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  • CEF Weekly Review: Nuveen Short Duration Credit Opportunities
    Joe Eqcome AVK, GRF, JSD Dec. 30, 2012, 4:00 AM
  • Ellsworth Fund: A Convertible Bond Fund At A Discount
    Robert Lewis ECF Dec. 27, 2012, 5:54 AM
  • Eric Sprott: I Think We Are In For A Shortage Of Physical Gold
    Patrick MontesDeOca PSLV, PHYS Dec. 24, 2012, 3:30 PM
  • Emerging Markets Bonds Merging Toward Trouble
    Jon Springer ELD, EMB, EMLC Dec. 20, 2012, 10:50 AM
  • The Selling In PIMCO's High Income Fund Continues
    Brendan O'Boyle PHK Dec. 16, 2012, 3:52 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Advent Claymore Convertible
    Joe Eqcome IHD, RFI, AVK Dec. 16, 2012, 12:08 AM
  • 5 Conservative Bond CEFs For The Long Run
    CorvetteKid ICB, IGI, MCR Dec. 12, 2012, 10:34 AM
  • Putnam Premier Income: Good Opportunity To Reload
    George Spritzer, CFA PPT Dec. 10, 2012, 2:01 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: ING Emerging Markets High Dividend
    Joe Eqcome CAF, PSF, IHD Dec. 8, 2012, 5:39 PM
  • Fund Friday: Income From Developing Asia
    Emerging Money FAX Dec. 7, 2012, 1:10 PM
  • Will Closed-End Muni Investors See Dividend Cuts Or Raises In 2013?
    John Cole Scott MUA, NEV, MYI Dec. 3, 2012, 2:03 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Cohen & Steers Preferred
    Joe Eqcome CLM, GF, UUP Dec. 2, 2012, 12:44 AM
  • Using CEFs To Diversity Currency Exposure
    Alan Young BWG, FAX, GIM Nov. 27, 2012, 10:10 AM
  • Don't Fret Over The Shrinking PSLV Premium
    Tim Iacono SLV, PSLV Nov. 20, 2012, 11:46 AM
  • Income CEFs Get Taken To The Woodshed: Overreaction Or More Pain Ahead?
    Jason Merriam FAX, SGL, FCT Nov. 16, 2012, 3:18 PM
  • First Trust High Income Long/Short CEF Is On Sale
    George Spritzer, CFA FSD Nov. 15, 2012, 2:17 AM
  • ARK Calling Bond Investors Seeking High Yields
    DC Capital ARK Nov. 12, 2012, 9:23 AM
  • Yield Trap: The PIMCO High Income Fund Is Too Good To Be True
    Chris Sandys PHK Oct. 23, 2012, 8:20 PM
  • The Not So Obvious Reason Why PIMCO CEFs Trade At A Premium
    Bengal PCN, PHK, PTY Oct. 18, 2012, 9:05 AM
  • Bill Gross Is Buying PIMCO Closed-End Funds Again - Should You?
    George Spritzer, CFA PCN, PDI, PFN Oct. 15, 2012, 7:45 AM
  • The Carnage In Pimco's High Income Closed-End Fund
    SL Advisors PHK Oct. 10, 2012, 4:28 PM
  • Leveraged Loan Update
    Andrew Boral EFR, JFR, JRO Oct. 8, 2012, 2:45 PM
  • Avoid High Yield 'Premium' Risk With These 2 CEFs
    Jason Merriam SBW, FCT Sep. 9, 2012, 7:50 AM
  • What Is China's Real Growth Rate?
    Katchum PSLV, PHYS Aug. 29, 2012, 6:01 PM
  • Mid-Year Review Of The Muni Bond CEF Landscape
    George Spritzer, CFA IQN Jul. 27, 2012, 5:45 PM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown - Update
    Rubicon Associates HPF, JPS, FFC Jul. 6, 2012, 1:32 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: IDE Goes Ex-Dividend Monday
    Joe Eqcome HQL, PCEF, MFM Jul. 1, 2012, 3:23 AM
  • 2 CEF Yield 'Baskets' To Boost Income Streams
    Jason Merriam SBW, FIF Jun. 21, 2012, 4:53 PM
  • Does It Really Pay To Invest In High-Yield, Closed-End Funds?
    Tim Plaehn AWF, GNT, HIX Jun. 21, 2012, 10:54 AM
  • Junk Bond Funds Offer The Most Attractive Yield For Investors: A Look At The Western Asset High Income Fund II
    Avi Morris HIX, HYG, LQD Jun. 19, 2012, 9:31 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Land Of Confusion
    Joe Eqcome KF, CEF, PCEF Jun. 3, 2012, 6:39 AM
  • LMP Corporate Loan CEF Is On Sale
    George Spritzer, CFA TLI Jun. 1, 2012, 2:28 AM
  • Hancock Preferred Income Fund: It's All Good
    Rubicon Associates FFC, HPF, JPS May 21, 2012, 12:05 AM
  • Marc Faber: Crash Of 1987 Revisited
    Katchum ABX, GLD, PHYS May 14, 2012, 4:33 PM
  • 3 Preferred Income Closed-End Funds That Should Benefit From Financial Reform
    George Spritzer, CFA FLC, JPS, PSF May 4, 2012, 12:39 AM
  • Another Closed-End Fund IPO Bites The Dust
    George Spritzer, CFA MMT, VGI Apr. 30, 2012, 5:01 AM
  • Sourcing PIMCO High Income Fund's Distributions
    Joe Eqcome CFP, PHK Apr. 19, 2012, 3:43 PM
  • Capacity Utilization Update And Why It's Good For Gold And Silver
    Katchum PHYS, PSLV Apr. 18, 2012, 8:05 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: MFS Investment Grade Muni Focus
    Joe Eqcome BLJ, CEF, PCEF Apr. 16, 2012, 1:29 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On Nuveen NJ Premium Income Muni Fund
    Joe Eqcome IIM, RNJ, PCEF Apr. 8, 2012, 8:28 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Final: The Shootout - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates FFC, HPF, JPS Apr. 5, 2012, 2:07 AM
  • Putnam Premiere Income: A Global Bond CEF That Would Benefit From Higher Interest Rates
    George Spritzer, CFA PPT Apr. 3, 2012, 12:24 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On PIMCO High Income Fund
    Joe Eqcome CH, DNP, JFR Apr. 1, 2012, 10:45 AM
  • A Great Way To Beat Bond Yields
    Alberto Quintana JNJ, SPY, ACG Mar. 26, 2012, 2:16 PM
  • Investors Ignore Distribution Declines In Fixed-Income Closed End Funds
    Joe Eqcome JFR, PHK, VVR Mar. 26, 2012, 7:53 AM
  • Nuveen's 3 Funds For Foreign Currency Speculation
    Robert Lewis GCF, JGH Mar. 25, 2012, 5:28 PM
  • How To Play For A Short Term Bounce In Muni Bond CEF Prices
    George Spritzer, CFA DSM, NUV Mar. 20, 2012, 8:47 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Part 3: John Hancock Advisors - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates HPF, HPI, HPS Mar. 19, 2012, 5:45 AM
  • Closed-End Income Funds: How To Benefit From Rising Treasury Yields
    Jason Merriam BFZ, EMD, MSD Mar. 19, 2012, 4:08 AM
  • 'Heads Up' Closed End Fund Muni Investors
    Joe Eqcome ENX, EIV Mar. 14, 2012, 8:25 AM
  • Loan-Based Closed-End Funds: Current Income And Inflation Protection
    Rubicon Associates EFT, FRA, PHD Mar. 13, 2012, 11:58 AM
  • A Global Bond Closed End Fund To Consider And One To Avoid
    George Spritzer, CFA FCO, MMT Mar. 13, 2012, 11:43 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: ETF Dividend Aristocrats
    Joe Eqcome DSU, NUW, PCEF Mar. 10, 2012, 7:32 PM
  • Invesco VK Advantage Municipal Income Trust II: Muni Bond CEF With High Yield And Low Cost Leverage
    George Spritzer, CFA VKI Mar. 8, 2012, 9:04 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On BlackRock Diversified Income Strategies Fund
    Joe Eqcome DVF, JLS, PCEF Mar. 4, 2012, 11:42 AM
  • 2 High Yield Closed-End Funds To Consider And 2 To Avoid
    George Spritzer, CFA ARK, PCF, PHK Feb. 28, 2012, 10:45 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown Part 2: Spectrum Asset Management - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates JPS Feb. 27, 2012, 9:31 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On BlackRock Diversified Fund
    Joe Eqcome CH, FPT, DVF Feb. 26, 2012, 6:16 AM
  • Preferred CEF Showdown, Part 1: Flaherty & Crumrine - My Top Pick
    Rubicon Associates PFO, FFC, FLC Feb. 21, 2012, 9:09 AM
  • PFO: A High-Yielding Preferred CEF
    Rubicon Associates PFO Feb. 16, 2012, 3:33 PM
  • Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Domestic Debt Fund Looks Attractive Here
    George Spritzer, CFA EDD, EMB, LEMB Feb. 16, 2012, 12:53 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Focus On Western Asset Investment Grade Defined Opportunity Trust
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, JFR, IGI Feb. 12, 2012, 9:23 AM
  • CEF Weekly: Nuveen Floating Rate Income Fund In Focus
    Joe Eqcome HTY, IIM, LCM Feb. 5, 2012, 6:04 AM
  • The Silver Singularity Is Near
    Mike Scully SLV, PSLV Jan. 27, 2012, 9:37 PM
  • What's In A Name? The PIMCO Premium And Illusory Returns In PHK
    Ploutos PHK, AGG, BAB Jan. 23, 2012, 9:54 AM
  • Levered Municipal Closed End Funds: A Cautionary Tale
    Income Samurai VGM, PML, MYD Jan. 18, 2012, 6:39 AM
  • Leveraged Loan Investments: CEF And ETF Possibilities, Part II
    Andrew Boral AFT, TLI, BGT Jan. 12, 2012, 5:53 PM
  • 4 Attractive Senior Loan Closed-End Funds For 2012
    George Spritzer, CFA VVR, PPR, VTA Jan. 12, 2012, 10:23 AM
  • First Trust Strategic High Income II: Ample Time To Sit And Wait
    Robert Lewis FHY Jan. 12, 2012, 4:38 AM
  • Bancroft Fund: A Decent Closed End Convertible Bond Fund
    Robert Lewis BCV, EMC, INTC Jan. 11, 2012, 4:08 PM
  • PIMCO CEFs Maintain Higher Premiums
    George Spritzer, CFA PGP, PHK, RCS Jan. 9, 2012, 3:25 PM
  • 5 Taxable Mortgage Closed-End Funds With High Dividend Yield Enhancement
    George Spritzer, CFA JMT, CSP, BSP Jan. 6, 2012, 1:15 PM
  • 59 High-Yielding Equities With Monthly Distributions, Part VI: 6% To 6.5% Yields
    Epsilon BNY, EVP, OIC Jan. 4, 2012, 2:29 PM
  • The 'Personality Premium' Of Bill Gross: Wells Fargo Vs. Pimco Funds
    Walter Kurtz EAD, PHK Dec. 28, 2011, 12:02 PM
  • Ellsworth Fund: Closed-End Convertible Bond Fund Worth Purchasing At A Discount
    Robert Lewis ECF Dec. 18, 2011, 10:58 AM