My Portfolios Are Up 12% This Year!
From Dividend Yield - Stock, Capital, Investment
December 25, 2012 - 11:04am
So we are
going to year-end and I like to review my portfolio performance year-to-date. Before
I talk about my own performance I like to show you the performance of the Dow
Jones index which is 7.54% up year-to-date. The S&P 500 gained 13.43% and the
NASDAQ is finally up 15.64%.
2012 was in
total a good year for stock market investors. It was also a very good year for
dividend stock buyer and dividend growth stock investors. Since the peak of the
financial crisis and the aftereffects from the Lehman bankruptcy, the stock
market turned in March 2009 and demonstrated a strong recovery.
2008 and March 2009 I put all my available for trading money into the stock
market and lend me additional cash from my brokers. Yes I bought shares on margin
and as you see, my idea paid-off.
2009 the Dow Jones is up 78.37%, the S&P 500 increased by 85.26% and N...Continue reading this article »