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James E. Stowers, Jr.

American Century Companies

1958 - Present

Finance

Military ServiceAir Force
1950 b. 1924
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateUniversity of Missouri
Personal
Born-Died1924
BirthplaceMissouri (MO)
RaceWhite
FatherProfessional
Era - 1950

Stowers developed a proprietary and revolutionary computer modeling technology to analyze stock performance of target companies. His modeling program along with additional investments in technology became the cornerstones for his phenomenally successful family of mutual funds. From a starting investment of $107,000, Stowers built American Century into a premier investment house with over $80 billion in managed assets. His firm has consistently been named one the best managed firms in the industry.