Book Chronicles Ken Fisher's 25 Year Anniversary in Forbes

The Making of a Market GuruKen Fisher's prestigious Forbes “Portfolio Strategy” column ran from 1984 to 2017, making him the longest continuously running columnist in the magazine’s history. Ken Fisher's longevity is underpinned by his insightful, concise, and often witty observations on investing, markets, stocks, economics, and politics-anything and everything to help readers become better investors.

"It's Ken's unique perspective on the world that makes him such an asset. Thankfully for us--and you--Ken's next 25 years promise to be even more fruitful than his first 25 at FORBES." 
-Forbes Editor-in-Chief, Steve Forbes

The new book, The Making of a Market Guru: Forbes Presents 25 Years of Ken Fisher, takes a look at Ken Fisher's impressive public record with additional hindsight commentary. How accurate were his many broad market calls, and how well did his specific stock recommendations perform? The book presents each of Ken Fisher's columns through the years so readers can decide for themselves.

The Making of a Guru truly carries readers on a journey through markets and history. A snapshot of Ken Fisher's forecasts and excerpts from the book are offered here on this site as an introduction. Be sure to pick up your copy of The Making of a Market Guru: Forbes Presents 25 Years of Ken Fisher today.

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About Ken Fisher

  • 32 years plus Forbes "Portfolio Strategy" columnist
  • Recognized as one of the top 30 most influential individuals in the investment industry over the last 30 years1
  • Author of 11 books, including 4 New York Times bestsellers
  • Executive Chairman of multi-billion dollar firm, Fisher Investments

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