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JC

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Name:
Passive Income Pursuit
Category:
Investing
Tags:
Money, Early Retirement
Start Year:
2011

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Houston, Texas, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
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DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
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Engineer
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Latest Blog Posts

Ross Stores (ROST) Dividend Stock Analysis 2019I initiated a position in Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) in mid-2015 and have been a very happy owner with shares delivering nearly 20% annualized rates of return.  Now that I have a little bit of capital freed up at closing some positions at the end of last year, I'm ready to be on the lookout for investment opportunitiesFinding the right company is the first ...
Posted: Jan 16 2019 @ 9:00 AM
December 2018 Net Worth UpdateWhile cash flow is more important when it comes to financial independence, it's still good to look at the balance sheet too, which is why I provide these net worth updates.  Since more and more of my net worth is tied to the markets, there's a larger correlation between my net worth and the markets, but in the long run as I continue to save and ...
Posted: Jan 14 2019 @ 9:00 AM
December 2018 Net Worth UpdateWhile cash flow is more important when it comes to financial independence, it's still good to look at the balance sheet too, which is why I provide these net worth updates.  Since more and more of my net worth is tied to the markets, there's a larger correlation between my net worth and the markets, but in the long run as I continue to save and ...
Posted: Jan 14 2019 @ 9:00 AM
In mid to late December I closed out 4 positions.  The fact was I owned too many companies and (1) couldn't follow them as closely as I'd like and (2) many positions were too small to "care" about.  I had a few more potential positions to cut for either tax loss harvesting, performance or position sizing and decided to sell about 40% of one of my holdings right before the ...
Posted: Jan 11 2019 @ 9:00 AM
In mid to late December I closed out 4 positions.  The fact was I owned too many companies and (1) couldn't follow them as closely as I'd like and (2) many positions were too small to "care" about.  I had a few more potential positions to cut for either tax loss harvesting, performance or position sizing and decided to sell about 40% of one of my holdings right before the ...
Posted: Jan 11 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Dividend Update - December 2018It's the end of one month and the beginning of another so it's time for my favorite update: my dividend update.  These dividend updates reflect all dividends that I receive through my investing pursuits. I hope they can help inspire you to take control of your own finances and invest to build a passive income stream. What you use that stream for is up to ...
Posted: Jan 07 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Dividend Update - December 2018It's the end of one month and the beginning of another so it's time for my favorite update: my dividend update.  These dividend updates reflect all dividends that I receive through my investing pursuits. I hope they can help inspire you to take control of your own finances and invest to build a passive income stream. What you use that stream for is up to ...
Posted: Jan 07 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Mastercard (MA) Dividend Stock Analysis 2018Mastercard (MA) has been one of the best investments since its IPO in 2006.  If you purchased shares at the IPO for a split-adjusted $4.60 per share, the investment would have grown over 4,000% or 34%+ per year.  Mastercard the "stock" has performed wonderfully and as you'll see below Mastercard the "business" has been excellent as well.Mastercard's share price has declined nearly 17% from its ...
Posted: Jan 02 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Mastercard (MA) Dividend Stock Analysis 2018Mastercard (MA) has been one of the best investments since its IPO in 2006.  If you purchased shares at the IPO for a split-adjusted $4.60 per share, the investment would have grown over 4,000% or 34%+ per year.  Mastercard the "stock" has performed wonderfully and as you'll see below Mastercard the "business" has been excellent as well.Mastercard's share price has declined nearly 17% from its ...
Posted: Jan 02 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Whenever I purchase a stake in a company my plan going in is always to hold for the long term.  Essentially I want to treat my positions as if I owned the whole business and avoid the temptation to trade in and out of positions depending on Mr. Market's moods.However, sometimes it seems right to make some sales.  My decision to make these sales were partially for tax loss harvesting, ...
Posted: Dec 31 2018 @ 9:00 AM

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