Bestselling Author, Financial Columnist, Fisher Investments Executive Chairman

Ken Fisher has written ten previous books, including four New York Times bestsellers: 2006’s The Only Three Questions That Count, 2008’s The Ten Roads to Riches, 2009’s How to Smell a Rat, and 2010’s Debunkery. In 1984, his Super Stocks was the year’s best-selling stock market book. Others include 1987’s The Wall Street Waltz and 1993’s 100 Minds That Made the Market, both re-released by John Wiley & Sons in 2007.

Ken Fisher’s prestigious Forbes “Portfolio Strategy” column ran from 1984 to 2017, making Ken the longest continuously running columnist in the magazine’s history. From 2005-2012, his Forbes market forecasts were among the most accurate as measured by third-party CXO Advisory Group,1 the research firm whose “Guru Grades” rated the accuracy of publicly available expert forecasts on the stock market.

In 2010, he was recognized as one of the top 30 most influential individuals in the investment industry over the last 30 years.2  In 2011, he was recognized by Investment Advisor magazines IA 25 list of the most influential people in the advisory community. In addition, Ken Fisher is a regular contributor to several publications, including USA Today, Financial Times in the UK, Børsen in Denmark, De Telegraaf in The Netherlands and Focus Money in Germany.

Ken Fisher is the Executive Chairman of Fisher Investments, an independent, fee-only investment adviser with $100 billion under management.3 Fisher Investments maintains four principal business units, Fisher Investments Institutional Group, Fisher Investments Private Client Group, Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions Group and Fisher Investments International Group, which serve a global client base of diverse investors. The clients of Fisher Investments and its affiliates include over 175 large institutions and over 45,000 high net worth individuals.3 The firm’s wholly owned subsidiaries include: Fisher Investments Europe, offering its services to investors in the UK and Continental Europe, and Grüner Fisher Investments GmbH, servicing investors in Germany.

Ken Fisher’s hobbies include the history of Kings Mountain, California and 19th century redwood lumbering history.

Ken Fisher


About Ken Fisher

  • Wrote Forbes "Portfolio Strategy" column from 1984 to 2017 – the longest continuously running columnist in the magazine’s history.
  • Among top-ranked forecasters by independent 3rd party, CXO Advisory1
  • Recognized as one of the 30 most influential individuals in the investment industry over the last 30 years2
  • Author of 11 books, including 4 New York Times bestsellers
  • Founder & Executive Chairman of Fisher Investments, a multi-billion dollar independent, fee-only investment adviser.
  • Self-made billionaire, #200 on 2017 Forbes 400 list of wealthiest Americans.