Jonas Max Ferris: wiki, bio, net worth, religion, wife Dagen McDowell.

Jonas Max Ferris is the go-to person on the Fox Network when it comes to money. The economic analyst, economist, and investment advisor is one of the familiar faces in the Fox Business Network. A panelist on the TV show, Cashin’ In, Ferris has been servings his role as an economic advisor for a long time. Even though Ferris is an expert on everything economics, his primary concern is the stock market. As the founder and editor of, Ferris’s advice is not limited to just TV screens. He offers regular advice to his clients and is a regular columnist in the New York Times. In this article, we take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Jonas Max Ferris. 

Wiki/Bio Facts

Full nameJonas Max Ferris
Date of birthSeptember 13, 1971
Place of birthSouthfield, Massachusetts, USA
OccupationEconomic analyst, fund manager, journalist, producer
EmployerFox Business Network
Notable worksIf the Trees Could Talk
Net worthOver $5 million (estimated)
Marital statusMarried
SpouseDagen McDowell (m. 2005)
ParentsArtists (names unknown)
Adopted dogChihuahua named Ramon
Zodiac signVirgo
Political affiliationUnknown
The economic analyst and investment advisor of Fox Business Network, Jonas Max Ferris
The economic analyst and investment advisor of Fox Business Network, Jonas Max Ferris

Early Life

Jonas Max Ferris was born on the 13th of September 1971 in Southfield, Massachusetts. Being the secretive man he is, Jonas hasn’t revealed any details about his early. The identity of his parents, and siblings if any, are a complete mystery to the media. The man also doesn’t talk much about his early life and his educational background. 

Professional Career

It remains to be uncovered what Ferris was doing before he entered into the FOX News Network. He joined the network in 2002 which also marked his first appearance on TV. Right after his induction, Ferris was asked to work as a panelist in the popular TV show, Cashin’ In. Ferris, who specialized in the stock market, was well-received by the regular viewers of the show. 

Jonas Max Ferris; Founder and editor of
Jonas Max Ferris; Founder and editor of

Following his success on-screen, Ferris established his website entitled, Through the website, Ferris attempted to provide regular information and updates to his clients regarding the stock market. It also featured as a single place for all news relating to the stock market. Down the years, Ferris also became a regular columnist for the NewYork Times. 

Getting into movies

Following his increasing fame, Ferris wanted to get into the movie business. In 2014, he served as an executive producer for the short drama, If the Trees Could Talk. The 24-minute TV drama was released on the 25th of October 2014 and was well-received by fans and critics alike. Ferris has also worked as a producer in The Evening Edit (2014) and Bulls & Bears (2000).

Jonas Max Ferris’s TV Career

If the Trees Could TalkProducer2014
Bulls & BearsPanelist2012-2019
The Evening EditSelf2018
Mornings with Maria BartiromoPanelist2018
Cashin’ InPanelist2002
Kennedy LiveFox News Contributor, Panelist2019-2022
Cavuto on BusinessPanelist2012-2014
The Willis ReportPanelist2013-2014
Cavuto livePanelist2018-2021

Net Worth

As of 2023, the reality TV star has an expected net worth of over 5 million USD which is certain to grow up in coming future.  His main sources of income are his appearances on Fox Business Network, where he provides economic analysis and financial advice. He also runs his own website,, which offers information and services on mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. He is also a producer of documentaries that explore various economic and social issues.

Personal Life

Jonas Max Ferris is long-time married to Dagen McDowell. The pair tied the knot in 2005 and have been together ever since. Dagen and Jonas met on the set of Cashin’In. Even though Jonas first worked off-screen, he got his chance once the panelists started rotating. During the same time, Ferris met Dagen and the pair began dating shortly after. And while there are no reports of Ferris’s previous involvement, it is well known that Dagen was married in 2001. The marriage lasted for 14-months and ended in divorce. As of 2023, Dagen and Ferris are yet to announce news of a new addition to the family. 

Jonas Max Ferris and his wife Dagen McDowell
Jonas Max Ferris and his wife Dagen McDowell

A bit on the wife

Similar to her husband. Dagen McDowell is a reporter on the FOX Network. An art major, Dagen changed fields and switched to journalism. Down the years, Dagen has hosted several programs including, Mornings with Maria and Markets Now. She has also been involved in programs like Your World with Neil Cavuto and Imus in the Morning. 

Jonas Max Ferris wife Dagen McDowell (reporter on the FOX Network)
Jonas Max Ferris wife Dagen McDowell (reporter on the FOX Network)

Physical traits

Hair colorDark brown
Eye colorBrown
Height5 ft 7 in (173 cm) (approx.)
Weight70-85 Kg
Body typeFit and healthy
Facial featuresOval face, thin eyebrows, pointed nose, thin lips
Skin toneFair
Clothing styleFormal and professional
AccessoriesGlasses, watch, wedding ring

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