• First Hawaiian Has Budding Dividend Stock Potential

    I am excited to resume single ticker stock coverage, starting with First Hawaiian (FHB). Admittedly this is a bit of a left field candidate, but any fellow golf fans and PGA Tour followers may get the reason why I’m starting here – this time of the year seeing the players tee it up in back-to […]

  • Relaunching The Blog With Buffett’s Punch Card

    After receiving some nice messages from old readers throughout 2022, getting back to posting here made it onto my list of New Year’s resolutions! So, where to start? There’s no shortage of things to write about, but one of the most common requests I’ve had is to repost my contenders for Warren Buffett’s hypothetical stock […]

  • Grace Groner: Abbott Labs Millionaire

    Truth be told, I thought I had covered Grace Groner on the site already. She fits the dividend millionaire profile to a tee, and hers is one of the better known stories out there. I imagine many of the site’s readers have already come across at least one version of it already. That said, it […]

  • The Actual Dividend Millionaires Of America

    I had a discussion recently about the profiles of the folks who go on to become secret dividend millionaires. Regular readers know this all from memory by now, but typically these people remain unmarried, childless, display ultra-frugality and extreme longevity. In short, the kind of lifestyle that not many people actually have in the real […]

  • The Amazing Story Of The Voya Corporate Leaders Trust Fund

    Occasionally I get asked why I don’t write about indexing on The Compound Investor. It’s a good question, and I may do going forward. I mean, two of the most popular assets in 401(k) retirement plans are the Fidelity 500 Index Fund (FXAIX) and the Vanguard 500 Index Fund (VFIAX). There are tens of thousands […]