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  • Morningstar CEF Ratings: Worse Than Random
    Joe Eqcome Jun. 9, 2009, 6:57 AM
  • CEFs: Discount at Historical Average
    Joe Eqcome SPY, BND, MUB Jun. 7, 2009, 6:45 AM
  • ASA Limited: A Closed-End Fund Worth More than Meets the Eye
    Marc Courtenay ASA, AEM, GG Jun. 7, 2009, 4:32 AM
  • A Poor Man's CEF Portfolio That Performs
    Joe Eqcome ADX, CSQ, CHY Jun. 4, 2009, 3:36 AM
  • CEFs Up for the Week; Insider Buying at Boulder Growth Surges
    Joe Eqcome SPY, BND, MUB Jun. 1, 2009, 4:43 AM
  • Weekly CEF Review: Highs and Lows
    Joe Eqcome BIF, SPY, URE May 24, 2009, 5:56 AM
  • SRQ and SRO: Voters Have Spoken
    Gwailo SRO, SRQ May 22, 2009, 10:22 AM
  • Four Tax Free Income Stocks
    Stockerblog MAV, VCV, VMV May 19, 2009, 3:17 AM
  • CEFs Reverse Course: Risk Avoidance Tops the Week
    Joe Eqcome SPY, BND, MUB May 17, 2009, 4:20 AM
  • Advent Claymore Convertible Securities & Income Fund: Risk and Reward
    Asif Suria AVK, PFF May 17, 2009, 2:27 AM
  • Weekly ETF Rewind: Net Bearish for This Week
    ETF Prophet SPY, DIA, QQQ May 17, 2009, 2:03 AM
  • Deciphering the World of Covered Call Closed-End Funds
    ETFdesk BEP May 15, 2009, 9:03 AM
  • CEF Week in Review: Riskier Fund Types Rule
    Joe Eqcome BIF, TRF, BLJ May 10, 2009, 7:12 AM
  • General Growth Properties: What Will Bill Ackman Have to Say?
    Brian McMorris GGP May 10, 2009, 6:56 AM
  • Are ETFs and CEFs Good for Dividend Investing?
    Dividends4Life VYM, VFH, PID May 7, 2009, 2:40 AM
  • SRO, SRQ Update: Becoming More Curious
    Gwailo SRO, SRQ, DB May 4, 2009, 3:44 AM
  • General Growth Files for Bankruptcy: Fine by Me
    Brian McMorris GGP May 4, 2009, 3:33 AM
  • CEF April Monthly Review: Real Estate Funds Rock
    Joe Eqcome VNQ, RQI, GGN May 3, 2009, 3:01 AM
  • CEF Fund Review: A Tale of Two Market Legs
    Joe Eqcome HPS, HPI, HPF Apr. 27, 2009, 5:34 AM
  • Bright Spot for Leverage - Increasing Yield, Narrowing Discounts In Levered Municipal Bond Funds
    Relative Value Partners Apr. 21, 2009, 7:37 AM
  • The Curious Case of DWS Investments
    Gwailo SRO, SRQ, DB Apr. 21, 2009, 4:37 AM
  • All CEF Fund Types Advanced Last Week
    Joe Eqcome VXX, SPY, BND Apr. 19, 2009, 4:14 AM
  • CEFs Advance in Shortened Week, Though Less Than S&P 500
    Joe Eqcome SPY, BND, GLD Apr. 13, 2009, 10:10 AM
  • CEFs Advance in a Holiday Shortened Week
    Joe Eqcome TRF, VMV Apr. 13, 2009, 2:16 AM
  • Large Cap CEFs Underperform Large Cap ETF, Offer Other Advantages
    Joe Eqcome IWB, BLU, ZF Apr. 8, 2009, 8:43 AM
  • Gabelli's Global Deal Fund: Finding Value in Turbulent Times
    Relative Value Partners GDL Apr. 8, 2009, 3:34 AM
  • Gabelli Equity Trust Preferred B: When Bad Is Good
    Michael Burke GAB Apr. 5, 2009, 10:44 AM
  • CEFs Continue to Advance; Real Estate Funds Surge
    Joe Eqcome JRS, GCV Apr. 5, 2009, 7:49 AM
  • CEF 'Toxic Assets' IPOs a Sucker Punch for Retail Investors
    Joe Eqcome Apr. 1, 2009, 5:46 AM
  • Closed End Funds Extend Gains
    Joe Eqcome RFR, CH, NGB Mar. 30, 2009, 2:44 AM
  • CEFs in Cyclical Bottoming Process: Two Recovery Plays
    Joe Eqcome FOF, GCE Mar. 26, 2009, 7:03 AM
  • Infrastructure's Future: ETFs Worth Allocating To
    Roger Nusbaum MIC, GII, PXR Mar. 23, 2009, 11:38 AM
  • Exercise Caution on CEFs This Week
    Joe Eqcome CH, PHK, NFJ Mar. 22, 2009, 2:26 PM
  • 'Don't Fight the Fed' ETFs: Time to Reconsider Mortgage Debt Investments?
    Gary Gordon MBB, FMY, BKT Mar. 22, 2009, 9:19 AM
  • Fed's Decision to Purchase MBS Priced into Mortgage CEFs?
    Joe Eqcome BKT, JMM Mar. 22, 2009, 6:48 AM
  • A Closer Look at Energy Infrastructure CEFs, ETN
    Gary Gordon TYG, FMO, EEP Mar. 19, 2009, 6:21 AM
  • RNP's Investment Strategy Is Inherently Flawed
    Joe Eqcome RNP Mar. 19, 2009, 4:08 AM
  • The Closed-End Fund Discount Quandary
    Eric Falkenstein JPC, ADX Mar. 16, 2009, 5:34 PM
  • CEFs Bounce Back
    Joe Eqcome SRQ, CH, NYH Mar. 16, 2009, 8:40 AM
  • Chilean Stock Funds Performing Well YTD
    David Hunkar ECH, CH Mar. 16, 2009, 6:05 AM
  • Join the Rentier Class with MLPs
    John Polomny KYE Mar. 16, 2009, 6:04 AM
  • Low Share Price CEFs Have Significant Advantage in a Market Recovery
    Joe Eqcome BLU, CIK, ASG Mar. 13, 2009, 4:34 AM
  • Average CEF Declines 9.9% in Another Bad Week for Market
    Joe Eqcome CH, CAF, SRQ Mar. 10, 2009, 8:48 AM
  • Shareholders' Case for Tender, Liquidation or Conversion of Adams Express
    Joe Eqcome ADX Mar. 3, 2009, 9:17 AM
  • Average CEF Declined 10% in February
    Joe Eqcome SPY, BND, MUB Mar. 2, 2009, 9:16 AM
  • Overlooked ETFs/CEFs: 3 Year-to-Date Winners Few Are Talking About
    Gary Gordon PCY, PST, CAF Feb. 25, 2009, 4:15 AM
  • FOF: A Good Proxy for Owning the CEF Industry
    Joe Eqcome FOF, PSQ, GCE Feb. 18, 2009, 9:28 PM
  • Five International CEFs Selling at Deep Discounts to Their NAVs
    David Hunkar GF, SNF, MAY Feb. 13, 2009, 9:06 AM
  • CEFs Can Be a Measurement of Retail Investment Risk Assesment
    Joe Eqcome VXX, CH, TWN Feb. 10, 2009, 6:38 AM
  • CEFs Continued to Outpace the Market in January
    Joe Eqcome VIM, VKQ, BIF Feb. 3, 2009, 4:14 AM
  • CEF Provide Opportunities with Premium / Discount 'Mean Gravitation'
    Joe Eqcome BLU, ASG, GHI Feb. 2, 2009, 8:30 AM
  • CEFs Down Last Week, But NPX Looks Interesting in This Environment
    Joe Eqcome NPX, NUV Jan. 27, 2009, 2:43 AM
  • Income Funds: The Audacity of Hope
    Thomas Smicklas RWV, RWK, RWJ Jan. 26, 2009, 8:08 AM
  • PIMCO High Income Fund: Look to Swap Out
    Johnny Discount PHK, EVV, EAD Jan. 23, 2009, 7:00 AM
  • Closed-End Funds: Taking It on the Chin?
    Saj Karsan EQS, RAF, BGR Jan. 22, 2009, 4:04 AM
  • Muni Funds: CEFs vs. ETFs in 2009
    Joe Eqcome PZA, ITM, MUB Jan. 20, 2009, 7:33 AM
  • CEF Investment Grade Funds: Solid Investment for the Current Turmoil?
    Joe Eqcome BHK, BNA, JHS Jan. 16, 2009, 7:29 AM
  • Opportunities for Gains in 2009: CEF Year-End Muni Discounts
    Joe Eqcome MHN, MUJ, VPV Jan. 13, 2009, 10:55 AM
  • CEFs to Weather a Continued Storm in Equities
    Fritz Hottinger SDS, BCF, CIK Jan. 5, 2009, 6:28 AM
  • CEFs' Dismal 2008 Performance: Better Outlook for 2009
    Joe Eqcome NRO, DCS, SRQ Jan. 4, 2009, 3:07 AM
  • Convertible Bonds Are an Interesting Speculation
    Richard Shaw JQC, NCV, AVK Jan. 1, 2009, 4:40 AM
  • Alpine Total Dynamic Dividend Fund: Diverse, Flexible with Smart Management
    Dividends4Life AOD Jan. 1, 2009, 4:39 AM
  • Last Minute Sales Remain in Closed-End Funds
    Johnny Discount EXG, BXMX, IGD Dec. 22, 2008, 7:23 AM
  • Closed-End Funds: Due for Positive Returns in 2009
    Joe Eqcome AWP, SLS, DRP Dec. 22, 2008, 4:34 AM
  • How to Play the January Effect with CEFs
    Babak SRO, FFD Dec. 16, 2008, 10:51 AM
  • Timing the Addition of a CEF to Your Portfolio
    Gary Gordon ACG Dec. 14, 2008, 6:24 AM
  • CEF vs. ETF Arbitrage in the Real Estate Sector
    Joe Eqcome SPG, VNO, PLD Dec. 14, 2008, 6:12 AM
  • Closed-End Fund Discounts as a Predictive Investment Tool
    Joe Eqcome ASA Dec. 8, 2008, 4:29 AM
  • John Templeton's Plan for Surviving the Great Recession
    Marc Courtenay GIM Dec. 2, 2008, 5:21 AM
  • Real Estate CEFs 'Crushed' YTD 2008
    Joe Eqcome AWP, SLS, DRP Dec. 1, 2008, 1:43 AM
  • MLPs Paying Dividends
    Avi Morris EEQ, KMR, KYE Nov. 24, 2008, 11:21 AM
  • Boulder Growth & Income Reckoning with Questionable Shareholders
    James LaDue BIF Nov. 19, 2008, 5:01 AM
  • CEF Yields May Indicate a Further 20% Drop in Prices
    Joe Eqcome MFM, NMY, NXR Nov. 18, 2008, 3:26 AM
  • CEF Muni Price Relationship with Muni Spread Highlights Current Wide Divergence
    Joe Eqcome LEO, KTF, MVG Nov. 7, 2008, 4:59 AM
  • CEF October Fund Type Performance Mirrors Year to Date
    Joe Eqcome CH Nov. 5, 2008, 4:31 AM