MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q2 IN 2022

Welcome to My 2nd Quarter 2022 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter in dividend income. 1st Quarter 2022 I blew past my goal of $5,666 / month or $17,000 / quarter dividend income and I raised my goal to $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter dividend income.

2nd Quarter 2022 Dividend Income. Goal $6,666.67 / Month or $20,000 / Quarter

2nd Quarter Dividend 2022

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $95.58 and dividend yield 4.51 % (1.28/share $5.13/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $42.35 and dividend yield 8.38 % (.90/share $3.60/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 56 times the past 52 years.

Blackstone Group Overview:

New York, July 21, 2022: Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today reported its second quarter 2022 results.
Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “We delivered exceptional financial results for our shareholders in the second quarter despite a challenging market backdrop. Blackstone’s flagship strategies again outperformed public markets and our investors entrusted us with $88 billion of inflows, which represented the second highest quarter of inflows in our 36-year history. This is a testament to our long-term performance, deep client relationships, and the unmatched scale and breadth of our global investment platform.”
Blackstone issued a full detailed presentation of its second quarter 2022 results, which can be viewed at http://www.blackstone.com.


Blackstone Group Dividend:

Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.27 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on August 1, 2022. This dividend will be paid on August 8, 2022. 2nd Quarter 2022 Blackstone Group paid $1.27/share or $7,700.27 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Altria Group Overview:

RICHMOND, Va. – July 28, 2022 – Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2022 second-quarter and first-half business results and reaffirms its guidance for 2022 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS). “Our tobacco businesses performed well in a challenging macroeconomic environment for the first half of the year,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “The smokeable products segment delivered solid operating companies income growth behind the resilience of Marlboro, and our moist smokeless tobacco
brands continued to drive profitability. We also continued to make progress toward our Vision through the investments we laid out in January, which included supporting the expansion of on!. We are encouraged by on!’s retail momentum and significant share growth since achieving unconstrained capacity last summer.” “We believe this is a pivotal point in the U.S. tobacco industry. The FDA has the opportunity to create a mature, regulated marketplace of smoke-free products that can successfully realize tobacco harm reduction and improve the lives of millions of adult smokers. We share the FDA’s goal to transition adult smokers away from cigarettes, but we continue to believe that harm reduction, not prohibition, is the best path forward.” “Our financial plans for the year remain on track, and we reaffirm our guidance to deliver 2022 full-year adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.79 to $4.93. This range represents an adjusted diluted EPS growth rate of 4% to 7% from a $4.61 base in 2021.”

Altria Group Dividend:

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 19th. Following the Annual Meeting, the Board declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share, payable on July 11, 2022, to shareholders of record as of June 15, 2022. The ex-dividend date is June 14, 2022. Future dividend payments remain subject to the discretion of the Board.

Altria Group has increased its dividend payment by 5.5% over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 13 years. Altria Group has a payout ratio of 70.0% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities research analysts expect Altria Group to earn $5.15 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $3.60 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 69.9%.

Altria has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on May 19, 2022. This dividend will be paid on July 11, 2022. 2nd Quarter 2022 Altria Group paid $0.90/share or $9,473.65 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q1 IN 2022

Welcome to My 1st Quarter 2022 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter in dividend income. 1st Quarter 2022 I blew past my goal of $5,666 / month or $17,000 / quarter dividend income and I raised my goal to $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter dividend income.

1st Quarter 2022 Dividend Income. Goal $6,666.67 / Month or $20,000 / Quarter

1st Quarter Dividend 2022

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $124.18 and dividend yield 3.74 % (1.14/share $4.56/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $56.03 and dividend yield 6.50 % (.90/share $3.60/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 56 times the past 52 years.

Blackstone Group Overview:
New York, April 21, 2022: Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today reported its first quarter 2022 results.
Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “The first quarter represented one of the best in Blackstone’s 36-year history despite an extremely challenging market backdrop. Our flagship strategies delivered significant outperformance for investors while our powerful platform expansion continued with $50 billion of inflows in the quarter. This translated once again to exceptional financial results for our shareholders.”

Blackstone Group Dividend:

Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.32 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on May 2, 2022. This dividend will be paid on May 9, 2022. 1st Quarter 2022 Blackstone Group paid $1.32/share or $8,003.43 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Altria Group Overview:

RICHMOND, Va. – April 28, 2022 – Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2022 first-quarter business results and reaffirms its guidance for 2022 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS). “We are off to a strong start to the year and believe our businesses are on track to deliver against their full-year plans. Our tobacco businesses performed well in a challenging macroeconomic environment and we continued to make progress toward our Vision to responsibly lead the transition of adult smokers to a smoke-free future,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “We reaffirm our guidance to deliver 2022 full-year adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.79 to $4.93. This range represents an adjusted diluted EPS growth rate of 4% to 7% from a $4.61 base in 2021. We continue to expect that adjusted diluted EPS growth will be weighted toward the second half of the year.”

Altria Group Dividend:

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 25th will be given a dividend of 0.90 per share on Friday, April 29th. This represents a $3.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 24th.

Altria Group has increased its dividend payment by 5.5% over the last three years and has increased its dividend every year for the last 13 years. Altria Group has a payout ratio of 70.0% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities research analysts expect Altria Group to earn $5.15 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $3.60 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 69.9%.

Altria has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on March 25, 2022. This dividend will be paid on April 29, 2022. 1st Quarter 2022 Altria Group paid $0.90/share or $9,473.65 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q4 IN 2021

Welcome to My 4th Quarter 2021 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter in dividend income. 4th Quarter 2021 I blew past my goal of $5,666 / month or $17,000 / quarter dividend income and I raised my goal to $6,666.67 / month or $20,000 / quarter dividend income.

4th Quarter 2021 Dividend Income. Goal $6,666.67 / Month or $20,000 / Quarter

4th Quarter 2021 Dividend Income
4th Quarter 2021 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $120.81 and dividend yield 3.57 % (.89/share $3.57/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $50.75 and dividend yield 7.28 % (.90/share $3.60/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 56 times the past 52 years.

Blackstone Group Overview:
New York, January 27, 2022: Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2021 results. Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone’s fourth quarter results represented a remarkable finish to a record-breaking year. Our limited partners entrusted us with $270 billion of inflows in 2021, with assets under management rising 42% to $881 billion – our fastest growth rate in over a decade. Outstanding investment performance and the power of our brand are leading to share gains in multiple customer
channels, driving exceptional earnings momentum for our shareholders.”

Blackstone Group Dividend:

Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.45 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on February 7, 2022. This dividend will be paid on February 14, 2022. 4th Quarter 2021 Blackstone Group paid $1.45/share or $8,791.65 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Altria Group Overview:

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2021 fourth-quarter and full-year business results and provides its 2022 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) guidance.

“Altria delivered outstanding results in 2021 across our businesses, including strong financial performance, progress toward our Vision and advancements in our ESG efforts,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer.

“We returned more than $8.1 billion in cash to shareholders in 2021 through dividends and share repurchases. This total represents the third-largest single-year cash return in Altria’s history and the largest annual return since 2002.”

“Our plans for the year ahead include a continuation of our strategy to balance earnings growth and shareholder returns with investments toward our Vision. We expect to deliver 2022 full-year adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.79 to $4.93, representing a growth rate of 4% to 7% from an adjusted diluted EPS base of $4.61 in 2021.”

Altria Group Dividend:

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share, payable on January 10, 2022 to shareholders of record as of December 23, 2021. The ex-dividend date is December 22, 2021.

The new annualized dividend rate is $3.60 per share, representing a yield of 7.4% based on Altria’s closing stock price of $48.65 on August 25, 2021.

The dividend increase reflects Altria’s intention to return a large amount of cash to shareholders in the form of dividends and is consistent with Altria’s long-term objective of a dividend payout ratio target of approximately 80% of its adjusted diluted earnings per share. This increase marks the 56th dividend increase in the past 52 years. 4th Quarter 2021 Altria Group paid $0.90/share or $9,473.65 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q3 IN 2021

Welcome to My 3rd Quarter 2021 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,666.66 / month or $17,000 / quarter in dividend income. 3rd Quarter 2021 I met my goal of $5,000 / month or $15,000 / quarter dividend income and I raised my goal to $5,666.66 / month or $17,000 / quarter dividend income.

3rd Quarter 2021 Dividend Income. Goal $5,666.66 / Month or $17,000 / Quarter

3rd Quarter 2021 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $133.15 and dividend yield 2.67 % (.89/share $3.56/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $48.17 and dividend yield 7.47 % (.90/share $3.60/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 56 times the past 52 years.

Overview:
New York, October 21, 2021: Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today reported its third quarter 2021 results.
Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Today, Blackstone reported the best results in our 36-year history. Earnings increased dramatically, and all of our key financial and capital metrics reached record or near-record levels. Most importantly, we continue to deliver outstanding investment performance for our limited partners, with the third quarter capping our best twelve-month period for fund appreciation. Looking forward, we have more avenues for growth than ever before, and I believe we are in the early stages of a long-term acceleration of our business.”

Dividend:

Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.09 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on November 1, 2021. This dividend will be paid on November 8, 2021. 3rd Quarter 2021 Blackstone Group paid $1.09/share or $6,608.89 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Overview: RICHMOND, Va., August 26, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) announced that its Board of Directors voted to increase Altria’s regular quarterly dividend by 4.7% to $0.90 per share versus the previous rate of $0.86 per share. The quarterly dividend is payable on October 12, 2021 to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2021. The ex-dividend date is September 14, 2021.

The new annualized dividend rate is $3.60 per share, representing a yield of 7.4% based on Altria’s closing stock price of $48.65 on August 25, 2021.

The dividend increase reflects Altria’s intention to return a large amount of cash to shareholders in the form of dividends and is consistent with Altria’s long-term objective of a dividend payout ratio target of approximately 80% of its adjusted diluted earnings per share. This increase marks the 56th dividend increase in the past 52 years.

Dividend:
Altria Group has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on September 15, 2021. This dividend will be paid on October 12, 2021. 3rd Quarter 2021 Altria Group paid $0.90/share or $9,473.65 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q2 IN 2021

Welcome to My 2nd Quarter 2021 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

2nd Quarter 2021 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $114.36 and dividend yield 2.74 % (.755/share $3.02/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $47.26 and dividend yield 7.23 % (.86/share $3.44/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

 Dividend:

July 22,2021:

Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.70 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on August 2, 2021. This dividend will be paid on August 9, 2021.

2nd Quarter 2021 Blackstone paid $0.70/share or $4,244.24 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone again reported outstanding
results in the second quarter, including our best-ever quarter of fund appreciation. Strong investment performance and our culture of innovation have allowed us to meaningfully broaden the clients we serve, including individual investors and insurance companies, and the types of investments we can make. The result is 21% year-over-year growth in total assets under management to a record $684 billion and continued elevation in the power and quality of Blackstone’s earnings.”

Dividend:
May 21, 2021: Altria Group (MO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.86 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on June 14, 2021. This dividend will be paid on July 9, 2021. 2nd Quarter 2021 Altria Group paid $0.86/share or $9,052.60 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

RICHMOND, Va. – July 29, 2021 – Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2021 secondquarter and first-half business results and narrows its 2021 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS)
guidance. “Altria delivered outstanding results in the second quarter, thanks to the continued strength of our
tobacco businesses and the hard work of our highly talented employees,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief
Executive Officer. “Our teams have continued their commitment to Moving Beyond SmokingTM by deepening their understanding of adult tobacco consumer preferences, expanding the awareness and availability of our smoke-free product portfolio, and amplifying our voice on harm reduction within the scientific and public health communities.” “With our strong financial performance in the first half, we have raised the lower end of our full-year 2021 adjusted diluted EPS guidance range and now expect full-year adjusted diluted EPS to be in the range of $4.56 to $4.62, representing a growth rate of 4.5% to 6% from a $4.36 base in 2020. This updated guidance reflects continued confidence in our tobacco businesses, investments in smoke-free products and the expected impact of the recently announced agreement to sell our Ste. Michelle Wine Estates business.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q1 IN 2021

Welcome to My 1st Quarter 2021 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

1st Quarter 2021 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $82.93 and dividend yield 2.81 % (.6725/share $2.69/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $47.26 and dividend yield 7.23 % (.86/share $3.44/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

 Dividend:

April 22,2021: Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.82 per share to record holders of common stock at the close of business on May 3, 2021. This dividend will be paid on May 10, 2021. 1st Quarter 2021 Blackstone paid $0.82/share or $4,971.83 based on 6,063.205 shares owned.

Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone reported another exceptional quarter. We continue to deliver on our core mission of generating outstanding returns for investors. Our brand is powering robust growth, increasingly in perpetual capital strategies, and driving an important shift toward more recurring earnings. We ended the quarter with record assets under management of $649 billion, up 21% year-over-year.

Dividend:
January 28, 2021: Altria Group (MO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.86 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on November 9, 2020. This dividend will be paid on November 16, 2020. 4th Quarter 2020 Altria Group paid $0.86/share or $9,052.60 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

RICHMOND, Va. – January 28, 2021 – Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2020 fourth quarter and full-year business results, provides guidance for 2021 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) and announces that its Board of Directors (Board) has authorized a new $2 billion share repurchase program. “Altria delivered outstanding results in 2020 and managed through the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our tobacco businesses were resilient and we made steady progress toward our 10-year Vision to responsibly transition adult smokers to a noncombustible future.” “Our plans for the year ahead include accelerating investments in support of our 10-year Vision, which we expect to fund through the continued financial strength of our tobacco businesses. We expect to deliver 2021 full year adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.49 to $4.62, representing a growth rate of 3% to 6% from an adjusted diluted EPS base of $4.36 in 2020.”

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q4 IN 2020

Welcome to My 4th Quarter 2020 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

4th Quarter 2020 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $65.37 and dividend yield 3.46 % (.565/share $2.26/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $42.74 and dividend yield 8.23 % (.86/share $3.44/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

 Dividend: Blackstone (BX) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.96 / share to record holders of class A common stock at the close of business on February 8, 2021. This dividend will be paid on February 16, 2021. 4th quarter Blackstone paid $0.96 / share or $5,820.68 based on 6,063.205 shares owned. Record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on February 8, 2021. This dividend will be paid on February 16, 2021.

January 27, 2021: Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today reported its fourth quarter and full year 2020 results. Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone achieved record results in the fourth quarter. Despite the highly challenged economic backdrop in 2020, we continued to deliver differentiated investment performance for our limited partners, leading to nearly $100 billion of capital inflows – the fourth consecutive year at this level or better. Looking forward, we have an extraordinary range of growth initiatives across every area of the firm, with an increasing focus on perpetual capital. The firm ended 2020 in a position of strength and we have great confidence in the path ahead.”

Dividend:
January 28, 2021:Altria Group (MO) has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.86 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on November 9, 2020. This dividend will be paid on November 16, 2020. 4th Quarter 2020 Altria Group paid $0.86/share or $9,052.60 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

RICHMOND, Va. – January 28, 2021 – Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today reports its 2020 fourth quarter and full-year business results, provides guidance for 2021 full-year adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) and announces that its Board of Directors (Board) has authorized a new $2 billion share repurchase program. “Altria delivered outstanding results in 2020 and managed through the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “Our tobacco businesses were resilient and we made steady progress toward our 10-year Vision to responsibly transition adult smokers to a noncombustible future.” “Our plans for the year ahead include accelerating investments in support of our 10-year Vision, which we expect to fund through the continued financial strength of our tobacco businesses. We expect to deliver 2021 full year adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.49 to $4.62, representing a growth rate of 3% to 6% from an adjusted diluted EPS base of $4.36 in 2020.”

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q3 IN 2020

Welcome to My 3rd Quarter 2020 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

3rd Quarter 2020 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $51.87 and dividend yield 3.59 % (.47/share $1.86/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $37.17 and dividend yield 8.92 % (.86/share $3.44/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

 Dividend:
Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.54 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on November 9, 2020. This dividend will be paid on November 16, 2020. 3rd Quarter 2020 Blackstone Group paid $0.54/share or $3,274.13 based on 6,063.205 shares owned. Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone reported excellent results in the third quarter, characterized by strong investment performance and earnings growth. We are also seeing positive forward momentum in both realizations and deployment. We remain the partner of choice for limited partners globally, who face a challenging investment environment of historically low interest rates. As the pandemic continues to disrupt the global economy and society at large, our people remain unwavering in their dedication to serving our clients.”

Dividend:
Altria Group has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.54 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on November 9, 2020. This dividend will be paid on November 16, 2020. 3rd Quarter 2020 Altria Group paid $0.86/share or $9,052.60 based on 10,526.275 shares owned.

Altria Group, Inc. (Altria) (NYSE: MO) today announces its 2020 third quarter and nine-months business results and narrows its 2020 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) guidance.
“Altria continued to demonstrate its resilience during the third quarter while navigating the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “In the third quarter, our tobacco businesses delivered strong financial performance once again and we continued to make progress against our 10-year Vision.” “Based on our year-to-date results and insight into an additional quarter of ABI earnings contributions, we’re narrowing our full-year 2020 adjusted diluted EPS guidance by raising the lower end of the range. We now expect to deliver adjusted diluted EPS in a range of $4.30 to $4.38, representing a growth rate of 2% to 4% from an adjusted diluted EPS base of $4.21 in 2019.”

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q2 IN 2020

Welcome to My 2nd Quarter 2020 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

2nd Quarter 2020 Dividend Income

My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $53.73 and dividend yield 3.69 % (.49/share $1.97/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $40.27 and dividend yield 8.70 % (.84/share $3.36/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

 Dividend:
Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on August 3, 2020. This dividend will be paid on August 10, 2020.

2nd Quarter 2020 Blackstone Group paid $0.37/share or $2,243.38 based on 6,063.205 shares owned. Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “It was a strong quarter for our firm despite the continued market volatility. Investment performance rebounded sharply, we continued to deploy capital in high conviction sectors and our limited partners entrusted us with another $20 billion of inflows across our expanding platform. We are very well positioned to navigate the road ahead with our long-term committed capital model and an industry-record $156 billion of dry powder.”

Dividend:
Altria Group has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.84 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on June 15, 2020. This dividend will be paid on July 10, 2020.

2nd Quarter 2020 Altria Group paid .84/share or $8,842.07 based on 10,526.275 shares owned. Altria Group Inc. MO today announces its 2020 first-quarter business results, including strong performance from its core tobacco segments and the withdrawal of its full-year 2020 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) guidance and 2020 – 2022 adjusted diluted EPS growth objective due to COVID-19 uncertainty. “The first-quarter brought out the best in Altria’s employees as we navigated the dynamic tobacco environment and the unprecedented effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “We’ve approached these challenges together by focusing on the health and welfare of our employees, maintaining business continuity and supporting our communities.”

“We had an excellent start to the year, growing our first-quarter adjusted diluted EPS by 18.5%, driven by the strength of our smokeable and oral tobacco products segments. Due to the uncertainties related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our diverse business model and economic recovery scenarios, we’re withdrawing our full-year 2020 adjusted diluted EPS guidance and, as a result, we’re also withdrawing our compounded annual adjusted diluted EPS growth objective. We’re continuing to assess the COVID-19 situation and intend to reestablish guidance at the appropriate time.” “Our dividend is important to our investors and it remains a top priority for us. Our objective continues to be a dividend payout ratio target of approximately 80% of adjusted diluted EPS. For 2020, we expect to recommend a quarterly dividend rate to our Board that reflects, among other things, our strong cash generation and the strength of our balance sheet.”

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.

MY DIVIDEND REPORT – Q1 IN 2020

Welcome to My 1st Quarter 2020 Dividend Report. This Report is dedicated to tracking my quarterly dividend income. Many of you already know I love Growth and Income stocks as a great way to beat inflation while companies pay you to wait while they execute there growth plans. My Goal is to average $5,000/month or $15,000/quarter in dividend income.

1st Quarter 2020 Dividend Income

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My dividend income is devised of investments in Altria (MO) in the Tobacco Industry and Blackstone Group (BX) in the Asset Management Industry. Blackstone Group current stock price $52.24 and dividend yield 4.51 % (.61/share $2.44/year) pays a fluctuating dividend based on company results. Altria’s current stock price $39.25 and dividend yield 8.30 % (.84/share $3.36/year) pays a consistent dividend and has raised the dividend 54 times the past 50 years.

1st Quarter 2020 Blackstone Group paid .39/share or $2,364.65 vs .61/share $3,698.56 the 4th Quarter 2019 based on 6,063.205 shares owned. Blackstone Group Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Blackstone’s first-quarter financial results reflect the unprecedented market and global economic conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite the extremely challenging environment, we continued to generate significant cash flow for our shareholders,
distributing over $700 million through dividends and share repurchases in the quarter, and $3.2 billion over the last twelve months. Throughout our firm’s 35-year history, we have weathered many difficult periods – including the global financial crisis – only to emerge stronger than before. Our experience has shown that although asset values may be temporarily marked down, strong assets ultimately recover.”Mr. Schwarzman continued, “We entered this crisis in a position of great strength, having recently completed a two-year fundraising cycle of nearly $250 billion. With ample capital reserves, long-term fund structures, and over $150 billion of dry powder capital – more than anyone in our industry – we are uniquely positioned to invest on behalf of our clients at a time of historic dislocation.”

Dividend:
Blackstone has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.39 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on May 4, 2020. This dividend will be paid on May 11, 2020.

1st Quarter 2020 Altria Group paid .84/share or $8,842.07 based on 10,526.275 shares owned. Altria Group Inc. MO today announces its 2020 first-quarter business results, including strong performance from its core tobacco segments and the withdrawal of its full-year 2020 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) guidance and 2020 – 2022 adjusted diluted EPS growth objective due to COVID-19 uncertainty. “The first-quarter brought out the best in Altria’s employees as we navigated the dynamic tobacco environment and the unprecedented effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Billy Gifford, Altria’s Chief Executive Officer. “We’ve approached these challenges together by focusing on the health and welfare of our employees, maintaining business continuity and supporting our communities.”

“We had an excellent start to the year, growing our first-quarter adjusted diluted EPS by 18.5%, driven by the strength of our smokeable and oral tobacco products segments. Due to the uncertainties related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our diverse business model and economic recovery scenarios, we’re withdrawing our full-year 2020 adjusted diluted EPS guidance and, as a result, we’re also withdrawing our compounded annual adjusted diluted EPS growth objective. We’re continuing to assess the COVID-19 situation and intend to reestablish guidance at the appropriate time.” “Our dividend is important to our investors and it remains a top priority for us. Our objective continues to be a dividend payout ratio target of approximately 80% of adjusted diluted EPS. For 2020, we expect to recommend a quarterly dividend rate to our Board that reflects, among other things, our strong cash generation and the strength of our balance sheet.”

Dividend:
Altria has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.84 per share to record holders of Class A common stock at the close of business on March 25, 2020. This dividend will be paid on April 30, 2020.

This is why Growth and Dividend stocks make good Money Sense. I will see you next quarter and report news and distribution.