Dec 17, 2018 - 29 CEF sectors out of 31 positive on price and 26 out of 31 sectors positive on NAV.EXD changes strategy to a S&P 500/NASDAQ option income equity fund.BIF moves to a quarterly distribution.
Dec 09, 2018 - 0 CEF sectors out of 31 positive on price and 5 out of 31 sectors positive on NAV. Energy and MLPs were the worst performing CEF sectors. Two CEF mergers complete this week.
Dec 03, 2018 - 6 CEF sectors out of 31 positive on price and 6 out of 31 sectors positive on NAV.A few distribution changes from Gabelli funds to meet annual distribution targets.A number of PIMCO funds lost premium
Oct 12, 2018 - A rally with U.S. stocks since 2009.Economic growth in the U.S. but Japan lags.Productivity and demographics weigh on the Asian nation.Rates in Europe and Japan will follow the U.S., eventually.EWJ ha
May 29, 2018 - Several years ago, I put out a series of articles on which equity CEFs an investor might want to consider selling and/or buying from a number of fund sponsors.I thought I would update some of those co
May 24, 2018 - Global Equity FVMR Snapshot Fundamentals: US still offers the highest ROE Global markets have a return on equity (ROE) of 14.0% and a 39.1% dividend payout ratio (DPR) according to con
May 22, 2018 - Original Post By Stuart Burns It is a question we often see on the financial pages of newspapers or news sites but rarely take time to seriously consider the consequences - why is the West apparently
May 03, 2018 - GAB offers investors a distribution policy of 10% with distribution of its average net assets each year.The expense ratio for this fund sits at 1.4%, and it utilizes the leverage of cumulative preferr
Apr 26, 2018 - It's hard to be hyperbolic about the present level of equity valuations. Suffice to acknowledge: the overpricing today is more extreme and pervasive than at the tech-fueled market top in 2000. This su
Apr 17, 2018 - The SCANNZ Economies share a common trait of having overvalued property markets, but that's not the only thing they have in common.They are all relatively small open economies with independent central