John Bollinger net worth: John Bollinger is an American author and financial analyst who has a net worth of $50 million. John Bollinger was born in Montpelier, Vermont in May 1950. He developed Bollinger Bands and authored the book Bollinger on Bollinger Brands in 2001. His newsletter Capital Growth Letter provides technical analysis of financial markets. He started developing Bollinger Bands in the 1980s and they are intervals that are drawn on a price chart to define high and low on a relative basis. The concept was first introduced on Financial News Network without a name. John Bollinger purchased a microcomputer in 1977 and became involved in computer driven technical analysis. He was an independent trader before becoming Chief Market Analyst of Financial News Network from 1984 to 1990. He provided commentary for CNBC. Bollinger received the Technical Securities Analysts of San Francisco Lifetime Award in 1995. In 2005 he received the Market Technicians Association Annual Award and in 2015 he received the IFTA Lifetime Achievement Award.