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  • David vs. Goliath in the CEF Space: Comparing PIMCO's PGP to Eaton Vance's ETB
    Douglas Albo PGP, ETB, ETW Aug. 3, 2011, 3:22 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: The Oncoming Train of Demonstrably Slower Domestic Growth
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, SPY, GSPC Jul. 31, 2011, 9:44 AM
  • Dynamic Closed End Funds for the Income Investor
    Michael J. Ray MIN, GGN, NUV Jul. 31, 2011, 8:32 AM
  • Global Convertibles: A Good Time to Buy
    The CEF Guy AGC Jul. 29, 2011, 3:18 PM
  • Calamos Fund: Attractively Priced at Current Levels
    George Spritzer, CFA CHY Jul. 29, 2011, 9:38 AM
  • Equity CEFs: Best Opportunity in 2-Plus Years
    Douglas Albo ETO, ETG, EVT Jul. 28, 2011, 7:11 PM
  • 7 CEFs Worth Buying
    The CEF Guy ETJ, ETW, ETV Jul. 27, 2011, 5:50 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Where's the Growth Engine?
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, GSPC, SRV Jul. 25, 2011, 12:19 PM
  • If You Own Them, Sell These 5 CEFs As Soon As Possible
    Todd Johnson CRF, PSLV, GUT Jul. 24, 2011, 5:52 PM
  • BlackRock Credit Allocation Funds: CEFs With Exceptional Yield
    Robert Lewis PSW, PSY, BPP Jul. 24, 2011, 6:57 AM
  • CH: An Income Advantage for Chile Investors
    Playing the Ponzi CH, ECH, JJC Jul. 23, 2011, 12:02 AM
  • Alpine Global Premier: A Global REIT Closed-End Fund
    Robert Lewis AWP Jul. 22, 2011, 2:37 PM
  • Option Income CEFs: The Fallacy of Failure
    Douglas Albo ETB, EOS, EXG Jul. 22, 2011, 11:08 AM
  • 5 Closed-End Funds With Low Beta/Expenses and Selling at a Discount
    George Spritzer, CFA BSP, NZF, ACG Jul. 20, 2011, 2:26 PM
  • Equity CEF Best Ideas: Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (EOS) Revisited
    Douglas Albo EOI, ETW, ETV Jul. 15, 2011, 10:40 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Fund Type Dispersion
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, GSPC, PHD Jul. 12, 2011, 11:42 AM
  • Invesco Municipal Premium Income Trust: A Good Muni Closed-End Bond Fund
    George Spritzer, CFA PIA Jul. 5, 2011, 10:29 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: A Shift to Equities
    Joe Eqcome PCEF, GSPC Jul. 4, 2011, 8:10 AM
  • Equity CEFs: 6 Month NAV and Market Performance Results
    Douglas Albo HTY, IID, IRR Jul. 3, 2011, 8:40 AM
  • Rights Offering, 2011 Version: Time to Sell Cornerstone Management
    Aristides Capital CRF, CLM Jul. 3, 2011, 4:57 AM
  • CEFs Weekly Review: Small Caps Are Toppy
    Joe Eqcome PCEF Jun. 28, 2011, 7:48 AM
  • Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund: Pricing for Closed-End Fund and How to Profit
    Brett Samaha EWJ, JOF Jun. 24, 2011, 11:50 AM
  • CII Reflects Even Stronger Fundamentals Than Before the Dividend Cut
    Douglas Albo CII, BQR, BDJ Jun. 21, 2011, 9:08 AM
  • 6 Outperforming Core Asset Closed-End Fund Asset Allocation Portfolios
    MyPlanIQ GDV, BGY, EMF Jun. 21, 2011, 9:05 AM
  • Using CEFs to Buy TIPS at a Discount
    George Spritzer, CFA WIW, WIA Jun. 21, 2011, 4:43 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: A Convergence of Uncertainty
    Joe Eqcome PCEF Jun. 20, 2011, 8:05 AM
  • Significant Net Asset Value Increases for Helios Funds
    JSG_DRIP HSA, HAV, HIH Jun. 16, 2011, 1:45 PM
  • PIMCO Closed-End Fund Premiums Under Pressure
    George Spritzer, CFA PCK, PMF, PTY Jun. 14, 2011, 3:35 PM
  • Canadian World Fund: A Diversified, Global Closed-End Fund at a Deep Discount
    Robert Lewis CWFNF Jun. 13, 2011, 7:12 PM
  • Canadian General Investments: A Closed-End Natural Resource Investment
    Robert Lewis CTRX, IMAX, BPO Jun. 13, 2011, 5:32 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: An Unstable Foundation
    Joe Eqcome APF, MAY, TF-OLD Jun. 12, 2011, 5:39 AM
  • CEFs: Look to Nuveen's Option-Income Funds for a Defensive Market
    Douglas Albo BXMX, QQQX Jun. 9, 2011, 10:53 AM
  • Where to Hide From Volatility: 4 CEFs and an ETF
    Daniel Moser GLD, FAX, FCO Jun. 8, 2011, 7:22 AM
  • Taiwan Greater China Fund Converting to an Open-End Fund
    George Spritzer, CFA TFC Jun. 1, 2011, 3:48 PM
  • 5 Global CEFs Paying Monthly Dividends
    Todd Johnson AOD, AGD, ETG Jun. 1, 2011, 5:55 AM
  • Which Option-Income CEFs to Buy Right Now
    Douglas Albo EV, BLK, ING May 30, 2011, 8:57 AM
  • AGIC Equity and Convertible Income Fund Available at a Nice Discount
    George Spritzer, CFA NIE May 30, 2011, 7:49 AM
  • Muni CEFs Still Worth Investors' Consideration
    Joe Eqcome FMN, NUV May 29, 2011, 6:19 AM
  • 5 (Most Interesting) Closed-End Funds for High Dividends
    Harry Domash BHD, GDL, MSP May 27, 2011, 10:58 AM
  • Closed-End Income Ideas to Replace Equity Yields and Allocate Capital Gains
    Jason Merriam SGL, INTC, CAG May 24, 2011, 7:13 PM
  • Equus: A Closed End Fund in Transition
    Robert Lewis EQS May 20, 2011, 11:49 AM
  • CEFs: When Return of Capital Doesn't Matter
    Douglas Albo GUT, BQR May 17, 2011, 10:06 AM
  • Physical Silver Trust Premium Collapses - Pairs Trade Returns 10%
    Everyday Finance PHYS, PSLV May 6, 2011, 2:08 PM
  • Floating Rate Senior Loan CEFs: A Useful Proxy for Rising Interest Rates
    Jason Merriam FCT, PPR May 5, 2011, 9:31 AM
  • Equity Income CEFs: 4-Month NAV Performances
    Douglas Albo EOI, EOS, ETW May 4, 2011, 12:20 PM
  • Sprott Sells Over $30 Million of Silver Trust
    Tom Lydon PSLV May 2, 2011, 6:54 PM
  • 2 Equity Income CEFs Trading Below Net Asset Value
    Frank J. Constantino EOI, EOS May 2, 2011, 4:17 AM
  • Eaton Vance Flagship CEF Finally Gets Noticed
    Douglas Albo EXG, EOS, EV Apr. 28, 2011, 7:45 AM
  • Preferred Shares of These 4 CEFs for a Conservative Outlook
    Tim McPartland GGN, RMT, RVT Apr. 27, 2011, 4:03 PM
  • Sprott Physical Silver Trust Still Trades at Nearly 20% Premium
    Tom Lydon PSLV Apr. 26, 2011, 3:36 PM
  • Why Premium Concerns for PSLV Are Overblown
    Mike Scully PSLV, SLV Apr. 24, 2011, 11:08 AM
  • MFS Government Income Fund Relatively Attractive
    Joe Eqcome MGF, MBB Apr. 24, 2011, 8:02 AM
  • Central Fund of Canada Share Offering Presents Buying Opportunity
    The ETF Authority CEF Apr. 24, 2011, 4:54 AM
  • Closed-End Funds FGI and FGF: Will the Foolishness Never End?
    Dan Plettner FGI, FGF Apr. 21, 2011, 8:29 AM
  • High-Yield Fund JPC Is Indeed a High-Yield Proposition
    Eric Falkenstein JPC Apr. 20, 2011, 1:05 PM
  • GLU in a Good Pairs Trade Position
    Lucas Finco GLU, VPU Apr. 18, 2011, 8:15 AM
  • Why ETB Offers a Compelling Valuation
    Douglas Albo ETB, SPY, EV Apr. 13, 2011, 4:50 PM
  • American Israeli Corporation: Interesting Yet Disturbing
    Robert Lewis AMPL Apr. 12, 2011, 7:44 AM
  • Eaton Vance's Global Dividend ETF: Ripe for a Raise
    Douglas Albo ETO, ETG, EVT Apr. 10, 2011, 4:20 AM
  • How Eaton Vance Can Fix ETJ
    Douglas Albo ETJ Apr. 7, 2011, 11:28 AM
  • Canadian World Fund: The Importance of Timing
    Saj Karsan CWF Apr. 5, 2011, 11:13 AM
  • Tri-Continental: Only Buy at a Substantial Discount
    Robert Lewis TY Mar. 24, 2011, 3:46 PM
  • This High-Flying Fund Could Rally for Years
    StreetAuthority BCF, VALE, IMPUY Mar. 24, 2011, 2:27 PM
  • Gabelli Healthcare: Cheap and Safe Closed End Fund
    Robert Lewis GRX Mar. 23, 2011, 3:10 PM
  • The Boulder Group: Interesting New Family of Closed-End Funds
    Robert Lewis BIF, FF Mar. 23, 2011, 12:20 PM
  • Gabelli Dividend and Income Trust: A Discounted CEF Poised for Growth
    Frank J. Constantino GDV Mar. 23, 2011, 7:46 AM
  • Global Income Fund's Undeserved Discount
    Robert Lewis SELF Mar. 22, 2011, 8:17 AM
  • Adams Express Is Running Scared
    Gwailo ADX Mar. 21, 2011, 8:46 AM
  • Option-Income CEFs: Out of Favor but on the Upswing
    Douglas Albo ETV, ETB Mar. 21, 2011, 7:15 AM
  • 3 Closed-End Income Ideas to Boost Cash-Flow Yields
    Jason Merriam FEO, ESD, FCT Mar. 21, 2011, 6:28 AM
  • EVV: Good High Income, Closed-End Fund With Low Duration
    George Spritzer, CFA EVV Mar. 21, 2011, 4:25 AM
  • Two CEFs Offering Tax Equivalent Yields of 13%
    Rougemont NMZ Mar. 20, 2011, 8:20 AM
  • A Closed-End Fund for Financials: Diamond Hill Financial Trends
    Robert Lewis DHFT Mar. 17, 2011, 7:17 PM
  • How to Enjoy MLP Distributions Without the Tax Hassles
    Avi Morris EEP, EEQ, KMB Mar. 17, 2011, 1:22 PM
  • Investing in Japan: Questions and Answers on Closed-End Funds, Stocks and the Yen
    Geoff Gannon JEQ, JOF Mar. 17, 2011, 10:23 AM