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2022 Week 09 investing and trading report

Another choppy week for our trading and investing. It is becoming frustrating to see the markets going up one day and down the very next day. Our cash was rising the entire week but our options trades became so expensive to maintain that the entire cash pile is covering the trades now. Yet our net-liq dropped significantly this week.


Here is our investing and trading report:


Account Value: $96,764.63 -$4,883.93 -5.05%
Options trading results
Options Premiums Received: -$1,036.00    
01 January 2022 Options: $8,885.00 +8.36%  
02 February 2022 Options: $10,009.00 +10.34%  
03 March 2022 Options: -$1,036.00 -1.07%  
Options Premiums YTD: $18,751.00 +18.45%  
Dividend income results
Dividends Received: $175.62    
01 January 2022 Dividends: $303.38    
02 February 2022 Dividends: $732.81    
03 March 2022 Dividends: $175.62    
Dividends YTD: $1,211.81    
Portfolio metrics
Portfolio Yield: 5.70%    
Portfolio Dividend Growth: 7.33%    
Ann. Div Income & YOC in 10 yrs: $32,731.40 23.50%  
Ann. Div Income & YOC in 20 yrs: $297,372.94 213.54%  
Ann. Div Income & YOC in 25 yrs: $1,405,619.57 1,009.36%  
Ann. Div Income & YOC in 30 yrs: $10,239,582.15 7,352.95%  
Portfolio Alpha: 12.94%    
Portfolio Weighted Beta: 0.50    
CAGR: 483.62%    
AROC: 14.16%    
TROC: 12.54%    
Our 2022 Goal
2022 Dividend Goal: $4,800.00 25.25% In Progress
2022 Portfolio Value Goal: $151,638.03 63.81% In Progress
6-year Portfolio Value Goal: $175,000.00 55.29% In Progress
10-year Portfolio Value Goal: $1,000,000.00 9.68% In Progress


Dividend Investing and Trading Report

Last week we have received $175.62 in dividends bringing March’s dividend income to $175.62.

Last week, we didn’t buy any dividend growth stocks:

Here you can see our dividend income per stock holding:

Annual Dividend Payout week 09


Growth stocks Investing and Trading Report


Last week we bought the following growth stocks and funds:

  • 5 shares of SNOW @ $222.08


Options Investing and Trading Report

Last week we rolled our strangle trades to keep our account safe. That raised cash and buying power but the trades were mostly debit trades in lieu of credit.

These adjustments lost income of -$1,036.00 bringing March total to -$1,036.00.


We were actively trading our SPX strategy that delivered $430.00 weekly gain.

You can watch all our trades in this spreadsheet. You can watch the spreadsheet and look for a “NEW” indication next to the trading date. When the indicator shows up, it is typically good for up to 3 days to follow that trade.

Expected Future Dividend Income

We have received no dividends last week. Our portfolio currently yields 5.70% at $96,764.63 market value.

Our projected annual dividend income in 10 years is $32,731.40 but that projection is if we do absolutely nothing and let our positions grow on their own without adding new positions or reinvesting the dividends.

We are also set to receive a $5,650.56 annual dividend income ($470.88 monthly income). We are 17.26% of our 10 year goal of $32,731.40 dividend income.

Future Divi on YOC week 09

The chart above shows how our future dividend income is based on the future yield on cost and what dividend income we may expect in the future. The expected dividend growth depends on what stocks we are adding to our portfolio and the stocks’ 3 years average dividend growth rate. It is interesting to see what passive income we may enjoy 10, 20, 25, or 30 years from now.


Market value of our holdings

Our non-adjusted stock holdings market value decreased from $154,563.70 to $138,871.30 last week.

In 2022 we plan on accumulating dividend stocks, monetizing these positions, HFEA strategy, and SPX trading. We plan on raising more of our holdings to 100 shares so we can start selling covered calls. We continued rebalancing our options trades that released buying power significantly. That allowed us to start buying shares of our interest again.

Stock holdings trading week 09

Our goal is to accumulate 100 shares of dividend growth stocks we liked and then start selling covered calls or strangles around those positions. We also planed on reinvesting all dividends back to those holdings.

Investing and trading ROI


Our options trading delivered a -1.07% monthly ROI in March 2022, totaling a 18.46% ROI YTD. We hope that in 2022 we exceed our 45% annual revenue selling options against dividend stocks target!

Our entire account is down -7.53%.

Our options trading averaged $5,952.67 per month this year. If this trend continues, we are on track to make $71,432.00 trading options in 2022. As of today, we have made $17,858.00 trading options.

Old SPX trades repair


This week, we have not adjusted any of the old trades. We adjusted a trade a week ago and it appears to be playout out well. I hope, it will end in our favor and we will be able to get rid of that trade.

We however traded our SPX put credit spread strategy which you will be able to review in my next report. The SPX strategy held well so far, and our signals kept us away from opening new trades.


Market Outlook


The stock market is range-bound in a short sideways range. It however held above the $4,240 support. Unfortunately, it is still in a bearish downward sloping trend and as of today, there is no sign of improvement. The SPX is short-term bearish and I expect more selling to come.


SPX trading 09

The outlook is unchanged from the previous view. The SPX has a long way to go to improve the chart. We need to see a breakout above the trend and above 200-day MA to be bullish again.


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Investing and trading report in charts


Account Net-Liq


TW Account trading Net-Liq week 09


Account Stocks holding

TW Account holdings week 09

Last week, S&P 500 grew 49.65% since we opened our portfolio while our portfolio grew 14.54%. On YTD basis, the S&P 500 fell -15.12% and our portfolio -15.24%. This clearly indicates that our stock holdings trailed the market.

The numbers above apply to our stock holdings only. Our overall account net-liq is up by -7.53% this year thanks to our options strategies that generated enough income to stay up a bit.

Stock holdings Growth YTD

TW Account holdings Growth YTD

Our stock holdings are starting to outperform the market. Hopefully, this trend will stay and we will be doing better than S&P 500 constantly.

Our 10-year goal is to grow this account to $1,000,000.00 value in ten years. We are in year two and we accomplished 9.68% of that goal.

Our 6-year goal is to reach $175,000 account value to be eligible for portfolio margin (PM) and today we accomplished 55.29% of that goal.

Our 2022 year goal is to grow this account to a $151,638.03. and today we accomplished 63.81% of this goal.


Investing and Trading Report – Options Monthly Income

TW Options Trading Income week 09

Investing and Trading Report – Options Annual Income


TW Options Annual Trading Income week 09

Our dividend goal and future dividends


TW Received vs Projected Dividends week 09

We planned to make $4,800.00 in dividend income in 2022. As of today, we received $1,211.81. This is in line with our projected dividend 2022 goal. We also accumulated enough shares to start making $5,650.56 a year.

TW Received vs Future Dividends week 09


Our account cumulative return


The chart below indicates our cumulative adjusted return since we started tracking this metric.

TW cumulative (overall) trading return wk 09

Here is the cumulative return for the year 2022:

TW cumulative (2022) trading return wk 09

Our win ratio overall:

TW trading win ratio (overall) wk 09

Our win ratio for 2022:

TW trading win ratio (2022) wk 09

As of today, our account overall cumulative return is 8.65% (note, data in this section are since March 13, 2021, only as that is the date we started tracking these metrics. Thus the results are skewed a bit and will show full picture next year.) and our 2022 cumulative return is -26.41%.

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