Forbes Columns


2017 Columns

01.19.17 – Ken Fisher: For Defense Investments, Think Smaller And Cheaper
01.03.17 – Wowsers, Bewares And Dr. Jekyll's Hyde

2016 Columns

12.14.16 – Trump-Impervious Market
11.03.16 – Here Are Five Stocks--To Be Hopeful For
10.19.16 – Trump Or Hillary? Bull Market Either Way
09.14.16 – My Best Advice--32 Years In The Making
08.03.16 – Earnings Growth You Can Depend On
07.26.16 – Trump Or Hillary? Either Way, There's A Way To Profit
06.29.16 – For 2016 Stocks, The Only Thing To Fear Is Fear Itself
05.31.16 – Why Now Is The Time To Bet On America
04.19.16 – Why Uncertainty Is Good For Stocks
02.29.16 – Ken Fisher: Why My Losers May Be Your Winners
01.18.16 – Your 2016 Portfolio Playbook

2015 Columns

12.14.15 – Back To The Future The Bull Rumbles Forward
11.02.15 – Irrational Fears You Can Bank On
09.28.15 – Yes, The Markets Are Volatile--That's A Good Thing
08.17.15 – Five Ways To Win From Money Losers
07.20.15 – Bet On The Bulls, Not The Sheep
06.29.15 – Hillary Clinton Stock Market Bets
05.25.15 – Five Market Trends You Can Bank On
04.13.15 – You've Got Questions? I've Got Answers
03.02.15 – Tech's Sneaky Market Dividend
02.09.15 – Why Foreign Stocks Are Primed For A Comeback
01.19.15 – The 2015 Forecast: Another Year To Thrive

2014 Columns

12.01.14 – Ken Fisher: Why I Hate Annuities
11.03.14 – The Secret Indicator That Bulls Will Love
09.29.14 – Investment, Un-American Style
08.18.14 – Just Your Run-Of-The-Mill Blockbuster Returns
07.21.14 – 389 Lessons, and Counting
06.30.14 – Investors: Expect a Great Fourth Quarter
05.26.14 – The Bull Of The High Seas
04.14.14 – Only Two Things Can Stop The Bull Market
03.03.14 – Big, Fat, Gross, My Kinda Stocks!
02.10.14 – All Or Nothing In 2014
01.20.14 – The Big (Bull) Surprise For 2014

2013 Columns

12.16.13 – Turning $1,000 Into $42 Million
11.18.13 – Meet The Magic Indicator: The LEI Don’t Lie
10.28.13 – Betting Against Bernanke
09.23.13 – Google and 5 Other Big Cap Standouts
08.12.13 – 6 Great British Stocks For Bulls and Bears
07.15.13 – 5 Fantastic Stocks For Fretters
06.24.13 – Why Canada Is A Buy
05.27.13 – Don’t Pigeonhole Your Stocks
04.15.13 – Apple And 7 Other Sit-On-Your-Hands Stocks
03.04.13 – Debunking 5 Common Investor Dilemmas
02.11.13 – Why Size Matters In Stock Picking
01.21.13 – Don’t Be A Cud Chewer In 2013

2012 Columns

11.26.12 – Best Ideas 2013: Ken Fisher Says Buy Pfizer But Don’t Bag This Supermarket Chain
11.1.12 – Five Megacaps Romney And Obama Can’t Touch
10.3.12 – Too Big To Fail Stocks
09.24.12 - Five Big Stocks For A Late-Stage Bull Market
08.20.12 - Buying Beyond What You Know
07.16.12 - Five Classic Dividend Stocks
06.04.12 - Best Summer Stocks And Books
05.07.12 - Buy Pets, Tractors And Three Tech Stocks
04.09.12 - Seven Election Year Chinese Stocks
02.27.12 - Hit The Refresh Button
01.16.12 - Give 'Em the Finger

2011 Columns

12.19.11 - Ship of Tools
11.21.11 - Read The Tea Leaves Correctly
10.24.11 - Be Bullish Even If Obama Wins
09.26.11 - Déjà Vu Stock Market
08.22.11 - Set Your Phaser To Buy
07.18.11 - Ghosts Around Every Corner
06.06.11 - Prospering Inside The Fretting Zone
05.09.11 - Portfolio Juice From Hero CEOs
04.11.11 - Buying Hipsters And Nerds
03.14.11 - Buy American In 2011
02.14.11 - A Year For Stock Pickers

2010 Columns

12.30.10 - Find Stocks Like Tim, Tim and Timken
12.20.10 - Gridlock Is Good for Stocks
10.25.10 - Dividend Stocks From a Pollyanna
09.13.10 - Buy On Dip Fears
08.30.10 - Fund Traders Are From Mars
07.19.10 - Energy Under Our Feet
06.07.10 - Mountains and Molehills
05.10.10 - Those Bullish Spreads
04.12.10 - Bull Market, Chapter Two
03.15.10 - The Golden Question
02.08.10 - Recovery, Part Two
01.18.10 - A Grateful Dead Year

2009 Columns

12.14.09 - The Old Normal
11.02.09 - Viva The V
09.21.09 - Buy Into Fossil Fuels
08.05.09 - The Bear Market is Over
07.13.09 - Quarter-Century Mark
06.22.09 - The Obama Effect
05.06.09 - Blink And You'll Miss It
04.27.09 - Lift Up Your Eyes
03.30.09 - Get A Grip On Your Fears
02.16.09 - Anticipate the V
01.12.09 - Be A Bad News Bull

2008 Columns

12.22.08 - Media Mayhem
11.24.08 - Pessimism and the Rebound
10.27.08 - Stock to Survive On
09.29.08 - The Unbubble
09.01.08 - Five Blue Chips
07.21.08 - Don't Fret About the Fed
06.16.08 - A Stock for Eco-Nuts
05.19.08 - Bully For Obama
04.21.08 - Dear Abby
03.24.08 - Crunch Mythology
02.25.08 - 1998 Redux
01.28.08 - We're Too Gloomy

2007 Columns

12.10.07 - Another New Era
11.12.07 - Put Some Money in Japan
10.15.07 - Credit Goblins
09.17.07 - The Fall 2007 Rally
08.13.07 - The First and the Best
07.02.07 - The Media Monitor
06.04.07 - Thanks for Not Legislating
05.07.07 - Never Before!
04.16.07 - Don't Worry
03.26.07 - Takeover Targets
02.26.07 - Housing Boom!
01.29.07 - A Broken Record

2006 Columns

12.11.06 - When Turkeys Fly
11.13.06 - The Rangel Factor
10.16.06 - Fear Will Fade
09.18.06 - The November Surprise
08.14.06 - The Short, Sharp Shock
07.03.06 - No News is Good News
06.05.06 - Surviving Rate Rises
05.08.06 - Feel the Force
04.17.06 - Lessons from Lurie
03.27.06 - Take My Stock, Please
02.27.06 - A Replay of 1995?
01.30.06 - I Still Hate Funds

2005 Columns

12.26.05 - The Integrity Premium
1.28.05 - Buy That Earnings Yield
10.17.05 - Three Questions That Count
09.19.05 - You Bought A What?
08.15.05 - Stop Fretting About Oil
07.04.05 - Bubblenomics
06.06.05 - Do Your Own M&A
05.09.05 - That Wall Of Worry
04.18.05 - Surprise - America Owes Too Little
03.28.05 - End Your Gloom
02.28.05 - It's a Beautiful World
01.31.05 - Give It Time

2004 Columns

12.27.04 - Pray for Deficits
11.29.04 - The Coming Melt-Up
11.01.04 - When Earnings Are Cheap
10.04.04 - Those Bearish Brits
09.06.04 - Stocks for an Iffy Investor
07.26.04 - Value Made Easy
06.21.04 - Road Map 2004
05.26.04 - The Benign-Rate Scenario
04.26.04 - Philip A. Fisher, 1907-2004.
04.12.04 - My WAG Model
03.15.04 - Bush's Bull Market
02.16.04 - A Lucky Year
01.12.04 - The Great Humiliator

2003 Columns

12.08.03 - A Three-Year Bull Market
11.10.03 - Don't Sweat Small Moves
09.29.03 - Valuation Myths
09.29.03 - Professors and Markets
07.21.03 - Dumb Bears II
06.23.03 - Volatility, the Good Kind
05.26.03 - Greed Is Good
04.28.03 - Crash and Opportunity
03.31.03 - Buy Money Managers
03.03.03 - The Bipolar Market
02.03.03 - Next Year Will Be Better
01.06.03 - Three's The Charm

2002 Columns

12.09.02 - Not Bonds, Books
11.11.02 - The P/E Myth
0.14.02 - Five More Reasons To Buy
09.16.02 - A Beautiful Market
08.12.02 - Four Dangerous Words
07.08.02 - Buy Stocks
05.27.02 - Controlled Risk
04.29.02 - Buy Now
04.01.02 - Myopia
03.04.02 - Fatigue-O-Meter
02.04.02 - 2002: Another Down Year
01.07.02 - Troubling Questions

2001 Columns

12.10.01 - Bottoming Out
11.12.01 - Wacky Forecasts
10.15.01 - What HP Says About the Market
09.17.01 - Mad Magazine Investors
08.20.01 - I Hate Funds
07.23.01 - The Lone Ranger
06.11.01 - Bear Market Corrections
05.14.01 - Fall Till The Fall
04.16.01 - Bears, Bush and Greenspan
03.19.01 - Bear Market!
02.19.01 - Lucky Again in 2000
01.22.01 - Tech 2001

2000 Columns

11.27.00 - America Versus The World
10.30.00 - Portfolio Strategy
10.02.00 - The Luck God
07.03.00 - How To Get Richer
05.29.00 - What To Do About Tech
05.01.00 - Downturn Insurance
04.03.00 - Break Their Crystal Balls
03.06.00 - 1980 Revisited
02.07.00 - Good and Lucky
01.10.00 - Against The Odds

1999 Columns

12.13.99 - The Index Sirens
11.15.99 - Never Say Dow
10.18.99 - Greater Fools
09.20.99 - Small-Stock Fantasies
08.23.99 - The Broken Bond
07.26.99 - Investing For Acrophobics
06.14.99 - Adaptability
05.17.99 - Not Your Average Joe
04.19.99 - Bet Against The Experts
03.22.99 - Why Big Gets Bigger
02.22.99 - The Case Against Index Funds
01.25.99 - Report Card 1998

1998 Columns

12.28.98 - Bullish for '99
11.30.98 - Pick a Strategy and Stick With It
10.05.98 - Don't Let'Em Scare You Out of Stocks
09.21.98 - Stay Cool
09.07.98 - Complain All You Want
08.10.98 - Dumb is Beautiful
07.06.98 - News You Can't Use
06.01.98 - 1998 Looks Like 1958
05.04.98 - This Bull Ain't Tired
04.06.98 - The Dance of the Elephants
02.09.98 - A Passing Storm
01.12.98 - The Bull Market's Not Over

1997 Columns

12.15.97 - Buy High, Sell Small
12.01.97 - Go Slow: Inflation Ahead