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  • 2015 CEF Strategies: 1st Half Observations, 2nd Half Opportunities [View article]
    Doug, With the utility stocks getting whacked lately, do you like any utility CEFs ie. BUI. Thanks B-52
    Jul 13, 2015. 06:03 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Relative Value In Floating Rate And Global Bond Closed-End Funds [View article]
    Thanks for the reply. BWG raised the dist. twice in the last year, it's now paying 10.5% plus this month a special dist. of $.34 ex date 6/17. I really don't get the price slide. B-52
    Jun 11, 2015. 03:27 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Relative Value In Floating Rate And Global Bond Closed-End Funds [View article]
    Do you have an opinion on BWG thanks. B-52
    Jun 10, 2015. 07:45 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Will Market Uncertainty Spook Investors? [View article]
    Have you looked at the leveraged short ETFs ie. SDS 2x short the S&P. B-52
    May 29, 2015. 12:39 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Preparing For The Market's Collapse [View article]
    Chris, How did you get a 2% Mortgage?
    Apr 27, 2015. 03:36 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Ultimate High-Yield Bond Portfolio [View article]
    PDI just raised the Dist. to $.21 per Mo. A small increase in the interest rate will create another buying opp. in PDI. I'll stay long.
    Apr 15, 2015. 04:35 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The Ultimate High-Yield Bond Portfolio [View article]
    PDI pays $.191 per mo. plus it paid a special dist. of $1.82 on 1/16/15 at $29.10 that's a return of 14% The NAV has gone from $23.85 to $30.73 in less than 3yrs, I have no problem with the 3% Exp.
    Mar 30, 2015. 04:49 PM | 5 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Using Low Volatility ETFs To Reduce Portfolio Risk [View article]
    John, Nice work. I would like to see a comparison between the index ETFs and the CEFs that write options on them. IE QQQ vs QQQX. Thanks B-52 Disclosure I own QQQX.
    Mar 7, 2015. 03:14 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 6 High-Yield Bond CEFs Trump ETFs Like HYG And JNK [View article]
    Scoot, I also hold BWG. If Putin defaults we're toast. B-52
    Jan 27, 2015. 03:39 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • 6 High-Yield Bond CEFs Trump ETFs Like HYG And JNK [View article]
    BWG raised there distribution twice last year.
    Jan 27, 2015. 01:35 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Find Your Dividend Yield Sweet Spot [View article]
    Adam, You can get Prospect Cap. ex. traded debt symb. PRY for $25.60 pays almost 7% and goes ex 1/28 matures 11/2022 rated BBB. B-52
    Jan 20, 2015. 01:11 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Getting The Defense On The Field [View article]
    Left, What about the share buy back from OXLC. Thanks B-52
    Jan 16, 2015. 03:13 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • Big Gains Coming For Supertel Hospitality Preferred A Shares: Strong Conviction Buy As My Best 2015 Idea [View article]
    Owl, Thank you for the clarification. I will keep this on my watch list.
    B-52
    Jan 6, 2015. 08:35 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Big Gains Coming For Supertel Hospitality Preferred A Shares: Strong Conviction Buy As My Best 2015 Idea [View article]
    Owl, Nice nice find. Why do you state there are only 803,270 shares? According to QOL IPO - 12/28/2005 - 2.50 Million Shares @ $10.00/share.
    B-52
    Jan 4, 2015. 10:10 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • For Yield's Sake, Buy More Western Asset Global High Income Fund Shares [View article]
    Excellent review I own EHI and BWG which is trading at 14% Disc. I think both are buys.
    Dec 9, 2014. 11:21 AM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
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