Portfolio Update: November 2018

November is behind us, time to check in on my portfolio.

The past month has again been pretty volatile.

However, less concerned about daily or even monthly gyrations, I stuck to my original plan of collecting dividends and buying on weakness.

It’s been a busy November! This month I made several purchases:

I added to my existing positions of AO Smith, Wells Fargo and Huntington Bancshares. 

In addition I bought 50 more shares of AT&T, and started a new position in Microsoft.

Given these new buys, this month’s received dividends and stock price changes - how did my portfolio progress in November?

For reasons of comparison: a year ago, at the end of November 2017my portfolio consisted of 47 positions with a total value of $113,480.  

At the end of November 2018 my portfolio consisted of 58 positions with a total market value of $159,087, a Year-on-Year (YoY) increase of 40%.

This YoY increase is featured in the graph below.

How was your November? Did you add new positions to your portfolio? Leave a comment/reply to share your thoughts!

Author: Tall Investing


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