DIVIDEND MACHINE MODEL PORTFOLIOS

In 2011 I embarked on an experiment the purpose of which was to measure how well my dividend stock picking strategy performed.  Each year I created a portfolio of dividend stocks I call Dividend Machines using my specific set of stock pricking criteria. 

The table below summarizes these portfolios:        Click on the links to view each year's portfolio's holdings.

2011-2018 
Portfolio Results Update
3/29/2019
Basis Value Yield % Gain
2018 $85,173 $86,254 5.05% 1.27%
2017 $101,248 $108,601 3.86% 7.26%
2016 $64,439 $71464* na 10.90%
2015 $108,226 $131,571 4.11% 21.57%
2014 $82,168 $107,105 3.02% 30.35%
2013 $100,810 $158,260 4.98% 56.99%
2012 $211,460 $423,644 2.74% 100.34%
2011 $207,336 $454,552 2.83% 119.23%
Sum  $875,687 $1,383,734
* 2016 Portfolio was liquidated 2/17/2017
Data Source:  Market XLS


       2018 Holdings and Results

       2017  Holdings and Results


       2016 - see Call Options Portfolios  

       2015  Holdings and Results

       2014  Holdings and Results

       2013 Holdings and Results

       2012 Holdings and Results

       2011 Holdings and Results  

M* MoneyMadam