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Feb
23
The Dividend Note - buybacks vs dividends + MONY, WIL (23/02/24)

The Dividend Note - buybacks vs dividends + MONY, WIL (23/02/24)

I review the latest results from FTSE 250 stock Moneysupermarket.com Group and small-cap Wilmington - and also consider the issue of buybacks and the case for a resurgence in dividend investing.
11 min read
Feb
18
After falling 30%, are Diageo shares too cheap to ignore?

After falling 30%, are Diageo shares too cheap to ignore?

FTSE 100 Diageo (LON:DGE) warned on profits in November and is going through a slow patch. Is this an opportunity to add this quality compounder to my dividend portfolio?
13 min read
Feb
16
The Dividend Note - defensive quality - CCH, REL (16/02/24)

The Dividend Note - defensive quality - CCH, REL (16/02/24)

I take a look at full-year results from FTSE 100 dividend stocks Coca Cola HBC and Relx. Both of these are possible contenders for my portfolio, at the right price.
8 min read
Feb
09
The Dividend Note - good operators? AZN, RECI, RSW (09/02/24)

The Dividend Note - good operators? AZN, RECI, RSW (09/02/24)

I drill down into this week's results from AstraZeneca, Renishaw and specialist lender Real Estate Credit Investments.
13 min read
Feb
07
Investor's Round Table: SUP, HAT, BOOT, AIEA + analysing company accounts

Investor's Round Table: SUP, HAT, BOOT, AIEA + analysing company accounts

Graham Neary, Mark Simpson and I talk vaping and UK shares, and discuss how we analyse company accounts.
1 min read
Feb
04
Jan '24 dividend portfolio update: (mostly) good news

Jan '24 dividend portfolio update: (mostly) good news

Eight of the companies in my dividend portfolio issued updates in January. I review all of these, plus a ninth company that's causing concern.
24 min read
Feb
02
The Dividend Note - decades of dividends - GSK, NWF, WYN, JHD (02/02/24)

The Dividend Note - decades of dividends - GSK, NWF, WYN, JHD (02/02/24)

I take a look at the latest updates from four companies with at least 20 years of consecutive dividend payouts - GSK, NWF, Wynnstay and James Halstead.
14 min read
Jan
26
The Dividend Note - quality small-cap dividends? BOOT, FNX, PGH (26/01/24)

The Dividend Note - quality small-cap dividends? BOOT, FNX, PGH (26/01/24)

Hunting for good dividend shares among small caps. I review this week's updates from Henry Boot, Fonix Mobile and Personal Group.
12 min read
Jan
19
The Dividend Note - what price for quality? EXPN, SPT, DPLM, AJB, IHP, CWK  (19/01/24)

The Dividend Note - what price for quality? EXPN, SPT, DPLM, AJB, IHP, CWK (19/01/24)

I review this week's updates from Experian, Spirent Communications, Diploma, AJ Bell, IntegraFin and Cranswick.
11 min read
Jan
13
The Dividend Note - three market leaders - GAW, TSCO, SVS (13/01/24)

The Dividend Note - three market leaders - GAW, TSCO, SVS (13/01/24)

I review last week's updates from Tesco, Savills and Games Workshop, and outline plans for a new publishing schedule in 2024.
11 min read