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ISI Newsletter

Over the last 10 years, the ISI Model Portfolios have delivered high current income and protected investors’ principal. A dollar invested in our Medium Risk Portfolio would be worth $3.07 at the end of 2018. A dollar invested in the ICE BofAML US High Yield Index over the same period would be worth only $2.84.

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We limit our consulting to what we know best: bonds, convertibles, preferreds, ETFs and Closed end Funds. We seek investors whose goals are principal protection, steady monthly income and high yield.

About ISI Newsletter

The ONLY Newsletter providing ADVICE on BONDS, PREFERRED STOCKS, CONVERTIBLES, and other income securities.

The newsletter addresses the various fixed-income markets, not only with specific recommendations but also with specific guidance.

We will keep you up to date on a large universe of securities of past recommendations, giving you specific action-oriented advice.

We are proud to present our model portfolios' performance for the last 10 years.

Why Should I Subscribe?

Use the newsletter as the best source for self-directed investing and for building your own income securities portfolio.

With your subscription, you'll receive:

Monthly issues of the Forbes/Fridson Income Securities Investor, Click here for a sample.

Monthly Recommendations: Our best corporate bonds, preferred stocks, convertible securities, master ltd. partnerships, and closed-end funds. All with very attractive yields.

Martin Fridson's "Pick of the Month"

Access to the creator's of the newsletter for information on recommendations and investment strategies.

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Pick of the month

Each month our favorite security, for a variety of reasons, is featured on the front page.


Up to nine recommendations for bonds, preferreds and convertibles each month.

Featured articles

Reports on new developments in the fixed income market and educational pieces.

Corporate updates

Changes and developments for any company in which a recommendation was made.

Rating changes

Recent credit rating changes by Moody's and Standard & Poor's.

Interest rates

Updates on interest rate trends and where opportunities appear.

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Portfolio Management Services

Income Securities Advisors has a referral arrangement with an independent SEC Registered Investment Adviser, Lehmann Livian Fridson Advisors LLC, on fixed income securities on a non-custodial basis. LLFA has no affiliations with any underwriting, brokerage, or trust and is not a dealer or broker in securities. Portfolio management services are on a fee only basis.

LLFA focuses on income securities such as bonds, preferreds, ETF's MLP's, and Closed end Funds. We seek investors whose goals are principal protection, steady monthly income and high yield. We invite you to call or visit New York City office.

Meet the Editor

Martin Fridson, CEO of Income Securities Advisor, Inc.

Mr. Fridson was a corporate bond research director on Wall Street and is now Chief Investment Officer at Lehmann Fridson Advisors, LLC.

He has authored numerous articles on bonds and fixed income investing and has authored six books. He has guest-lectured at leading universites.

Mr. Fridson holds an MBA from Harvard, is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and is past president of the Fixed Income Analysts Society.

Martin Fridson