Latest Addition to Stock Portfolio: Bought 1 Barrick Gold share at $16.93


On July 27, 2023, I bought 1 share of Barrick Gold (NYSE: GOLD) stock, paying $16.93 per share for our long-term dividend stock portfolio Barrick Gold Corporation is a mining company that produces gold and copper with 16 operating sites in 13 countries. It is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We are now holding 1 share of GOLD in our stock portfolio.  With its yearly dividend of 0.34 cents per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 2% and will pay us an additional $0.34…

Newest additions to Stock Portfolio: 1 MO at $44.22, 1 BTI at $32.75 and 30 TLRY at $1.64


On June 15, 2023, I bought 1 share of British American Tobacco (NYSE: BTI) paying $32.75, 1 share of Altria Group (NYSE:MO) stock, paying $44.22, and 30 shares of Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) paying $1.64 per share for our Dividend Stock Portfolio We are now holding 1 share of BTI, 1 share of MO, and 130 shares of TLRY in our stock portfolio Using dollar-cost averaging our average cost per share: BTI: $32.75 MO: $44.22 TLRY: $3.87 Both MO and BTI will contribute about $5.5 in dividend income per…

Bank Stocks and Gold are down today


My portfolio dropped by some 10% today - as I'm heavily invested in Dutch ING bank stock and Barrick Gold, I find it a bit scary, not to say more. It seems I'm going to get assigned ING 9.34 PUT tomorrow and might get assigned GOLD: NYSE 17 put next week. Additionally holding a few call options, but with a price under the water, it will be hard to find decent options premiums. Inflation and bank stock earnings are to blame. With inflation running higher than expected at 9.1% in June, we are…