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  • Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund: Sell This CEF As It Jumps To Massive Premium
    Jordan Flannery CUBA Wed, Dec. 24, 9:41 AM
  • Benchmarking The Performance Of MLP CEFs: Is Active Management Worth It?
    Stanford Chemist AMLP, CEM, FEI Mon, Dec. 22, 6:27 PM
  • Buying Gold Beneath Spot
    Chris DeMuth Jr. GLD, UGL, GTU Mon, Dec. 22, 3:00 PM
  • Is It Time To Buy Floating Rate Loans CEFs?
    John Dowdee EFR, JFR, JQC Sun, Dec. 21, 11:17 AM
  • In Search Of Income: High-Yield Bond CEFs (Part II)
    Convergence Investments AIF, AWF, BGH Fri, Dec. 19, 2:01 PM
  • PIMCO High Income Fund: Sell This Overpriced CEF Before It's Too Late
    Reuben Gregg Brewer PHK Thu, Dec. 18, 9:44 AM
  • Pimco Corporate & Income Opportunity Fund Should Perform Well In 2015
    McPiro PTY Wed, Dec. 17, 5:36 AM
  • In Search Of Income: High-Yield Bond CEFs (Part I)
    Convergence Investments AIF, AWF, BGH Tue, Dec. 16, 11:20 PM
  • Return Of Capital And Managed Distributions: Bad Or Misunderstood?
    Reuben Gregg Brewer WRE, XOM, BDJ Tue, Dec. 16, 8:33 PM
  • In Search Of Income: Preferred CEFs (Part II)
    Convergence Investments DFP, FPF, HPF Sun, Dec. 14, 6:27 PM
  • In Search Of Income: Preferred CEFs (Part I)
    Convergence Investments DFP, FPF, HPF Sat, Dec. 13, 3:24 AM
  • BlackRock Health Sciences Trust: A CEF I 'Love' That Should Be On Your Watch List
    Reuben Gregg Brewer BME Fri, Dec. 12, 10:29 AM
  • Gabelli Dividend & Income Trust: 10% Yield With A Value Focus
    Reuben Gregg Brewer GDV Wed, Dec. 10, 8:15 AM
  • Lipper Closed-End Funds Summary: November 2014
    Lipper Insight at Thomson Reuters Tue, Dec. 9, 5:06 PM
  • For Yield's Sake, Buy More Western Asset Global High Income Fund Shares
    Betalyst EHI Tue, Dec. 9, 4:45 AM
  • Closed-End Funds Are Better For Income Investors Than Open-End Funds
    Reuben Gregg Brewer ADX, BME, ETW Mon, Dec. 8, 10:33 AM
  • Advent Claymore Convertible Securities Is Good For A Swing Trade
    George Spritzer, CFA AGC Mon, Dec. 8, 5:03 AM
  • Credit Risk, Equity Returns: Interpreting Oxford Lane Capital's Financial Results
    Steven Bavaria ECC, OXLC Fri, Dec. 5, 3:41 PM
  • Avoid PHK When Selecting A Pimco Fund
    McPiro PHK Thu, Dec. 4, 1:29 AM
  • RQI Provides REIT Access At Lower Cost
    Reuben Gregg Brewer RQI Thu, Dec. 4, 12:09 AM
  • Hedge Your Upstream MLPs By Shorting SRF
    MLP Trader SRF Tue, Dec. 2, 4:19 AM
  • CEFL Projected To Still Yield Above 20%
    Lance Brofman ERC, GAB, GGN Thu, Nov. 20, 6:58 PM
  • Closed End Bond Funds: Added 50 First Trust Intermediate Duration And Income Fund At $21.53
    South Gent FPF Tue, Nov. 18, 10:08 AM
  • Equity CEFs: The Long-Term Beneficiary Of The Nuveen Equity Option Restructurings
    Douglas Albo DIAX, SPXX, BXMX Mon, Nov. 17, 9:57 AM
  • Closed End Bond Funds: Added 100 Western Asset Global Corp Defined Opportunity Fund At $17.79
    South Gent MCDFX Mon, Nov. 17, 9:04 AM
  • Spice Up Your Retirement Portfolio With REIT CEFs
    John Dowdee JRS, NRO, RQI Sat, Nov. 15, 1:20 PM
  • Ready For The Holiday Shopping Season - In Closed-End Funds?
    Convergence Investments Thu, Nov. 13, 1:18 AM
  • Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Looks Really Cheap
    George Spritzer, CFA TYG Tue, Nov. 11, 7:59 AM
  • Equity CEFs: Funds To Buy And Sell Heading Into 2015 - Part II
    Douglas Albo BCX, BDJ, BGY Mon, Nov. 3, 12:58 PM
  • When Selecting Your Next Pimco Fund, Avoid PGP
    McPiro PGP Sun, Nov. 2, 7:35 AM
  • Equity CEFs: Funds To Buy And Sell Heading Into 2015
    Douglas Albo AWP, CEM, ETG Mon, Oct. 27, 5:56 PM
  • A Value And Momentum Strategy For Closed-End Funds
    Scott's Investments Thu, Oct. 23, 1:09 PM
  • Equity CEFs: The Nuveen Equity Option CEF Restructuring/Mergers Delayed Again
    Douglas Albo DIAX, BXMX, QQQ Tue, Oct. 21, 4:37 PM
  • Is It Time To Invest In Energy CEFs?
    John Dowdee BCF, BGR, FIF Sat, Oct. 18, 11:58 AM
  • Closed-End Fund Advisors: Third-Quarter 2014 CEF/BDC Review And Outlook
    John Cole Scott FTT, TWN, DHG Fri, Oct. 17, 4:03 AM
  • PIMCO Strategic Income Fund Is A Bet For The Short Term
    McPiro RCS Thu, Oct. 16, 1:34 PM
  • '18% Off Sale' On Closed End Funds, With Cohen & Steers Closed End Opportunity Fund
    Steven Bavaria FOF Wed, Oct. 15, 1:35 AM
  • Oxford Lane Capital Gets Company In 'Retail CLO' Space, With Launch Of Eagle Point Credit
    Steven Bavaria OXLC, ECC Tue, Oct. 14, 2:06 AM
  • Steady Income, But No 'Icing On The Cake' In 3rd Quarter For Savvy Senior IRA
    Steven Bavaria CEFL, FGB, HHY Thu, Oct. 9, 12:09 PM
  • Municipal Closed-End Funds: Prices Rally, Discounts Widen
    Invesco US Wed, Oct. 8, 6:41 PM
  • Now Is A Good Entry Point For The Right PIMCO Fund
    McPiro RCS, PGP, PCN Wed, Oct. 8, 2:55 PM
  • On Sale Now: Tax-Free Income Over 6%
    Left Banker BBF, BIE, HYD Mon, Oct. 6, 4:25 PM
  • Is It Time To Buy PIMCO CEFs?
    John Dowdee PCI, PCM, PCN Sat, Oct. 4, 4:06 PM
  • Energy CEFs Had A Difficult Third Quarter But Long-Term Opportunities Remain
    Value and Income Insights SZC, NDP, BGR Thu, Oct. 2, 4:27 PM
  • BDC Boot Camp: An Introduction To The 9.7% Yield Animals, Debt-Based Business Development Companies
    John Cole Scott BDCL, BDCS, BIZD Thu, Oct. 2, 9:43 AM
  • Equity CEFs: A September To Forget
    Douglas Albo GAB, GGZ, GRX Tue, Sep. 30, 1:57 PM
  • Share Price To NAV Discounts Widen To Increase Attractiveness Of MLP Closed-End Funds
    Tim Plaehn KED, NML, NMM Tue, Sep. 30, 6:34 AM
  • CEF Strategies: The PIMCO CEFs - Opportunity Or Warning Shot?
    Douglas Albo PCI, PCN, PDI Mon, Sep. 29, 12:05 PM
  • Gross Out At PIMCO: What Next For PIMCO CEFs?
    Left Banker JNS, PCI, PHK Sun, Sep. 28, 9:35 AM
  • Look Out Below! PIMCO Closed End Funds Suffer From Bill Gross Departure
    Convergence Investments JNS, PCI, PCK Sat, Sep. 27, 7:25 AM