About

Jack Bowers is the CEO of Independent Fidelity Investors, Inc., publisher of Fidelity Monitor & Insight. He also serves as chief investment strategist of Weber Asset Management and is CEO of Bowers Wealth Management, Inc. The two advisory firms have approximately $460 million under management. Bowers holds a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Washington State University.

Bowers founded Fidelity Monitor in 1986. Back then, he drew on his personal interest in investing and his engineering background from 11 years of employment at Hewlett-Packard. In 2009 he pruchased another long-time Fidelity newsletter, Fidelity Insight and merged the two in 2012 to form Fidelity Monitor & Insight.

Among newsletters tracked by the Hulbert Financial Digest, Fidelity Monitor & Insight is one of the top risk-adjusted performers over the last 25 years. During that time Bowers has been credited with outstanding performance by the Wall Street Journal, Money Magazine, U.S. News, The New York Times, USA Today and Investors Business Daily. He has appeared on the Forbes Newsletter Honor Roll twice.

Content from Jack Bowers

Fidelity Leveraged: A High Yield Idea
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In September 2016, veteran high yield bond manager Mark Notkin took over the specialized stock fund Fidelity Leveraged …

 
Fidelity Favorites: A Look Abroad
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This month, we’ve upgraded our ratings on several diversified foreign stock funds, reestablished a small stake ab…

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Fidelity Laggards Set to Rebound?
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Human nature being what it is, the temptation is always great to buy last year’s “winning” funds and …

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Top Picks 2017: Fidelity Select Telecom
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Jack Bowers, who focuses exclusively on Fidelity family funds in his Fidelity Monitor & Insight, looks to the tele…

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Top Picks 2017: Fidelity Extended Market
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Jack Bowers is an industry-leading expert focused exclusively on funds in the Fidelity family; here, the editor of Fid…

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New Manager Steps into Fidelity Value
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Jack Bowers is a leading mutual fund expert, focused on the Fidelity family of funds. Here, the editor of Fidelity Mon…

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Bower’s Bond Bets
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With investors largely unconcerned about inflation, yet clearly anxious about the pace of growth in the US and abroad,…

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Four Favorite Fidelity Funds
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Jack Bowers is a leading mutual fund expert and an authority on the Fidelity family of funds. In his Fidelity Insight …