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  • Nuveen Premium Income Municipal Fund 2: A Good Core Holding
    George Spritzer, CFA NEA Jan. 21, 2011, 2:38 PM
  • It's Time to Invest in the New Germany Fund
    Martin Hutchinson EWG, GF Jan. 20, 2011, 2:35 PM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Looking for a Correction
    Joe Eqcome ZTR, ASA, SH Jan. 18, 2011, 4:27 AM
  • Boulder Return Fund, Range Resources, Borders Group: Why We're Adding to These Positions
    SL Advisors RRC, BGPIQ, BIF Jan. 17, 2011, 5:01 AM
  • Which Dividend Harvest CEFs Have a Real Return of Capital?
    Douglas Albo EXG, ETY, AGD Jan. 13, 2011, 8:23 AM
  • Secondary Market CEF: Finally, The Facebook and Twitter Fund Is Here
    Everyday Finance TWTR Jan. 13, 2011, 1:03 AM
  • CEFs and Return of Capital: Is It as Bad as It Sounds?
    Douglas Albo AOD, AGD, FAV Jan. 11, 2011, 5:57 PM
  • Zweig Total Return Fund Completes Rights Offering
    George Spritzer, CFA ZTR Jan. 11, 2011, 6:02 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: 'Dogs' of the Globe
    Joe Eqcome VGK, PCEF, AGD Jan. 9, 2011, 1:59 AM
  • CEFs: Income Strategies for All Market Seasons
    Douglas Albo AOD, AGD, EOI Jan. 6, 2011, 1:30 AM
  • It's Time for Yearly CEF Distributions
    Alex Filonov IIF Dec. 30, 2010, 4:41 AM
  • Will GBAB Bounce Back in January?
    George Spritzer, CFA GBAB Dec. 29, 2010, 3:47 AM
  • NFJ Restores the Faith - What Does This Mean for Other Option-Income Funds?
    Douglas Albo NFJ Dec. 27, 2010, 11:12 AM
  • Bill Gross Emulates the Fed by Buying Bond CEFs
    Gary Gordon PTY, PCN, PHK Dec. 21, 2010, 8:12 AM
  • Should You Follow Bill Gross Into Municipal Bonds?
    Christopher Grey PCK, PZC, PCQ Dec. 21, 2010, 1:20 AM
  • Blackrock's BOE Dividend Fund: A Hefty 12.6% Yield
    James Byrne BOE Dec. 20, 2010, 4:20 PM
  • Short-Term Swing Trading Opportunity in Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Buy-Write CEF?
    George Spritzer, CFA ETW Dec. 20, 2010, 7:50 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Sea Change or Rogue Wave?
    Joe Eqcome SDY, XLF, XLK Dec. 19, 2010, 3:15 AM
  • Bill Gross Continues His Fixed Income CEF Buying Spree
    George Spritzer, CFA PMX, PCQ, PCK Dec. 17, 2010, 3:30 AM
  • Pressure on Fixed-Income CEFs Obscures Opportunities
    Joe Eqcome ADX, MVC Dec. 15, 2010, 5:59 PM
  • Thailand Is Just Getting Started
    StreetAuthority TF-OLD Dec. 15, 2010, 2:02 PM
  • Bill Gross Is Bullish on Municipal Bonds
    George Spritzer, CFA PMX, PCQ, PCK Dec. 14, 2010, 5:26 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Banking on Financials
    Joe Eqcome XLF, JPM, C Dec. 12, 2010, 5:18 AM
  • Trading Ideas for High-Yield Bond Closed-End Funds
    AlchemyOfFinance PHK, PHT, CSP Dec. 12, 2010, 4:52 AM
  • No Longer a Fan of Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund
    Jim Van Meerten FAX Dec. 8, 2010, 11:28 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: The Elephant in the Room
    Joe Eqcome TBF, JFP, RFI Dec. 5, 2010, 2:55 AM
  • Kayne Anderson MLP Investment and Kayne Anderson Midstream / Energy Fund: Alternate Structural Sacrifices, Similar Marketing Outcomes
    Dan Plettner KYN, KMF Dec. 3, 2010, 6:55 AM
  • Tortoise Energy Infrastructure: Shareholder Report Shows Structural Inefficiency for MLP Exposure
    Dan Plettner TYG Dec. 3, 2010, 5:54 AM
  • Tortoise Energy Capital: Structural Inefficiency for MLP Exposure Apparent in Shareholder Report
    Dan Plettner TYY Dec. 3, 2010, 3:20 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Headline Risk Prevails
    Joe Eqcome EOD, CRF, TSI Nov. 28, 2010, 4:07 AM
  • Supply, Demand and Other Factual Observations of Neuberger Berman CEFs
    Dan Plettner NRO, NBH, NBO Nov. 24, 2010, 3:17 PM
  • Morningstar CEF Ratings: Good Inverse Share Price Performance Predictor
    Joe Eqcome Nov. 24, 2010, 12:01 PM
  • The Kayne Anderson Midstream / Energy Fund IPO: A Marketing Achievement?
    Dan Plettner KMF Nov. 24, 2010, 10:50 AM
  • Korea Equity Fund: Activism Candidate Climbing a Wall of Worry
    Dan Plettner KEF, BLU, FGF Nov. 23, 2010, 3:47 PM
  • Muni Bond Market Imploding: How to Play It?
    Everyday Finance PMF, MUB, MUNI Nov. 23, 2010, 1:29 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Santa Rally Underpinnings and CEF GDV in Focus
    Joe Eqcome SDY, JPM, GDV Nov. 22, 2010, 4:11 AM
  • Fiduciary / Claymore MLP Opportunity Fund: A Hazardous Mean Reversion Candidate
    Dan Plettner FMO Nov. 21, 2010, 6:00 PM
  • SunAmerica Sees the Writing on the Wall
    Gwailo FGF, FGI Nov. 21, 2010, 5:50 AM
  • Energy Income and Growth Fund: Long Term Qualitative Observations of C-Corporation MLP Vehicle Suggests 'Dip' Perception Is Illusory
    Dan Plettner FEN, AMLP, FMO Nov. 21, 2010, 4:27 AM
  • Short-Selling PIMCO Global Stocks Plus and Allianz's Inconsistent Distribution Policy
    Dan Plettner PGP, CFP, CLM Nov. 21, 2010, 3:42 AM
  • 5 Attractive Emerging Market Closed-End Funds
    David Hunkar TTF, TKF, MAY Nov. 17, 2010, 11:34 AM
  • Time to Buy Leveraged Muni Bond CEFs?
    George Spritzer, CFA NAD, NVG Nov. 15, 2010, 8:04 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: It's About the Deficit
    Joe Eqcome RFI, NMI, NRO Nov. 14, 2010, 9:55 AM
  • Municipal Debt Funds: Are These Yields Unsustainable?
    Karl Denninger IQI, PCK, NAN Nov. 11, 2010, 3:05 PM
  • A Deep Look at TS&W/Claymore Tax-Advantaged Balanced Fund Among 'Peers'
    Dan Plettner TYW Nov. 11, 2010, 4:05 AM
  • Nuveen NY Dividend Advantage Fund: Odd Pricing Behavior Yesterday
    George Spritzer, CFA NAN, PYN Nov. 10, 2010, 7:36 AM
  • Attractive Entry Points for Closed-End Funds FMO and ETJ
    Joe Eqcome FMO, ETJ, GUT Nov. 8, 2010, 4:36 PM
  • Observing Claymore's Dividend & Income Fund Among Narrow Closed-End Fund Calls
    Dan Plettner DCS, GRX, FGF Nov. 7, 2010, 5:44 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Debt to Equity Transition
    Joe Eqcome TBF, JPM, CH Nov. 7, 2010, 4:45 AM
  • SunAmerica Has Seen the Light
    Gwailo FGF, FGI Nov. 7, 2010, 3:27 AM
  • Equus Total Return: Why Is This BDC Seeking an Additional Capital Infusion?
    Dan Plettner EQS Nov. 4, 2010, 4:56 AM
  • Cohen and Steers Dividend Majors Fund: Time to Sell?
    Dan Plettner DVM Nov. 3, 2010, 6:50 AM
  • Why the Windfall Gain for Helios Advantage Income Fund?
    George Spritzer, CFA HAV Oct. 31, 2010, 8:59 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Is The Fed Here to Help?
    Joe Eqcome TBF, BHV, CLM Oct. 31, 2010, 5:22 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Are Muni CEFs Rolling Over?
    Joe Eqcome EVN, EIV, MUB Oct. 28, 2010, 11:08 AM
  • Eaton Vance Risk Managed Diversified Fund: A Deep Look at a Recently Discounted Market Price
    Dan Plettner ETJ Oct. 28, 2010, 10:56 AM
  • Two Closed End Funds at Irrationally High Prices
    SL Advisors CLM, CRF Oct. 26, 2010, 10:03 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: The Retirement Income Gap
    Joe Eqcome DVY, SDY, CAF Oct. 24, 2010, 11:10 AM
  • The Advantages of Tax Free Bond Closed-End Funds Yielding Over 5%
    Stockerblog APX, NKX, NAD Oct. 22, 2010, 6:58 AM
  • FGF, FGI Latest Funds to Commence In-Kind Tenders
    Gwailo FGF, FGI Oct. 21, 2010, 5:40 AM
  • A Closed-End Investor's Thesis on Distribution Variances and Allianz's Funds
    Dan Plettner MTS, PGP, NFJ Oct. 19, 2010, 11:40 AM
  • Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund Rights Offering Expires
    George Spritzer, CFA DHY Oct. 18, 2010, 3:30 PM
  • BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund: Observations of a CEF and Its Tender
    Dan Plettner EGF Oct. 18, 2010, 8:33 AM
  • Muni Bond Housing Downgrades Coming to a State Near You
    Robert Kane VOQ, EVO Oct. 18, 2010, 6:45 AM
  • MTP's Lost NAV: 'C' Corporation Structure Highly Relevant
    Dan Plettner AMLP, MTP-OLD, FMO Oct. 18, 2010, 6:04 AM
  • Myth Dispelled: Contrasting the Options CEF With Dividend Capture Funds
    Dan Plettner ETJ, AOD, AGD Oct. 18, 2010, 5:57 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: Tug of War
    Joe Eqcome ETJ, AVK, VGM Oct. 17, 2010, 5:47 AM
  • Core Satellite - A Way to Step Into Tactical Asset Allocation
    MyPlanIQ DBC, VTI, SPY Oct. 14, 2010, 5:39 AM
  • Lazy Portfolios - The Playoffs
    MyPlanIQ ACWI, ACWX, ADRE Oct. 13, 2010, 4:32 AM
  • CEF Weekly Review: It Should Feel Better but Doesn't
    Joe Eqcome DRP, SLS, DHG Oct. 10, 2010, 4:15 AM
  • The Changing of the Vanguard
    Wade Slome, CFA Oct. 9, 2010, 7:23 PM
  • DWS Dreman Value Income Edge Fund Still Targeted by Activists
    George Spritzer, CFA DHG Oct. 6, 2010, 5:29 AM
  • The Western Investments Grand Slam: Clears the Bases in DWS Closed-Ends
    Dan Plettner DHG, DRP, LBF Oct. 5, 2010, 6:17 AM
  • A Review of Bernstein's No Brainer and Smart Money Portfolios
    MyPlanIQ Oct. 5, 2010, 3:04 AM
  • 'Gone Fishin' Portfolio' Compared With Tactical Asset Allocation
    MyPlanIQ Oct. 3, 2010, 8:27 AM