This week’s share purchases

Well, just one purchase this week actually.

Addition of more Centamin (DI) (CEY) shares, reinvesting some dividends that have come in from other shares recently.

Previous average buying price was 109p and today’s purchase at 67.5p reduces the overall average buying price to 81.33p

Might look to make a few more purchases today as a dividend from British American Tobacco came in yesterday adding to the dividends from Interior Services Group and Jardine Lloyds Thompson Group which came in on Monday.


A quick look at what’s going ex-dividend this week

As you may know, a new page was added to Amateur Investor recently to bring you details of shares going ex-dividend.

The ex-dividend date is important as it’s the first day a stock trades without the dividend attached. So if you want to receive the latest dividend then you need to buy shares before the ex-diviend date.

A quick look down the list of shares going ex-dividend on Wednesday resulted in the first share purchase this week…

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