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September 2016 Dividends

Hello people,

I am happy to report my highest dividend month to date! It was a joy to tally up the numbers for September. Take a look below:

Taxable Accounts
Cummins (CMI) - $8.20
Compass Minerals (CMP) - $1.39
Emerson (EMR) - $3.80
Flowers Foods (FLO) - $12.48
Intel (INTC) - $2.86
Prospect Capital - $19.12
Qualcomm (QCOM) - $22.96
Target (TGT) - $1.80
Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ) - $3.63
Vanguard High Yield Dividend ETF (VYM) - $6.30
Walmart (WMT) - $1.50

Taxable Account Total: $84.04

Roth IRA Account
Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG) - $0.75
Vanguard High Yield Dividend ETF (VYM) - $16.91

Roth IRA Account Total: $17.66

Overall Total Dividend Income for September 2016: $101.70

Forward 12-month Projected Dividend Income: $1,226.88

My Thoughts:
I'm beginning to really like these months: March, June, September, and December. These tend to be the spikes in dividend income, as most of my holdings have payouts in these months. Consequently, the low points in dividend income tend to happen in the months: J…