This valuable reference book helps individuals evaluate closed-end fundsand benefit from the one-of-a-kind investment opportunities these funds offer. The new Morningstar Closed-End Fund 250 provides unbiased profiles of 250 of the best funds, including top-performing international offerings. Each full-page fund report features: Morningstars famous star rating--How well has the fund balanced risk and return? Manager profiles--Who runs the fund? Historical data--Is this a proven fund or a flashin the pan? A special section highlighting insightful commentaries from Morningstar's editors and analysts.