New York - London - Athens - Oslo

Closed-End Fund Articles

Equity CEFs: The Overbought And The Underloved

Jul 11, 2016
Click here to access Equity CEFs: The Overbought And The Underloved


There's been some phenomenal returns in equity based CEFs this year, some deserved, others not. Then there are funds that should be trading much higher.

Often the difference has more to do with reputation and yield than actual NAV performance. Even Barron's this week had to chime in on the most overpriced CEF in history.

provided by:

Seeking Alpha is a platform for investment research, with broad coverage of stocks, asset classes, ETFs and investment strategy. In contrast to other equity research platforms, insight is provided by investors and industry experts rather than sell-side analysts. Seeking Alpha has three outstanding characteristics:

  • Breadth: Seeking Alpha has remarkably broad coverage of stocks, including more than 3,000 small and mid cap stocks covered in the past year.
  • Depth: With over 7,000 contributing authors and 20,000 commenters, insight and discussion are informed and sophisticated.
  • Influence: Seeking Alpha articles frequently move stocks, due to a large and influential readership which includes money managers, business leaders, journalists and bloggers.