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Alpine Global Premier Properties Fu... (AWP)
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fu... (AWP)
The Chemist's CEF Report, November 2017: CEFs Not Joining The Party
Author's note: This article was released to members of the Cambridge Income Laboratory one month ago. For the inaugural issue of The Chemist's CEF Report (September 2016), describing the background and rationale of the Report, please click here . This edition uses data taken from th…
The Weak Dollar And Foreign Closed-End Funds: CEF Weekly Update
Last week I wrote that the return of the greenback is not quite upon us. I was right: The CEF Insider Foreign Sub-index has not fully priced the dollars redoubled decline, resulting in a wonderful buying opportunity for this class of funds: Yet, in…
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund declares $0.05 dividend
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (NYSE: AWP ) declares $0.05/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund, Dividend news, , Read more …
Debt-Fueled-Consumption-Supercycle In Retreat: 'We've Wasted Our Gravy Train'
In 1880, Melbourne, Australia was the richest city in the world, until it had a property crash in 1891, halving home prices and launching the nation into an economic depression that was longer and deeper than the Great Depression of the 1930s. According to Macro Business, it took 70 years for …
The Outlook For The REIT Sector In 2018
I always avoid prophesying beforehand because it is much better to prophesy after the event has already taken place. Winston Churchill As 2017 comes to a close, and as major real estate industry trackers such as PwC put out their predictions for next year, it is worth …
3 Things I Think I Think - Bubbles Edition
Here are some things I think I am thinking about: 1) Is there an emerging global housing bubble? Here's a nice perspective from UBS on the state of the global housing market. They provide a Global Real Estate Bubble Index that puts the highest risk markets in perspective. Their conclusions…
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund declares $0.05 dividend
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund (NYSE: AWP ) declares $0.05/share monthly dividend , in line with previous. More news on: Alpine Global Premier Properties Fund, Dividend news, , Read more …
Don't Trust Short-Term Price Gains
Its been almost a month since I responded to Rida Morwas recommendation to buy Alpine Global Premier Property ( AWP ) . Warning that the fund was unsuitable for long-term investors for a variety of reasons, I recommended investors instead consider other real estate closed-en…
Real Estate CEFs: An Overview Emphasizing Global Funds
A Quest for a Global Real Estate CEF As I noted yesterday, Im looking to expand my closed-end fund allocations to real estate, particularly real estate funds with an international slant. Cefconnect lists eleven real estate funds seven of which are domestic US funds. Four are listed a…
The Chemist's CEF Report - August 2017: The Case Of The Shrinking Discounts
Author's note : This article was released to members of the Cambridge Income Laboratory 1 month ago. For the inaugural issue of The Chemist's CEF Report (September 2016), describing the background and rationale of the Report, please click here . The Chemist's CEF Report is a bi-mon…
A Strategy For Sustainable Income From CEFs: Part 1
A Strategy For Sustainable Income From CEFs I recently wrote about my objectives and their implementation for sustainable income investing in my IRA ( My 7.5% Income Portfolio ). To review briefly: I am retired and past the age when I am must take required minimum distributions annually. T…
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fu... (AWP)
Alpine Global Premier Properties Fu... (AWP)