Article Archive: CEF Weekly

Title Collection Author Date
Sector Equity CEFs Excelled in August CEF Weekly Cara Esser 09/12/14
Are Discounts and Premiums Important When Selecting CEFs? CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 09/05/14
Return-of-Capital Special Cases CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/29/14
A Rundown on Return of Capital CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/22/14
Why Do You Own High-Yield Bonds? CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 08/15/14
July Was a Mixed Bag for CEFs CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/08/14
The Z-Statistic Is No Silver Bullet CEF Weekly Cara Esser 08/01/14
How Safe Is Your CEF's Distribution? CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 07/25/14
In 2014's First Half, MLPs Reign King CEF Weekly Cara Esser 07/18/14
Comeback Kids: Municipal Funds Made a Strong Showing This Year CEF Weekly Cara Esser 07/11/14
Bond Investors Still Playing Chicken With the Fed and Rates CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 07/04/14
Muni Takeaways From the Morningstar Conference CEF Weekly Cara Esser 06/27/14
3 Reasons Closed-End Funds Are Unpopular CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 06/20/14
10 Inexpensive Medalist Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 06/13/14
Should Your Fund Manage Its Distribution? CEF Weekly Cara Esser 06/06/14
Where to Look for Cheap Muni Funds CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 05/30/14
Smarter CEF Investing Starts With a DRIP CEF Weekly Cara Esser 05/23/14
Where Do Bank-Loan CEFs Go From Here? CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 05/16/14
This Portfolio Beat Its Category by a Comfortable Margin CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 05/09/14
Thoughts From Capital Link 2014 CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 05/02/14
Rights Offerings: Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too CEF Weekly Cara Esser 04/25/14
Avoid These Incredibly Overvalued Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 04/18/14
This Bank-Loan Fund Is a Standout CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 04/11/14
Are Some Investors in for a Tax Surprise? CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 04/04/14
Shining the CEF Spotlight on DNP Select Income CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 03/28/14
Good Corporate Governance Benefits Shareholders CEF Weekly Cara Esser 03/21/14
CEF Spotlight: Muni CEFs That Could Be Worth the Risk CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 03/14/14
Taking a Closer Look at Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 03/07/14
Will Gold Add Some Shine to Your Portfolio? CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 02/28/14
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
What Looks Good in Muni Land? CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 01/31/14
Strategic Income Portfolio Quarterly Update CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 01/24/14
Year in Review: Taxable-Bond Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 01/17/14
Year in Review: Equity Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Cara Esser 01/10/14
Year in Review: Municipal CEFs CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 01/03/14
A Checklist for Fixed-Income Fund Investors CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 12/27/13
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
CEF Weekly: Medalist Edition CEF Weekly Cara Esser 12/06/13
How Much Does Your CEF Cost? CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 11/29/13
2 Ways to Invest in High-Yield Bonds CEF Weekly Sumit Desai, CFA 11/22/13
Morningstar's New Preferred Stock Category CEF Weekly Cara Esser 11/15/13
Thoughts on Closed-End Funds From Industry Insiders CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 11/08/13
Morningstar Analyst Rating Medal Count--CEF Edition CEF Weekly Cara Esser 11/01/13
Diving Deeper Into the Strategic Income Portfolio CEF Weekly Steven Pikelny 10/25/13
6 Things Every Investor Must Know About Closed-End Funds CEF Weekly Mike Taggart, CFA 10/18/13
Central Securities Presents Rare Investment Opportunity CEF Weekly Mike Taggart, CFA 10/11/13
Understanding Distributions From MLP-Focused CEFs CEF Weekly Mike Taggart, CFA 10/04/13