Portfolio seven is 4 1/2 years old. The beneficiary contributed $2500 and the trustee $5000 for a total of $7500. The current value is $10,955 for a gain of $3455 or 46% which is 12.9% / year when adjusted for the timing of cash flows. You can see the detail here or at the link on the page.
During 2019 we did not have any sales for tax purposes, but we did have about $107 in dividends.
Right now the portfolio is doing well. There are 2 stocks to keep an eye on:
- Baozun (BZUN) – Chinese e-commerce company seems well run but has been hit by Chinese events
- General Motors (GM) – world wide iconic car maker has a good dividend but has been hit by recent events in China. They have also been making pre-emptive efforts to cut costs