Why Dividends ?Keep my CEOs on their toes

Best proof of returns

Income sustainability

Year 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Cumulative Dividends $2,494 $6,074 $9,365 $12,711 $20,109
Dividends $2,494 $3,580 $3,291 $3,347 $7,398
Year 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Cumulative Dividends $31,096 $44,284 $56,880 $85,821 $92,889
Dividends $10,987 $13,188 $12,597 $28,940 $7,068

Q1 2014 has been slow due to divestment of some Reits counters. Of course is still in the earlier part of the year. Building portfolio back up with strong cash companies. I will have to catch up to beat 2013 dividends but not going to lose an arm or leg for it…