The largest dividend stocks buys from Ken Fisher as of Q1/2013 originally published at "long-term-investments.blogspot.com".
Ken Fisher is an investment analyst and founder, chairman and CEO of Fisher Investments. In his asset management company he serves around USD 37.63 billion. His portfolio invested money on 474 companies; 48 of his stock holdings are completely new.
Ken has big investments within the technology sector but financial shares and consumer stocks are also very important for his asset allocation. His latest portfolio transactions show that he strengthen his technology and commodity side. He bought Cisco and Apple for the tech side and BASF, RIO Tinto, Vale and BP for his commodity bets.
Below is a list of his latest and biggest dividend stock buys as well as his most important portfolio positions.
16 of his 20 top buys from the recent quarter pay dividends and 13 are currently recommended to buy. He's a real large cap investor but has also some smaller companies. Summarized: Fisher has a very diversified portfolio.
Here is the full table with some fundamentals:
Take a closer look at the full list. The average P/E ratio amounts to 17.07 and forward P/E ratio is 11.20. The dividend yield has a value of 2.71 percent. Price to book ratio is 2.32 and price to sales ratio 2.18. The operating margin amounts to 16.38 percent and the beta ratio is 1.34. Stocks from the list have an average debt to equity ratio of 1.35.
Related stock ticker symbols:
VALE, BP, RIO, LQD, MCD, JPM, CSCO, AAPL, MTU, SYT, BAP, AXP, BAC, C, CSTR, FBG, VSH, RDEN