This week’s Sharebuilder purchase is another small step along the path towards Financial Independence. I decided to split my automatic purchase among three companies in different sectors this week, and I will be adding to an ETF position at Vanguard.
After last week’s purchase in the Energy sector, the Utilities sector is the lowest weighted sector in my dividend stock Portfolio this week. The last purchase I made in this sector was buying LNT in September.
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The US markets are closed on Monday due to Labor Day, so I had to set Sharebuilder yesterday on Friday to meet the automatic trade timing. This week, Utilities is the lowest weighted sector in my dividend stock Portfolio. The last purchase I made in his sector was back in June when I purchased LNT.
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This is my third stock purchase of the month and I’m looking at utility dividend stocks as the Utilities sector has the lowest weight in my dividend stock Portfolio. I’ll be buying the stocks as an automatic trade through Sharebuilder. Due to how their automatic trades work, the actual purchase will be made Tuesday and I have until 5pm on Monday to select the stocks. But since I’ll be working, I typically make the decision over the weekend based on Friday’s close, then fire and forget. I’m not investing huge amounts in any one stock so I’m not too concerned about price changes on Monday.
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