Independent Financial Advice Since 1974

Lowell, Blake & Associates is an independent employee-owned investment firm built for discerning investors who value a candid, unbiased and customized experience.

At LBA we’re beholden to no one but our clients. We answer to no corporate parent. We rely on no Wall Street research and avoid all conflicts of interest. Our fees are clear and fair.

In short, because our only purpose is to guide clients to important financial goals, we never compromise our principles and won’t ask you to.

Our fees and policies are transparent.

Our recommendations are based solely on unbiased in-house research. We sell no financial products. We answer only to our clients, not to sales quotas set by a corporate parent.

Clearly transparent

Every aspect of our business is an open book – from fees to investment philosophy to fiduciary level of care.

Proudly conflict-free

We rely solely on in-house investment research to avoid all bias and conflicts of interest.

Stubbornly independent

With no corporate parent to please, we’re fully focused on meeting the high expectations of our clients.

Reflections & Observations: What a Difference a Year Makes

In this newsletter edition we cover the following:
– Blockchains: What Are They and How Are They Used?
– Ethical Investing
– Inflation: The Push and Pull of Supply and Demand
– Death and Taxes
– A Closer Look at the Balance Sheet
– A Paradigm Shift in Funding Markets


LBA Monthly View | April 2021

– Notable: Hubble telescope, vaccines, lumber prices, spring cleaning, RV sales
– Company Highlights: Amazon, PepsiCo, AMT, GOOGL, Microsoft, Alphabet
– On Our Minds: Time is the edge


LBA Monthly View | March 2021

– Notable: semiconductor shortages, TSA screening volumes, Chinese car sales, gig worker taxes
– Company Highlights: Keurig Dr. Pepper, Johnson & Johnson, Visa, Procter & Gamble
– On Our Minds: How has the ARK sprung a leak?