The Legacy of James E. Stowers Jr.

More than 100 media outlets reported on the passing of American Century founder Jim Stowers Jr., who died March 17 at his Kansas City home, and paid tribute to his life and legacy.

March 19, 2014
  • The Kansas City Star
  • The Kansas City Business Journal
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • MarketWatch
  • The New York Times
  • Associated Press
  • Bloomberg
  • Reuters

Market Update

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update on CNBC's "Power Lunch."
  • CNBC - March 19, 2014

International Outlook

Global & Non U.S. Equity CIO Mark Kopinski interviewed with Bloomberg Radio's "Taking Stock" program and provided his perspective on the international markets.
  • Bloomberg Radio - February 12, 2014

Australian Banks

Senior Portfolio Manager Alex Tedder provides his outlook on the Australian banking sector.
  • Bloomberg - January 20, 2014

Real Estate Stocks

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown is featured in a Q&A interview with REIT Magazine.
  • REIT Magazine - November/December 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provides his outlook on equities.
  • Bloomberg TV's "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - November 22, 2013

CIO Featured in No Load Fund Investor

U.S. Value Equity CIO Phil Davidson is featured a Q&A profile about his investment strategy, our criteria for stock selection, portfolio turnover and his sell discipline.

Municipal Market Insight

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Permut is featured in a Q&A profile about bond insurance, bond pricing, muni fund outflows and 2014 outlook.
  • Bloomberg Municipal Markets newsletter - November 19, 2013

Retirement

American Century Investments® announced the launch of a new tool aimed at helping retirement plan advisors and sponsors assess plan effectiveness for better participant outcomes.
  • 401k Wire - November 19, 2013

Making Strides

Community Investment Program Manager Jeanne Greenwald discussed American Century Investments' Making Strides efforts.
  • WDAF-TV - October 23, 2013

Heritage Feature in Investor's Business Daily

American Century® Heritage and its co-managers were profiled.
  • Investor's Business Daily - October 22, 2013

Fixed Income CIO on Bloomberg TV

CIO, Fixed Income Dave MacEwen talked about current bond markets and outlook for 2014.
  • Bloomberg TV "Taking Stock" - October 22, 2013

Portfolio Manager on CNBC

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss offered his insights on the market.
  • CNBC "Street Signs" - September 20, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown provided insights on REITs.
  • Bloomberg TV "Property Players" - September 13, 2013

Pre-retiree Study Discussed on Bloomberg Radio

Vice President of DCIO Practice Management Diane Gallagher discussed the results of a study on pre-retirees' attitudes about their retirement savings.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Taking Stock" - September 10, 2013

PM Promotions

Chris Krantz and Jeff Bourke's promotions to co-managers of Select and Ultra, respectively, were covered by Reuters.
  • Reuters - August 23, 2013

Short Duration Inflation Protection Bond in TheStreet.com

Short Duration Inflation Protection Bond Fund is recommended for investors looking for shorter-term TIPS.
  • TheStreet.com - July 24, 2013

Real Estate

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown discussed his outlook on real estate with REIT.com.
  • REIT.com - July 11, 2013

Head of International Business Quoted

Head of American Century Investments international business Michael Green is quoted in an article on the cost of UCITs.
  • Ignites Europe - April 29, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Advisor.CA

Portfolio Manager Michael Orndorff provided insights on North America's hospitality industry.
  • Advisor.CA - April 25, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown provided insights on REITs.
  • Bloomberg TV "Property Players" - April 24, 2013

Social Media Study in Wall Street Journal

American Century Investments' fourth annual Financial Advisors and Social Media Adoption Study results are mentioned in a Wall Street Journal article on financial firms and social media.
  • Wall Street Journal - April 23, 2013

Stowerses to be Honored

American Century Investments' Founder James E. Stowers and his wife, Virginia, will be among entrepreneurs honored by the University of Missouri - Kansas City this fall.
  • Associated Press - April 15, 2013

Portfolio Manager in Canadian Business

Portfolio Manager Marc Scott commented on the coal sector.
  • Canadian Business - April 15, 2013

Portfolio Managers on Nebraska Public Radio

Portfolio Managers Michael Liss and Brian Woglom offered stock insights.
  • NET Nebraska Public Radio - April 15, 2013

Social Media Study in Investment News

American Century Investments' fourth annual Financial Advisors and Social Media Adoption Study results are discussed in an Investment News story.
  • Investment News - April 11, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Syndicated Radio Show

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Permut discussed muni markets.
  • "The Mutual Fund Radio Show" - April 6, 2013

Head of International Business Quoted

Head of American Century Investments' international business Michael Green is quoted in an article about how hedge funds are under pressure to differentiate.
  • Hedge Fund Review - April 2, 2013

Fixed Income CIO Quoted in New York Times

Fixed Income CIO Dave MacEwen offered commentary on inflation.
  • New York Times - March 30, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

CIO Mark Kopinski provided an update on international markets.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop. At the Half" - March 28, 2013

Portfolio Manager on KDOW Radio

Senior Portfolio Manager Bob Gahagan discussed inflation.
  • KDOW Radio 1220 Palo Alto - March 26, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update.
  • Bloomberg TV "Street Smart" - March 18, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Fox Business

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss offered market insights.
  • Fox Business - March 14, 2013

Chief Financial Officer on Ignites

Chief Financial Officer Jami Waggoner participates in a "Career Chat" with Ignites.com.
  • Ignites - March 11, 2013

Target Date Funds

American Century Investments' target-date funds topped five of eight categories grouped by retirement date, or vintage, according to the Bloomberg Riskless Return ranking.
  • Financial Advisor - March 7, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop. At the Half" - March 6, 2013

Dow Hits All Time High

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss commented on the Dow reaching a new high.
  • San Francisco Chronicle - March 6, 2013
  • Kansas City Star - March 6, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - March 6, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Fox Business

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown provided insights on the REIT industry.
  • Fox Business "After the Bell" - February 22, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

Fixed Income CIO Dave MacEwen offered insights on the bond market.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Taking Stock" - February 21, 2013

Website Enhancements

American Century Investments is featured in a Fund Action newsletter article about Corporate Insight's recent analysis of mutual fund websites.
  • Fund Action - February 11, 2013

Portfolio Manager on CNBC

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update on "Power Lunch."
  • CNBC "Power Lunch" - February 4, 2013

Dow Hits 14,000

Vice President of Personal Financial Solutions John Leis discussed the Dow reaching 14,000 for the first time since October 2007 with Kansas City's Channel 41.
  • KSHB - February 1, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Real Estate Portfolio Manager Steven Brown was the featured guest on "Property Players."

American Century Tops Target-Date Funds: Riskless Return

American Century Investments' target-date funds had the best performance among large providers after adjusting for price swings in three years ended Dec. 31, according to the BLOOMBERG RISKLESS RETURN RANKING.

Profile on Mutual Fund

Investor's Business Daily featured a fund profile on one of American Century Investments' mutual funds.
  • Investor's Business Daily - January 16, 2013

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update on "In the Loop with Betty Liu."
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - January 11, 2013

Real Estate

Ticker.com offered a fund Q&A with Real Estate Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown.
  • Ticker.com - December 20, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

U.S Value Equity CIO Phil Davidson discussed how he is finding value with Bloomberg Radio.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Hays Advantage" - December 20, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

U.S. Growth Equity Small and Mid Cap CIO David Hollond discussed finding growth in a low-growth environment with Bloomberg Radio.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Taking Stock" - December 6, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss appeared on "In the Loop with Betty Liu."
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - December 5, 2012

Accelerating Growth

CIO David Hollond and Co-Portfolio Manager Greg Walsh talked about the importance of looking at companies that have accelerating revenues and earnings.
  • Investor's Business Daily - November 20, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Real Estate Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown discussed the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the real estate market.
  • Bloomberg TV "Property Players" - November 16, 2012

Portfolio Manager on CNBC

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss offered his insights on the fiscal cliff.
  • CNBC "Power Lunch" - November 14, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss talked about the U.S. consumer.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - November 9, 2012

Jobs Report

CIO David MacEwen talked with USA Today about unemployment reports.
  • USA Today - November 2, 2012

Ginnie Mae

The November issue of Kiplinger's has an article about the features of Ginnie Mae securities; American Century Ginnie Mae Fund is cited.
  • Kiplinger's - November 2012

Volunteering and Philanthropy

Community Investment Program Manager Jeanne Greenwald discussed American Century Investments' culture of giving with Ignites.
  • Ignites - October 29, 2012

Making Strides

Kansas City Star showcased an American Century Investments' employee dying his hair pink to support Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Campaign.
  • Kansas City Star - October 25, 2012

Portfolio Manager on CNBC

CIO David MacEwen discussed where to invest with CNBC's "Closing Bell"
  • CNBC "Closing Bell" - October 25, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

CIO David MacEwen talked about fixed income investing in a low-yield environment.
  • Bloomberg Radio "In the Loop. At the Half" - October 25, 2012

Growth

TheStreet.com discussed how aggressive growth fund managers are looking at the market. American Century Heritage Fund is cited.
  • TheStreet.com - October 23, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

CIO David MacEwen discussed fixed income investing and the upcoming elections.
  • Bloomberg Radio "In the Loop. At the Half" - October 15, 2012

All Cap Growth

Portfolio Manager Michael Orndorff talked about the portfolio's investment philosophy and process.
  • Investor's Business Daily - October 15, 2012

Inflation

USA Today selected American Century Inflation-Adjusted Bond Fund as one of the top performing inflation-protected bond funds in the past five years.
  • USA Today - October 12, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss discussed the U.S. consumer and economy.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - October 9, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Fox Business

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown discussed his insights on the housing market.
  • Fox Business - September 26, 2012

Housing Recovery

CIO David Hollond provided his investment strategy on how to play the housing recovery.
  • Investment News - September 5, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

CIO David MacEwen talked about Europe and fixed income investing.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Taking Stock" - August 21, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided a market update
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - August 21, 2012

Saving for Higher Education

Vice President of 529 Sales Stacey Belford talked to host Krista Klaus about the importance of saving for higher education.
  • KMBZ Business Channel "Power Lunch" - August 17, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg Radio

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Brown discussed his outlook on the REIT market.
  • Bloomberg Radio "Taking Stock" - August 14, 2012

Stock Selection

CIO Phil Davidson provided insight on how he evaluates stocks when they underperform.
  • Wall Street Journal - August 6, 2012

Social Media Monitoring

Digital Marketing Strategist Jamie Needham discussed how mutual fund companies are monitoring social media in this Q&A interview feature piece in Ignites.
  • Ignites - August 3, 2012

Target Date Funds

Senior Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided insights on how to evaluate target date funds.
  • Plan Adviser - July 31, 2012

High Yield

Portfolio Manager Simon Chester discussed how high-yield has been attractive to investors.
  • Financial Times - July 31, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Portfolio Manager Steven Brown was the featured guest on "Property Players." He talked about health care REITs and how REITs are outperforming.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - July 23, 2012

CEO on CNBC "Closing Bell"

President and CEO Jonathan Thomas provided updates on how he is addressing client concerns during an uncertain market.
  • CNBC "Closing Bell" - July 20, 2012

New Mobile App

Vice President of 529 Sales Stacey Belford talked to KCTV-TV Channel 5 about the new mobile app that teaches kids about the importance of saving for higher education.
  • KCTV-TV (Kansas City) - July 20, 2012

Core Plus Fund featured on Ticker.com

Core Plus Fund co-manager Bob Gahagan discussed the strategy in this Q&A interview feature piece on Ticker.com.
  • Ticker.com - July 16, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss talked about the outlook for company earnings.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - July 11, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss talked about his defensive investment strategy for stocks and bonds.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - May 31, 2012

Portfolio Manager on Bloomberg TV

Portfolio Manager Steven Brown was the featured guest on "Property Players" He discussed regional malls and his investment strategy.
  • Bloomberg TV "In the Loop with Betty Liu" - May 9, 2012

Opportunities in Europe

Global and Non-US CIO Mark Kopinski discussed with Institutional Investor how he is finding investment opportunities in Europe.
  • Institutional Investor - May 2012

Municipal Bond Leader on Fox Business TV

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Permut provided a municipal bond update and talked about how investors can potentially gain from muni bonds.
  • Fox Business TV "Fox Business" - April 25, 2012

Portfolio Manager on CNBC "Street Signs"

Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided his outlook on investing in the U.S.
  • CNBC "Street Signs" - April 24, 2012

Social Media and Advisors Study

American Century Investments' Third Annual Financial Professionals Social Media Study was featured on Ignites.
  • Ignites - April 18, 2012

Fixed Income CIO on Fox Business TV

Fixed Income Chief Investment Officer David MacEwen offered insights on investing in today's fixed income markets.
  • Fox Business TV "Fox Business" - April 10, 2012

Low Yield World

The American Century Real Estate Fund made the Fidelity.com list of seven funds that are worth a look.
  • Fidelity.com - February 8, 2012

International Opportunities

Global and Non US CIO Mark Kopinski discussed international investing opportunities with Barron's.
  • Barron's - February 4, 2012

Portfolio Manager on CNBC "Street Signs"

Portfolio Manager Rich Weiss provided outlook on the economy.
  • CNBC "Street Signs" - January 27, 2012

Global Non U.S. CIO on Fox Business

CIO Mark Kopinski provided an international update.
  • Fox Business "Countdown to Closing Bell" - January 17, 2012

Real Estate Market

Senior Portfolio Manager Steve Brown shares his thoughts on the domestic real estate market with Investment News.
  • Investment News - January 15, 2012

Municipal Bond Leader on Bloomberg Radio

Senior Portfolio Manager Steven Permut provided a municipal bond update
  • Bloomberg radio "Taking Stock" - January 5, 2012

Commercial Real Estate

Senior Portfolio Manager Steve Brown discussed investing in the commercial real estate market with USA Today.
  • USA Today - January 5, 2012

Foreign Currency and Bonds

Money magazine reports about where investors can look for income. International Bond co-manager John Lovito discussed foreign currency and bonds.
  • Money magazine - January 3, 2012

Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Investment return and principal value will fluctuate, and it is possible to lose money by investing.

International investing involves special risks, such as political instability and currency fluctuations. Investing in emerging markets may accentuate these risks.

Opinions expressed are those of the portfolio manager and are not meant to predict the performance of any American Century Investments' product.