Category: Market Commentary

Why Diversification is So Important in 2020?

August 17, 2020

In this video, RFG Advisory CIO Rick Wedell takes a look at sector performance in 2020, sharing his thoughts on why some sectors are thriving, while some are merely surviving. In 2020, with the wide spread of performance among different areas of... Continue Reading >


What Do Shrinking Bond Yields Mean for Your Portfolio? | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

May 29, 2020

In this week's update, RFG Advisory CIO Rick Wedell dives into fixed income, explaining why the market continues to stay resilient in the face of this data. Continue Reading >


Tensions with China and Market Outlook for the Rest of 2020 | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

May 4, 2020

Tensions between the United States and Chinese governments over the response to COVID-19 are growing. However, the markets are holding up well and the gains made in April are remaining for the time being. As there are mixed projections on how the... Continue Reading >


Markets React Positively to Re-Opening Efforts in the US | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

April 28, 2020

After over 6 weeks of widespread stay-at-home orders for most Americans, the gradual process of re-opening economies is starting in some states, which has had a positive effect on US Markets as a whole. RFG Advisory CIO RIck Wedell discusses why realistic... Continue Reading >


How Will the Extension of the National Shutdown Affect the Economy? | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

March 30, 2020

President Trump announced yesterday that the national shutdown will be extended to April 30th, 2020. Although this is something we expected, it still changes the way the market may behave in the near future. In this most recent update, RFG Advisory CIO... Continue Reading >


The Future is Here. Join Us. | RFG Advisory

March 25, 2020

We didn’t plan for Coronavirus. But we did plan for the FUTURE. Four years ago, we were captive to one firm’s technology and non-sensical policies and procedures. We decided to break out from those constraints and build an RIA of the future!... Continue Reading >


How Liquidity Will Play a Role in Recovery | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

March 25, 2020

Legislation has finally passed by Congress to inject liquidity into US Markets and bolster consumer spending. It is the largest stimulus package in history, valued at nearly two trillion dollars. As the markets have seen the fastest 30% drop in history, this... Continue Reading >


A Mass Shutdown in US, What Are the Long Term Economic Effects? | RFG Advisory Market Commentary

March 23, 2020

Rick Wedell, CIO of RFG Advisory, brings you the latest update on the state of global markets entering this week. One of the most unique parts of this event is the mass shutdown of business in the United States for public safety,... Continue Reading >