading, cryptocurrencies, peer-to-peer lending, stock IPO's and more. Currently on the road to save 1 million dollars by 2045.  Check out my freemium newsletter for investing with covered calls

 

Latest stock buy 5 shares of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) at $123.80 per share

On February 26, 2021, I bought additional 5 shares of Apple stock (NASDAQ:AAPL) paying $123.80 per share.  With its quarterly dividend of 0.20 cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 0.64% and will pay us an additional $1.…

Options Trading Plan for the rest of 2021

I've been trading options since March 2019, about two years, during the past two years I've excelled a lot - it feels I've done it all - selling puts and calls, playing with iron condors, trading options on indexes (without underlying…

Latest stock buy 12 shares of Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) at $61.22 per share

On November 30, 2020, we bought additional 12 shares of Realty Income Corp. (NYSE:O ) paying $61.22 per share. With its monthly dividend of 0.23 cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 4.5% and will pay us an additional $2…

Latest stock sale: Sold 90 Olainfarm stock at EUR 7.34 to finance apartment renovation works

On February 18, I sold all  90 shares of Olainfarm I had, getting EUR 7.34 per share. I decided to sell this stock is as I needed to raise quick cash to finance renovation works for our Vilgāle apartment.  Olainfarm has been in our…

February 2021 Dividend Income Report - $62.69

Welcome to the forty-sixt (#46) dividend income report, covering earnings I've made from dividend-paying stocks and peer-to-peer lending in February 2021. The last February we spent in Latvia, did some huge progress with our apartment…

Latest Stock Buy: 30 shares of Viatris (NASDAQ: VTRS) at $17.81 per share

On February 3, 2021, we bought additional 30 shares of Viatris (NASDAQ: VTRS) paying $17.81 per share for our Partnership Fund. Viatris is the latest addition to our Partnership fund. VTRS is a spinoff from Pfizer stock (which we hold…

Latest Stock Buy 8 shares of Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) $45.18 per share

On November 18, 2020, I bought an additional 8 shares of Intel Corporation (INTC) for our daughters stock portfolio, paying $45.18 per share With its quarterly dividend payout of $0.33 per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 2.…

Minimum Wages in European Union 2021

In 2021 there were 21 out of 27 European Union member states with an official minimum wage set by the government. Turns out this is already the eighth (#8) article about minimum wages in European Union featured on the blog. To keep it up,…

Sold 1000 Shares of Blackstone (LON:BGLF) at EUR 0.65; Bought 16 shares of Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) at $36.27

On November 17, 2020, I sold 1000 shares of Blackstone (LON:BGLF) at EUR 0.65 to purchase 16 shares with PFE at $36.27 per share We have been holding BGLF stock since 2018, in general, I still like the stock, but my investment philosophy…

Latest Stock Buy: 20 shares of Ares Capital (NASDAQ:ARCC) at $15.50 per share

On November 11, 2020, we bought an additional 20 shares of Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) paying $15.508 per share for my Mom's pension Fund.  With its quarterly dividend payout of 0.4 dollars per share, this latest buy has a dividend…