Eaton Vance Tax-Man Buy-Write

ETB-N

NYSE:ETB

16.39
0.08 (0.49%)

Analysis and Opinions about ETB-N

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May 26, 2014

How do they select the stocks and does he get dividends, capital gains, or some of each? To see how they pick stocks, you would be better off looking at the prospective. If this is an actively managed product, and you are writing options against a component of it, he would have some reservations about the strategy. It is tough to be consistently good. You are getting both dividends and capital gains. Income from the option premiums is taxed in the US as either a short or long term capital gain. You are also getting dividends on the underlying stocks.

How do they select the stocks and does he get dividends, capital gains, or some of each? To see how they pick stocks, you would be better off looking at the prospective. If this is an actively managed product, and you are writing options against a component of it, he would have some reservations about the strategy. It is tough to be consistently good. You are getting both dividends and capital gains. Income from the option premiums is taxed in the US as either a short or long term capital gain. You are also getting dividends on the underlying stocks.

Richard Croft
President, R.N. Croft Financial Group Inc.
Price
$16.080
Owned
Unknown
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