December 2015 - Dividend Update

Saturday, January 02, 2016 0 Comments A+ a-

Happy New Year!

It's time for the usual dividend update for the month of December.

The total dividends received in December:  $49.60
Canadian Utilities (CU)$8.85
Corus Entertainment (CJR.B)$9.50
RioCan Real Estate (REI.UN)$11.75
Sun Life Financial (SLF)$19.50

Not exactly a record breaker month that's for sure!

Purchases this month:
  • Canadian Utilities - 20 shares @ 32.05 = $641.00
  • Toronto Dominion Bank - 45 shares @ 53.75 = $2418.30
Total amount of new purchases this month: $3059.30

Portfolio Update

The total portfolio at the end of December is now at: $29,788.42

As of today:

I have received a total of $651.18 in dividends this year. The portfolio will generate about $1285/year which is around $107.14 on average per month tax-free income. 

In the previous year, my dividends for the whole year were a whoppin' $7.27.  Progress has been made in 2015. Here's to an even better 2016 - for everyone!