Follow the Leader?

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Diversification is the smartest portfolio tool that we have—but it’s not perfect.

Closed-End Fund Quiz

Test your knowledge by taking this quick quiz prepared by Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors, specializing in closed-end fund research, analysis, and investment since 1984.

"Vital Signs" Podcast: Joe Terranova’s Market Insights April 2015

Vital Signs
This podcast spans a range of topics, including upcoming earnings season, Eurozone central bank policy and the strong US Dollar.

The Global Reality of "Domestic" Investing

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40% of your "U.S." exposure is from overseas markets.

Even Quiet Markets Are Risky

Brian Portnoy, Director of Investment Education
This market has never felt so "safe". But is it?

Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

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