Article Archive: Cara Esser

Title Collection Author Date
Good Corporate Governance Benefits Shareholders CEF Weekly Cara Esser 03/21/14
The Importance of Limit Orders When Investing in CEFs CEF Weekly Cara Esser 02/21/14
Should You Become a Convert to Convertibles Funds? CEF Weekly Cara Esser 02/14/14
A Closer Look at Preferred-Stock Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 02/07/14
Fund Favorites & Red Flags: Preferred Stock Funds Fund Favorites and Red Flags Article Cara Esser 01/14/14
Recently Updated CEF Ratings CEF Specialist Cara Esser 01/14/14
Year in Review: Equity Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 01/10/14
Deck the Halls With Higher Tax Bills CEF Specialist Cara Esser 12/24/13
A Recap of 2013's CEF IPO Market CEF Weekly Cara Esser 12/20/13
Top Picks for Emerging-Markets Bond CEFs CEF Weekly Cara Esser 12/13/13
Alternatives Strategies in a CEF Wrapper CEF Specialist Cara Esser 12/10/13
CEF Weekly: Medalist Edition CEF Weekly Cara Esser 12/06/13
CEF Mergers Abound in 2013, but Boulder's Potential Deal Sticks Out CEF Specialist Cara Esser 12/03/13
Morningstar's New Corporate Bond Category for CEFs CEF Specialist Cara Esser 11/19/13
Morningstar's New Preferred Stock Category CEF Weekly Cara Esser 11/15/13
Medalist Movers--CEF Edition CEF Specialist Cara Esser 11/05/13
Morningstar Analyst Rating Medal Count--CEF Edition CEF Weekly Cara Esser 11/01/13
8 Undervalued Positively Rated Funds CEF Specialist Cara Esser 10/29/13
An Undervalued Bank-Loan Fund CEF Specialist Cara Esser 10/08/13
Why Your Bank-Loan Fund's Distribution Might Be Cut CEF Weekly Cara Esser 09/20/13
From the Mailbag: Rising Rates and CEFs CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/30/13
Are Rising Rates a Reason to Shun All Bond Funds? CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/23/13
Should You Bet on Japan With These Funds? CEF Specialist Cara Esser 08/20/13
Should You Allocate to Allocation Funds? CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/09/13
A Rocky Ride for CEF Investors in the First Half of 2013 CEF Weekly Cara Esser 07/19/13
PIMCO's Income Funds at Bargain-Basement Prices CEF Specialist Cara Esser 07/16/13
Can Fund Investors Find Refuge in Covered Calls? Fund Spy Cara Esser 07/11/13
Bargains Abound as Investors Flee Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 06/28/13
A Closer Look at the 2013 CEF IPOs CEF Specialist Cara Esser 06/25/13
Convertible CEFs: A Look Inside CEF Weekly Cara Esser 06/07/13
A Dividend-Focused Fund Adds REITs but Yields Few Benefits CEF Specialist Cara Esser 05/28/13
Consider Adding These Positively Rated, Undervalued Funds to Your Portfolio CEF Weekly Cara Esser 05/17/13
Fund Face-Off: Eaton Vance's Floating-Rate Funds CEF Specialist Cara Esser 05/14/13
10 Richly Valued Funds to Avoid Right Now CEF Weekly Cara Esser 05/10/13
Fears of Rising Rates Push Investors to Bank-Loan and Short-Duration Funds CEF Specialist Cara Esser 04/23/13
A Strong Start to 2013 for Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 04/05/13
Fund Face-Off: BlackRock's Health Sciences Funds CEF Specialist Cara Esser 04/02/13
For Preferred Shares, Active Management Has Paid Dividends Fund Spy Cara Esser 03/28/13
Should You Lower the Drawbridge for Wide-Moat Funds? CEF Weekly Cara Esser 03/22/13
Fund Face-Off: Calamos' Convertible Offerings CEF Specialist Cara Esser 03/12/13
Low Interest Rates Haven't Stopped This Bank-Loan Fund CEF Specialist Cara Esser 02/26/13
Measuring Stewardship in Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 02/22/13
The Search for Income: Go-Anywhere Bond Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 02/15/13
Lower Your Tax Bill With These Equity CEFs CEF Specialist Cara Esser 02/12/13
Call Options Help Juice Payouts From This Equity Fund CEF Specialist Cara Esser 01/29/13
What the Big Guys Are Buying (and Selling) CEF Weekly Cara Esser 01/25/13
Year in Review: Taxable Fixed-Income Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 01/11/13
What Drove the Top-Performing Fixed-Income Funds of 2012? CEF Specialist Cara Esser 01/08/13
Ring in the New Year with These Income-Generating Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 12/28/12
Can a Few Changes Alter the Perception (and Trajectory) of These Funds? CEF Specialist Cara Esser 12/18/12