Earnings Call Transcripts by Morningstar Inc.
Fri, 18 Feb 2011
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A recent Morningstar survey found that current closed-end fund investors are using the vehicles for retirement income, but potential investors desire more education.
Covered-call strategies in CEFs allow for higher distribution rates, but Morningstar's Cara Esser says investors should look for the underlying strategy first and not just the covered-call strategy.
Morningstar director of economic analysis Bob Johnson addresses recent sluggishness in the economy and makes the case for better growth in the second half of the year.
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