#HYHRD: TDM Software 8/19 $LEO $MAIN $MAV $MFM $MHI $MITT $MORL $NAD $NEWT $NHF $NRO

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

NOTE: This post might be graphic-intensive, so might take a while to load on a mobile device.

I decided to start using the TDM software again. I downloaded it from http://www.thomasdividendmanager.com/index.php/download-tdm and I was good to go!

It’s different from my spreadsheet, and a lot less work for me. The TDM software gets the dividend dates, ex-dividend dates, etc. It then calculates the expected dividends, and is often closer to actual dividends received than my spreadsheet! So, I just post the screenshots here each week to let you all have a look at what the software is doing for me as far as recording stock buys & sells, dividends, etc.

Also, there will occasionally be program updates and I will highlight those changes, like in this week’s post!

I have set up the Fidelity accounts (and the joint taxable account held at Capital One Investing) to DRIP the dividends since there was a possibility I would be getting a discount (only at Fidelity). I love discounts! I love dividends! Discounted dividend stock sent me into a slight euphoria!

Five out of eight accounts will DRIP, and the other three will not.

So, first I looked at the accounts;

tdm

This window pops up if you have more than one account and click the account name in the lower left corner. You can also set the location for the program data here.

For this post, I am going to look at the portfolio view(s) for each account, and we’ll take it from the top, so first on the list is Fidelity Roth-A and then we’ll continue down the list one by one.

Ready? Here we go…

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#HYHRD 8/22 sharebuilder update $NVG $NZF $NAD

Hi,

3andme

I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

#HYHRD #sharebuilder #update

Hey, things change…

…and could change again, up until 5PM on the day orders are created (usually Mondays). I will try to update this post by 4:30PM on that day if I decide to change anything. I usually don’t make late changes, but you never know…

I decided to make these ‘sharebuilder’ investments weekly, usually on Tuesday.

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#HYHRD: The #Plan 8/19 $NRZ $NVG $NZF $OAKS $OIA $ORC $OXLC $PDT $PFD $PFO $PHK

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

So, I decided I should probably post about my #PLAN for the foreseeable future. A lot of people ask about my investment theses, so that seems to justify this post. Let’s see if I can even begin to support that statement.

I only post for my holdings, but they’re as accurate as I can make them. The symbols are; ACSF, AGD, ARCC, ARR, AWP, BDCL, BDJ, BFK, BGH, BKN, BTA, BXMX, CEFL, CLM, CRF, CSQ, CXE, DFP, DHF, DHY, DIAX, EAD, ECC, EVN, FFC, FHY, FIF, FLC, FPF, GAIN, GLAD, GOF, GUT, HIX, HPF, HPI, HPS, HYB, IVH, JPC, JPI, JPS, KIO, LDP, LEO, MAIN, MAV, MFM, MHI, MITT, MORL, NAD, NEWT, NHF, NRO, NRZ, NVG, NZF, OAKS, OIA, ORC, OXLC, PDT, PFD, PFO, PHK, PHT, PMF, PML, PMM, PMX, PSEC, PSF, QQQX, RA, REML, RFI, RNP, RQI, SAR, SCM, SPXX, STK, TICC, TLI, TPZ, TWO, & UTF. Quite a list, eh? (88 total issues held; 16 common stocks, 4 ETNs, and 68 CEFs, of which 17 are tax-free muni CEFs.) Most pay monthly! Only ARCC, BDCL, BXMX, DIAX, MITT, NEWT, NRZ, OXLC, QQQX, SAR, SPXX, STK, TICC, & TWO pay quarterly.

I will continue to screen using the method(s) outlined in my monthly Watch List post.

I will continue to withdraw funds as needed to augment our income as outlined in my monthly income phase of The #Plan #UPDATE.

I will continue to invest monthly as outlined in my #ShareBuilder #Updates.

I will continue to “harvest” capital gains by selling holdings at new 52 week highs with “limit orders” in minimum 100 share lots so I can specify AON (All or None). I may also sell for other reasons (i.e.; because I can, I felt like it, I needed the money, etc.).

I’ll try to outline a bit of the rest of the #Plan each week with updates on my thinking, such as it is…

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#HYHRD: Ex-div & pay dates 8/19 $PHT $PMF $PML $PMM $PMX $PSEC $PSF $QQQX $RA $REML $RFI

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

I only post for my holdings, but they’re as accurate as I can make them. The symbols are; ACSF, AGD, ARCC, ARR, AWP, BDCL, BDJ, BFK, BGH, BKN, BTA, BXMX, CEFL, CLM, CRF, CSQ, CXE, DFP, DHF, DHY, DIAX, EAD, ECC, EVN, FFC, FHY, FIF, FLC, FPF, GAIN, GLAD, GOF, GUT, HIX, HPF, HPI, HPS, HYB, IVH, JPC, JPI, JPS, KIO, LDP, LEO, MAIN, MAV, MFM, MHI, MITT, MORL, NAD, NEWT, NHF, NRO, NRZ, NVG, NZF, OAKS, OIA, ORC, OXLC, PDT, PFD, PFO, PHK, PHT, PMF, PML, PMM, PMX, PSEC, PSF, QQQX, RA, REML, RFI, RNP, RQI, SAR, SCM, SPXX, STK, TICC, TLI, TPZ, TWO, & UTF. Quite a list, eh? (88 total issues held; 16 common stocks, 4 ETNs, and 68 CEFs, of which 17 are tax-free muni CEFs.) Most pay monthly! Only ARCC, BDCL, BXMX, DIAX, MITT, NEWT, NRZ, OXLC, QQQX, SAR, SPXX, STK, TICC, & TWO pay quarterly.

These are the upcoming declared dividend pay dates and amount(s) expected from each stock (usually projected on the ex-dividend date, or after market close the prior trading day).

These amounts are a compilation from all of our accounts, so some is taxable, some is tax-deferred, but most is tax-free. If you check out my Expected dividend spreadsheets you can see how it all breaks down, or you could just read my posts and look at the screenshots (ooooh, pretty pictures!).

The table and chart of monthly dividends since inception as found on my Dividends Received page on my blog follows;

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#HYHRD: portfolio #review 8/19 $RNP $RQI $SAR $SCM $SPXX $STK $TICC $TLI $TPZ $TWO $UTF

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

It’s time for the weekly review of positions in the HYHRD (High Yield High Return Dividend) portfolio.

The spreadsheets for each individual account are now found in the Google docs spreadsheet.

I only post for my holdings, but they’re as accurate as I can make them. The symbols are; ACSF, AGD, ARCC, ARR, AWP, BDCL, BDJ, BFK, BGH, BKN, BTA, BXMX, CEFL, CLM, CRF, CSQ, CXE, DFP, DHF, DHY, DIAX, EAD, ECC, EVN, FFC, FHY, FIF, FLC, FPF, GAIN, GLAD, GOF, GUT, HIX, HPF, HPI, HPS, HYB, IVH, JPC, JPI, JPS, KIO, LDP, LEO, MAIN, MAV, MFM, MHI, MITT, MORL, NAD, NEWT, NHF, NRO, NRZ, NVG, NZF, OAKS, OIA, ORC, OXLC, PDT, PFD, PFO, PHK, PHT, PMF, PML, PMM, PMX, PSEC, PSF, QQQX, RA, REML, RFI, RNP, RQI, SAR, SCM, SPXX, STK, TICC, TLI, TPZ, TWO, & UTF. Quite a list, eh? (88 total issues held; 16 common stocks, 4 ETNs, and 68 CEFs, of which 17 are tax-free muni CEFs.) Most pay monthly! Only ARCC, BDCL, BXMX, DIAX, MITT, NEWT, NRZ, OXLC, QQQX, SAR, SPXX, STK, TICC, & TWO pay quarterly.

This post examines all positions in the accounts. The trade logs are no longer updated because; a) it was a duplication of effort (the brokerage does it automatically), b) it was exceedingly tedious, c) figures from the brokerage were subject to change, making totals only approximate, and d) maybe it doesn’t need to be updated so frequently. I will post performance screenshots from our brokerages when they are available.

Not currently tracked or reported is my wife’s TSA, except for updates on the Balances chart.

“Smithers, release the hounds!”

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#HYHRD: Dividends/Holdings 8/19 $ACSF $AGD $ARCC $ARR $AWP $BDCL $BDJ $BFK $BGH $BKN $BTA

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

This is the regular posting of the review of “Expected dividends and current holdings” of the #HYHRD portfolio.

The spreadsheet for each individual account is now found on my Google sheets.

I only post for my holdings, but they’re as accurate as I can make them. The symbols are; ACSF, AGD, ARCC, ARR, AWP, BDCL, BDJ, BFK, BGH, BKN, BTA, BXMX, CEFL, CLM, CRF, CSQ, CXE, DFP, DHF, DHY, DIAX, EAD, ECC, EVN, FFC, FHY, FIF, FLC, FPF, GAIN, GLAD, GOF, GUT, HIX, HPF, HPI, HPS, HYB, IVH, JPC, JPI, JPS, KIO, LDP, LEO, MAIN, MAV, MFM, MHI, MITT, MORL, NAD, NEWT, NHF, NRO, NRZ, NVG, NZF, OAKS, OIA, ORC, OXLC, PDT, PFD, PFO, PHK, PHT, PMF, PML, PMM, PMX, PSEC, PSF, QQQX, RA, REML, RFI, RNP, RQI, SAR, SCM, SPXX, STK, TICC, TLI, TPZ, TWO, & UTF. Quite a list, eh? (88 total issues held; 16 common stocks, 4 ETNs, and 68 CEFs, of which 17 are tax-free muni CEFs.) Most pay monthly! Only ARCC, BDCL, BXMX, DIAX, MITT, NEWT, NRZ, OXLC, QQQX, SAR, SPXX, STK, TICC, & TWO pay quarterly.

This post examines recent & upcoming dividends and current holdings.

(This is where I double-check ex-dividend dates & amounts as well as dividend pay dates & amounts for the next 2 weeks.)

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#HYHRD: spreadsheets 8/19 $BXMX $CEFL $CLM $CRF $CSQ $CXE $DFP $DHF $DHY $DIAX $EAD

Hi,

3andme

I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

I use Google spreadsheets for my holdings and to record dividends. They are as up-to-date as I can manage, but will lag by a day or so due to delays in the cost basis reporting from the brokerages. The share prices should update close to real-time, however, with a possible slight delay (~20 minutes) from Google.

On my Google spreadsheets, you can find portfolio holdings, dividend amounts, dates (dividend pay dates, record dates, declaration dates, dividend amounts, ex-dividend dates, etc.). I have moved the cash and withdrawal amounts to the Google spreadsheets as well as the dividends spreadsheet. I will still post screenshots on the Dividends Received page.

I only post for my holdings, but they’re as accurate as I can make them. The symbols are; ACSF, AGD, ARCC, ARR, AWP, BDCL, BDJ, BFK, BGH, BKN, BTA, BXMX, CEFL, CLM, CRF, CSQ, CXE, DFP, DHF, DHY, DIAX, EAD, ECC, EVN, FFC, FHY, FIF, FLC, FPF, GAIN, GLAD, GOF, GUT, HIX, HPF, HPI, HPS, HYB, IVH, JPC, JPI, JPS, KIO, LDP, LEO, MAIN, MAV, MFM, MHI, MITT, MORL, NAD, NEWT, NHF, NRO, NRZ, NVG, NZF, OAKS, OIA, ORC, OXLC, PDT, PFD, PFO, PHK, PHT, PMF, PML, PMM, PMX, PSEC, PSF, QQQX, RA, REML, RFI, RNP, RQI, SAR, SCM, SPXX, STK, TICC, TLI, TPZ, TWO, & UTF. Quite a list, eh? (88 total issues held; 16 common stocks, 4 ETNs, and 68 CEFs, of which 17 are tax-free muni CEFs.) Most pay monthly! Only ARCC, BDCL, BXMX, DIAX, MITT, NEWT, NRZ, OXLC, QQQX, SAR, SPXX, STK, TICC, & TWO pay quarterly.

This series of blog posts is issued `weekly, but since the majority of our holdings pay dividends near the end and/or beginning of the month it may not always warrant a publishing blitz. There are usually 7 posts in the series when posted. The sharebuilder updates are issued . The withdrawal update is issued monthly. I think you should try to catch all 7, plus the sharebuilder updates and/or the monthly withdrawal update if you’re so inclined. Occasionally I’ll throw something else up for ridicule or admiration like my recent final posting about “Profiting from Preferreds”, so feel free to be entertained!

Of course, if something major happens I might be tempted to throw something up about that. Or not. Like the recession, depression, World War III, or whatever…

From now on I will make monthly sharebuilder investments (Usually on the 1st Tuesday) using all 12 of the 12 monthly ‘free’ trade credits for each “investment day”, with additional trades (if any) under the AIP plan costing $1 each. I will be investing proportionately. It’s all shown on the ind-PandA, Roth-P, & Roth-A account tab.

On August 6th, I decided to make sharebuilder investments in our joint taxable account on a weekly basis instead of once a month.

Anyway, let’s continue with a look at the dates;

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HYHRD: stock chart p0rn $PSEC $AGNC $GLAD $GAIN $GOOD $AMTG $ARR $NLY $O $NYMT

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

I had an interesting discussion on StockTwits today about $PSEC, and I wanted to share what I learned.

First, Prospect Capital is a BDC that you either love or you hate, there is no middle ground. The “buzz” is that they will shortly announce a(nother) dividend cut. Judging by the self-aggrandizing mail pieces they’ve sent out of late one would think they’re a wonderful company and wouldn’t dream of cutting the dividend.

Several analysts would beg to differ, and if you were to dig around and have a look at things like earnings, you would see that they simply haven’t been, aren’t currently, and probably won’t in the immediate future even come close to covering the 12%+ dividend.

There are some mitigating circumstances to be sure, but that’s not the point of this post. Besides, I’m not smart enough to proselytize about financials, etc. That’s why God created analysts.

They have cut the dividend before. The first cut was when they went from a quarterly dividend of $0.41 in 1Q2010 to a monthly dividend of $0.10 in 3Q2010. It vacillated a little and then slowly rose from $0.10 to $0.111 in 1Q2015 when it was cut to $0.08333 where it is currently floundering.

Quite a few people are upset about exorbitant management fees but John Barry doesn’t seem likely to cut into his robber baron income and there is really very little shareholders can do about it, short of abandoning their positions.

But, let’s get back to the discussion were were having on StockTwits;

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#HYHRD: TDM Software 8/12 $HIX $HPF $HPI $HPS $HYB $IVH $JPC $JPI $JPS $KIO $LDP

Hi,

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I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

NOTE: This post might be graphic-intensive, so might take a while to load on a mobile device.

I decided to start using the TDM software again. I downloaded it from http://www.thomasdividendmanager.com/index.php/download-tdm and I was good to go!

It’s different from my spreadsheet, and a lot less work for me. The TDM software gets the dividend dates, ex-dividend dates, etc. It then calculates the expected dividends, and is often closer to actual dividends received than my spreadsheet! So, I just post the screenshots here each week to let you all have a look at what the software is doing for me as far as recording stock buying & selling, dividends, etc.

You will recall in my previous posts about this software, that I input every transaction in our Fidelity accounts, but not in our Capital One accounts. The reason for that is because I’m basically lazy. You see, most of the Fidelity accounts were recently reset to hold mostly DTC discount eligible holdings, and since the rest of our holdings were transferred to Capital One Investing and I had held them and had been adding to them for a while I decided to just take the aggregate holdings (share counts and costs) instead of recording each transaction. This resulted in the Fidelity accounts being almost immediately up to date as far as dividends earned but not yet received, but the Capital One Investing accounts would lag until the ex-dividend had passed before the TDM program would begin to automatically calculate the dividend amount(s) earned.

I also set up the Fidelity accounts (and the joint taxable account held at Capital One Investing) to DRIP the dividends since there was a possibility I would be getting a discount (only at Fidelity). I love discounts! I love dividends! Discounted dividend stock sent me into a slight euphoria!

So, first I looked at the accounts;

tdm

This window pops up if you have more than one account and click the account name in the lower left corner. You can also set the location for the program data here.

For this post, I am going to look at the portfolio view(s) or each account, and we’ll take it from the top, so first on the list is Fidelity Roth-A and then we’ll continue down the list one by one.

Ready? Here we go…

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#HYHRD 8/15 sharebuilder update $PMM $BKN $PMX

Hi,

3andme

I’m Pat Rosenheim, a.k.a. the PandA Trader.

#HYHRD #sharebuilder #update

Hey, things change…

…and could change again, up until 5PM on the day orders are created (usually Mondays). I will try to update this post by 4:30PM on that day if I decide to change anything. I usually don’t make late changes, but you never know…

I decided to make these ‘sharebuilder’ investments weekly, usually on Tuesday.

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