Here’s a catch-up of my November 2018 Income Fund update, following on from last month’s October update. Click on for the details…
Last Tuesday I made my second Sharebuilder automatic purchase in April and I added to existing positions in the Consumer Defensive sector. I’m still a little behind schedule in writing about my purchases, but I’m gradually catching up.
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For my automatic Sharebuilder purchase this week I added to 2 positions in Consumer Defensive stocks. Here’s a summary of the 5 stocks in my portfolio plus 2 additional companies on my watch list.
This is the last of my 4 weekly stock purchases in January and I decided to split my automatic purchase among two companies this time.
This is my last purchase in October and this week it’s the turn of the Consumer Defensive sector to be the lowest weight in my Portfolio. I tend to buy from the lowest valued sector as it suggests relatively cheaper shares but until I’ve built up bigger positions, the weighting is primarily influenced by purchases. But at any rate it’s a good excuse to cycle through some stocks to see what’s what. My last purchase was back in July when I bought PG which means the sector has been doing well compared to others such as Energy which were lowest twice during that same period.
I’ll be taking another step towards Independence on Tuesday as I look to add to my portfolio with Consumer Defensive dividend stocks. This sector has the lowest weight in my dividend stock Portfolio and the sector contains some great dividend paying companies so I’m onboard to go shopping.
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