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Old 11-04-2019, 11:03 PM
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Just found this thread mucken' around the forums. Some good advice buried in here!
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Old 11-05-2019, 07:53 PM
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We hope it helps you out.
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Old 11-09-2019, 12:31 PM
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So I figured I Would keep the fun up in this thread.

Not sure if its a Investing 102 level topic, but my employer just rolled out an ESPP (employee stock)

its pretty good, you get a 15% discount on a three month lookback

So I am going to start buying the max and immediately selling, I was looking into it and to get a tax advantaged sell I have to hold it for 2 years...

so I have decided to sell it and add it to my portfolio

In addition to that, I am targeting to retire early in the next 10-15 years

10 might be tight with the 4% rule, but 15 is 100% doable

I am thinking try to partially retire in the next 10 and still work part time

That being said I just bought some MSM and KMI right before the exdiv date
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Old 01-08-2020, 09:36 AM
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Did a bit of year end calculating yesterday. Our retirement portfolio is 42% invested in growth dividend stocks and the rest is in cash and we still managed 11.9% return for 2019.

I'm perfectly happy with that. I imagine those that were more fully invested did much better.

Happy New Year everyone.
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My IRA is mostly invested in stocks.... up 23% in 2019. Decent.

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Same. My professionally managed portfolios did very well in 19. My brokerage account that I manage, not so much, lol. I'm still too invested in oil in that account to have any big changes currently. I'm still loving the dividends though so I'm just let it continue to sit.

Hope 19 was good for everyone else, too. Here's to a great 20, as well.
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