DGI Adventure – 02-13-2016 Market Musings – Am I Really That Bad at This?

I fancy myself as a patient, well reasoned investor. I’m not too shaken by short-term gyrations in the market. I like to think that I “get it”. But right now there’s a lot of red…in all of my accounts. I’m not feeling particularly confident at the moment. I’m pretty depressed actually about the whole investing… Read More DGI Adventure – 02-13-2016 Market Musings – Am I Really That Bad at This?

DGI Adventure – 01-21-2016 Limit Order Executed + Investment Thesis – Apple Inc (AAPL) – $94.50/share

So my wife bought some Apple shares yesterday (1/20/16). I didn’t get a chance to write about it at the time though, so here we are. Once again my wife’s ability to set a seemingly perfect limit order price is on display. I’m thinking she should just decide all the limits at this point. I… Read More DGI Adventure – 01-21-2016 Limit Order Executed + Investment Thesis – Apple Inc (AAPL) – $94.50/share

DGI Adventure – 12-21-2015 CORRECTION – “Growing Contenders” Watch List

Whoops! Last weekend I ran the dividend contenders list through a set of quantitative filters, and after it was all said and done 13 stocks piqued my interest. Well I screwed up the formula in the cell that calculated the dividend cushion ratio. I accidentally inverted the numerator and denominator in the final ratio calculation,… Read More DGI Adventure – 12-21-2015 CORRECTION – “Growing Contenders” Watch List

DGI Adventure – 12-13-2015 “Growing Contenders” Quantitative Watch List

Since I published the last watch list, I decided to pull the trigger on CMI, and am already contemplating if I need to buy more to average down. I also put in a limit order for VLO which came awfully close to executing in Friday’s trading session. Here’s hoping it triggers next week. My wife… Read More DGI Adventure – 12-13-2015 “Growing Contenders” Quantitative Watch List