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Kate Howitt

Scarcity drives opportunity

Scarcity is a prime mover in capitalist economies. The scarceness of a good drives price movements, substitution into alternatives and innovation to create workarounds. The unfettered pursuit of these responses allows for the smooth functioning of the economy and means that capitalist societies rarely face the line-up-in-a-queue shortages that have become the hallmark of more controlled economies.

08 June 2021 | Kate Howitt
Three stock picks for 2021

Three stock picks for 2021

Kate Howitt join Morningstar's Lex Hall to share three of her stock picks for 2021.

19 April 2021 | Kate Howitt
Winning this war... and the next two

Winning this war... and the next two

Australia has had a relatively steady path through the pandemic with excellent science-based policy and implementation, low case numbers, and rolling but generally brief periods of lockdown. In contrast the US has endured a much more tumultuous path, making it all the more surprising to see their impressive progress with vaccination. 

19 April 2021 | Kate Howitt
Finding value with Kate Howitt

Finding value with Kate Howitt

Kate Howitt catches up with Morningstar's Lex Hall to discuss her investing approach, the outlook for Australian equities and where she's seeing value.

12 April 2021 | Kate Howitt
The new frontier

The new frontier

In the lead up to InvestorDaily's inaugural ESG Summit, Kate Howitt - Portfolio Manager of the Fidelity Australian Opportunities Fund, joins Lachlan Maddock to discuss the new frontiers of ESG investing and why companies are stepping in where governments are checking out.

03 February 2021 | Kate Howitt
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