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Fisher Investments UK writes articles and views on the markets and economy.  Chairman and Director Ken Fisher,  wrote a monthly “Portfolio Strategy” column for Forbes for over 30 years, making him the longest continuously running columnist in the magazine’s 90+ year history. He regularly contributes to several publications, including Germany’s Focus Money; Denmark’s leading business newspaper, Børsen; the Netherlands’ largest newspaper, De Telegraaf; Switzerland’s leading business paper, Handelszeitung; Spain’s largest business website and newspaper, elEconomista; Italy’s third largest newspaper and number one business paper, Il Sole 24 Ore; France’s L’Opinion; Belgium’s La Libre; Austria’s Trend; Caixin—often referred to as the Bloomberg of China; the Hong Kong Economic Journal; Taiwan’s Business Weekly; South Korea’s largest business paper, Chosun Mint; Japan’s Diamond Weekly; and Singapore’s The Business Times. Ken authored 11 books, including 4 New York Times bestsellers—and has been published, interviewed and written about in publications globally. His research has been showcased in numerous scholarly journals, representing his commitment to original insight and analysis across the academic spectrum of investing. Any of the articles, books or commentary produced by the Fisher organisation may be available to clients through their Investment Counsellor.

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When Scarcity Of CEO Love Is A Bullish Signal For Stocks

By Ken Fisher, Real Clear Markets, 25/08/2021

Where did all the heroes go? Hero CEOs, that is. Late in bull markets, investors typically christen a slew of rising corporate leaders as near-infallible. They go gaga on these visionaries' views of a gigantic far-flung future their firms will supposedly dominate. But such romantic tales are hidden warnings. CEO celebration signals rising exuberance-the kind stretching expectations to unattainable heights. The good news? Lionized corporate leaders are near non-existent now-a sign this bull market isn't near a euphoric top.

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Unlike In Your Diet, Lots of "Fat" Is Great In Stocks

By Ken Fisher, Real Clear Markets, 11/08/2021

Earnings, earnings, earnings! Often, that is all pundits dissect. How much profit did a company report? Did it meet Wall Street’s expectations? Will firms’ earnings soar or sag next year? Fine questions! But investors stuck in this myopia miss a far better gauge of future growth: gross operating profit margins.

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