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Researching Closed-End Funds

April 19, 2014 by CI Staff

Resources for obtaining data and educating yourself on closed-end funds.

EDGAR

First Quarter 2014 by CI Staff

What you can find at the SEC’s EDGAR site for company financial statement filings.

Bond Resources

Fourth Quarter 2013 by CI Staff

Where to go to get in-depth data and useful tools for researching bonds.

Websites Dedicated to ETFs

Third Quarter 2013 by CI Staff

Where to go to get in-depth data and useful tools for researching exchange-traded funds.

Tax Resources Online

Second Quarter 2013 by CI Staff

Where to go for helpful tools and tips when filling out your taxes.

Corporate Announcements

First Quarter 2013 by CI Staff

Which sites will keep you informed about company actions and earnings forecasts.

Dividend Resources

Fourth Quarter 2012 by CI Staff

Websites devoted to providing information on dividend-paying stocks and tools for selecting among them.

Economic Data

Third Quarter 2012 by CI Staff

Where to go online to track the trends in domestic and global economies.

Tax Resources Online

Second Quarter 2012 by CI Staff

Where to go for helpful tools and tips when filling out your taxes.

Contrarian Indicators

First Quarter 2012 by CI Staff

Where to go online to find sentiment indicators that can be used to indicate the future direction of the market.

Technical Analysis Ed

Fourth Quarter 2011 by CI Staff

The websites that offer the best explanations of technical indicators and how to use them.

Company Financials

Third Quarter 2011 by CI Staff

The best websites for financial statement data, and where to get access to full company reports online.

Bond Resources

Second Quarter 2011 by CI Staff

The three best websites for information and data on corporate, municipal and government bonds.

Exchange-Traded Fund Resources

First Quarter 2011 by CI Staff

The popularity of ETFs has spawned the growth of ETF data and information online. Where to find the best sources.

Stock Repurchase Activity

Fourth Quarter 2010 by CI Staff

Where to find news on companies that announce stock buyback plans and the level of overall buyback activity.

Help With 401(k)s and 403(b)s

Third Quarter 2010 by CI Staff

Where to go online to find the information you need to handle your employee retirement plan.

Tax Resources

Second Quarter 2010 by CI Staff

Where to go for tax rules and forms, tax tips and calculators, and services where you can prepare and file taxes online.

Social Media

First Quarter 2010 by CI Staff

Where to go on-line to interact with other investors.

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Fourth Quarter 2009 by CI Staff

Where to go on-line when you are looking for education and data on real estate investment trusts.

Earnings Releases & Analyst Estimates

Third Quarter 2009 by CI Staff

Which Web sites can best help you track earnings announcements, earnings surprises, and changes in analyst consensus estimates.

On the Internet: Tax Resources On-Line

March/April 2009 by CI Staff

Which Web sites can best help you prepare and file your taxes, including general finance sites, tax preparation services, and the good old IRS itself.

Tax Resources On-Line

March/April 2009 by CI Staff

Which Web sites can best help you prepare and file your taxes, including general finance sites, tax preparation services, and the good old IRS itself.

Industry and Sector Data and Statistics

January/February 2009 by CI Staff

Where to go for statistics you can use to assess an individual company's performance relative to its peers.

On the Internet: Is My Bank Safe?

November/December 2008 by CI Staff

Where to go to check on whether your bank or credit union is insured, and which Web sites to visit for ratings of financial institutions.

On the Internet: Sites for Mobile Users

September/October 2008 by CI Staff

Where to get finance updates on your hand-held Web-enabled devices, such as PDAs and cell phones.

On the Internet: International Investments

July/August 2008 by CI Staff

Where to go for information on investing abroad, whether directly on foreign exchanges or through American depositary receipts (ADRs).

On the Internet: Market Index Statistics

May/June 2008 by CI Staff

In-depth data on market indexes--such as historical price data, composition, and fundamental data--can only be found at the Web sites of the index sponsors.

On the Internet: Tax Resources On-Line

March/April 2008 by CI Staff

Which Web sites can best help you prepare and file your taxes, including general finance sites, tax preparation services, and the good old IRS itself.

On the Internet: Commodities Trading

January/February 2008 by CI Staff

Where to find the best information and education if you are interested in trading commodities.

On the Internet: Mortgage and Refinancing Tips

November/December 2007 by CI Staff

Web sites that can help when you are faced with the complex home buying issues of lending, interest rates, payments, points and credit scores.

On the Internet: Web Sites for Message Boards

September/October 2007 by CI Staff

Message boards are gaining sophistication by allowing peer reviews and filters. Where to find the best sites for sharing investing information.

On the Internet: Web Sites for IPOs

July/August 2007 by CI Staff

Initial public offerings are on the rise again; these sites can keep you in the loop on important IPO dates and statistics.

On the Internet: Real-Time Stock Data

May/June 2007 by CI Staff

Where to find up-to-the-minute stock quotes.

On the Internet: Tax Resources

March/April 2007 by CI Staff

Where to find what you need to prepare your taxes at the IRS Web site and a handful of commercial sites.

On the Internet: Tracking Company Webcasts

January/February 2007 by CI Staff

Sites that organize conference calls, broadcasts and media resources in one location for easy investor access.

On the Internet: Retirement Planning

November/December 2006 by CI Staff

Where to find the information and calculators that can help you plan successfully for your retirement, no matter what your age.

On the Internet: Corporate Events and Activities

September/October 2006 by CI Staff

Sites that can keep you updated when a company issues an announcement or takes an action that can affect your stock.

On the Internet: Earnings Releases and Analyst Estimates

July/August 2006 by CI Staff

Where to find the most complete data on-line on reported earnings and consensus estimates.

On the Internet: Exchange-Traded Funds

May/June 2006 by CI Staff

Where to go for free or reasonably priced data on the popular ETFs.

Web-Based Stock Screening Services

May/June 2006 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Check out the strong combination of features offered at today’s stock screening Web sites. A look at 14 on-line services that can help you troll for prospective stocks.

On the Internet: Tax Resources

March/April 2006 by CI Staff

Quickly find the last-minute information you need at these Web sites that help with tax preparation.

On the Internet: 401(k) and 403(b) Web Sites

January/February 2006 by CI Staff

Where to get the best information to help you make decisions regarding your defined-contribution retirement plan.

On-Line Discount Brokers 2006

January/February 2006 by CI Staff

Use our comprehensive listing of the current crop of on-line discount brokers to find ones that offer the rates and services you need.

On the Internet: Web Sites for Contrarian Investors

November/December 2005 by CI Staff

Think you are the only one going against the crowd? Visit these sites to connect with other investors who take the out-of-favor route.

On the Internet: End-of-Day Data

September/October 2005 by CI Staff

Where to find the best on-line sources of historical end-of-day data.

Portfolio Management Software Programs

July/August 2005 by CI Staff

An in-depth look at 10 disk-based portfolio managers best suited for individual investors.

On the Internet: Web Sites for IPOs

July/August 2005 by CI Staff

Track activity in the world of initial public offerings with these sites.

On the Internet: Economic Data

May/June 2005 by CI Staff

These government and private Web sites can keep you informed of changes in the economy that may affect your investments.

On the Internet: Tax Resources

March/April 2005 by CI Staff

Our annual report on the current crop of Web sites to help with tax preparation puts the information you need at your fingertips.

On the Internet: Real-Time Data

January/February 2005 by CI Staff

A sampling of sites that provide real-time and almost-real-time quotes for free or at a reasonable price.

On-Line Discount Brokers 2005

January/February 2005 by CI Staff

Use our comprehensive listing of the 47 discount brokers that offer on-line trading to find ones that offer the fees and services you need.

On the Internet: Retirement Planning Web Sites

November/December 2004 by CI Staff

Where to get information on the basics of saving for retirement and tools for creating a personalized retirement plan.

On the Internet: Webcasting

September/October 2004 by CI Staff

Join the analysts and listen in on company conference calls over the Internet.

Comprehensive Web Sites

September/October 2004 by CI Staff

A look at 13 Web sites that provide a one-stop center for a range of financial information and tools on-line.

On-Line Portfolio Managers

July/August 2004 by CI Staff

Discover the nine investment Web sites that track your holdings and alert you to news on securities.

On the Internet: Portfolio Optimization Sites

July/August 2004 by CI Staff

Is your asset allocation right for you? These Web sites can help: They analyze your holdings and your goals and then suggest an optimal allocation.

On the Internet: Options Web Sites

May/June 2004 by CI Staff

These sites provide educational tools and materials for beginner and veteran investors alike.

On the Internet: Tax Preparation Resources

March/April 2004 by CI Staff

Ease your approach to tax deadline with these Web sites for tax information, forms and e-filing.

On the Internet: Exchange-Traded Funds

January/February 2004 by CI Staff

Where to get the most in-depth data on these popular products for tracking an index or sector.

On the Internet: Estate Planning

November/December 2003 by CI Staff

Whether you are a do-it-yourselfer or hiring professional help, these sites can help inform you about estate planning issues.

On the Internet: Info on DRP Plans

September/October 2003 by CI Staff

Use these handy sites for explanations of how dividend reinvestment plans work and which companies offer them.

On the Internet: College Financing and 529 Savings Plans

July/August 2003 by CI Staff

Where to get the best information and help when the need for financing a higher education arises.

On the Internet: Consumer Credit

May/June 2003 by CI Staff

Where to find information explaining what goes into a credit profile, and how to manage your credit score.

On the Internet: Tax Info Sites

March/April 2003 by CI Staff

Where to get your last-minute tax questions answered and find e-filing services.

On the Internet: News

January/February 2003 by CI Staff

The best in Web sites for financial news.

On the Internet: REITs

November/December 2002 by CI Staff

Where to find the best educational information and statistics on real estate investment trusts.

On the Internet: Webcasting

September/October 2002 by CI Staff

Where to get schedules and access to upcoming on-line conference calls broadcast by firms.