financial planner walnut creek

Our Weekly
Market Updates

Weekly TGIF

TGIF March 30, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                                                                March 30, 2012 What a spectacular first quarter!  Best start in 14 years. And how about this: Apple is responsible for 15% of the S&P-500's first quarter gains, and virtually all of…
March 31, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF! March 23, 2012

 Thank God It’s Friday                                                                March 23, 2012 Spring has sprung as stocks continue to rise buoyed by rising energy shares and hot tech products. The country’s largest 500 stocks continue to demonstrate strength and resilience…
March 23, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF March 16, 2012

TGIF March 16,2012 March Madness or Market Madness?  Regardless, it's an exciting time around the country.  Just as the storied annual college basketball tourney tipped off, the S&P punched through 1400 while the Nasdaq and…
March 17, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF March 9, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                   March 9, 2012  The US Bull Market turned 3 today. Following the worst financial disaster since the Great Depression, America is roaring back while still fighting through the pain. The controversial intervention…
March 10, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF MARCH 2, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                   March 2, 2012  The tech rich Nasdaq Composite Index hit 3,000 this week, a level it hadn't seen since the bubble burst in year 2000.    In the late 1990s, investors enjoyed a period of euphoria that rivaled the…
March 3, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF February 24, 2012

The price of Oil continues its ascent, with West Texas Crude (WTI) now above $108, having risen $10 a barrel in 2012 already. European Brent Crude, which has maintained a premium to the US for…
February 25, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF February 17, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                                                      February 17, 2012 The 3rd Monday in February is also known as "President's Day" in the United States.  Some no doubt think of it as another ski day, or…
February 17, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF February 10, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                                         February 10, 2012   The Greek tragedy is getting more complicated as their Parliament is balking at austerity, and the Greek people have staged another violent rally in protest, something we…
February 11, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF February 3, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                                February 3, 2012 As we enter Super Bowl Weekend, stocks racked-up their best January in the 21st century. So, pass the dip and have a good time. Celebrate all the wins.…
February 4, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF January 27, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                           January 27, 2012 2012 is the Year of the Dragon. It started on January 23rd. In Eastern philosophy, the Dragon is said to be a deliverer of good fortune. Hopefully, this…
January 28, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF Januray 20, 2012

Thank God It’s Friday                              January 20, 2012 At Bedell Frazier, we’ve always been big fans of technology. We use it all the time to boost our productivity and stay ahead of the curve. We launched…
January 21, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF January 13, 2012

THANK GOD IT'S FRIDAY!                                   January 13, 2012 Happy Friday the 13th: A day that spooks many around the world. JP Morgan spooked the Market this morning with a revenue miss. Banks stocks have flown this…
January 14, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF January 6, 2012

Thank God It's Friday            January 6, 2012 2011 investment markets finished flat for the first time ever as measured by the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index.  Strange but true, the S&P ended the year exactly where it…
January 7, 2012
Bedell Frazier 2012 newsletter bannarQuarterly Newsletters

Winter 2012 Newsletter

WINTER 2012 NEWSLETTER Click here to read the newsletter as a PDF 2012 Themes and Outlook by Jude Bedell & Mike Frazier  A strong finish to the turbulence of 2011 demonstrates that bothU.S.Markets and the American…
January 4, 2012
Weekly TGIF

TGIF December 30, 2011

Thank God It's Friday                           December 30, 2011 With 2011 in the books, now is the time to make  resolutions for 2012.  To ring in the New Year, we bring you these valuable ideas from our Financial Planning…
December 30, 2011

We are financial first responders. During this time of crisis, we will continue to operate to serve our clients' financial needs.


Contact us today to see how we can assist you.

COVID-19 Update