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Cross Asset & Quantitatively Driven Portfolios

Our thought leadership section provides our perspective on the markets. Please visit some of our published articles and podcasts below

CNBC TV Interviews/Media


‘Be mindful of your risk’: Money manager tackles Silicon Valley Bank fallout on ETFs (March 18, 2023)

These ETF strategies can help investors navigate a murky 2023 for markets (December 27, 2022)

Stay the course? Bear Market reminders for long-term investors (October 19, 2022)

This new inflation ETF is gaining steam. Here’s how it works and what it’s betting on (February 19, 2022)

Return of the reflation trade: Unpacking the big gains in travel and leisure stocks (February 14, 2022)

How two ETF pros are navigating heightened market risk (February 14, 2022)

Inflation will be the big market theme this year, two ETF experts agree. Here's one way to play is (January 7, 2022)

Value, cyclical trades should outperform in 2022 as inflation concerns persist, market analysts say (January 6, 2022)

ETF Experts on whether Cathie Wood and China could make a 2022 comeback (January 5, 2022)

2022: Year of the bond? Two ETF experts on what to watch (January 3, 2022)

China’s regulatory crackdown is creating value in parts of its market, investor says (August 7, 2021)

Freedom 100 ETF founder talks China’s regulatory crackdown (August 2, 2021)

Cathie Wood’s Ark cuts China exposure. What it means for other ETF managers (August 2, 2021)

Watch now: ETF Edge on how to invest in China and emerging markets as regulatory risks rise (August 2, 2021)


Shake-up in Chinese stocks raises questions over the future of international investing (July 28, 2021)

Market volatility is low — here’s the best way to trade (April 9, 2021)

Bitcoin ETF is ‘just a matter of time,’ market analyst says after SEC acknowledges VanEck proposal (March 23, 2021)

What the latest bitcoin ETF filing could bring, according to one investor (March 22, 2021)

High-yield, low visibility: Strategies for trading bond ETFs as rates rise (March 22, 2021)

John Davi on ETF Edge - Full Segment (March 22, 2021)

As GameStop plunges, Volkswagen’s 2008 short squeeze gives an idea of how painful it will get (February 2, 2021)

Dow drops more than 600 points for its worst day since October, S&P 500 goes red for the year (January 26, 2021)



Exchange Traded Friday's: Astoria Portfolio Advisors CEO on the Biggest ETF Trends of 2023 (January 27, 2023)

Zacks Investment Research ETF Spotlight Podcast: 10 ETF Ideas for 2023 (January 20, 2023)

Wharton's Behind the Markets Podcast: John Davi (January 6, 2023)

Single-Bond ETFs: Mad Dash for Yields (October 17, 2022)

Behind The Markets Podcast: John Davi & Bruce Lavine (July 15, 2022)

Orion's The Weighing Machine Podcast: Managing Investment Risks through ETFs with John Davi (February 22, 2022)

Astoria's John Davi Highlights Inflation Sensitive ETF (February 15, 2022)

Zack's ETF Spotlight: ETF Market Outlook & Picks for 2022 (January 14, 2022)

Trillions: Cooking Up Returns with ETF Master Chefs (October 13, 2021)

Behind The Markets Podcast: John Davi (January 8, 2021)

ETF Market Outlook & Picks for 2021 (January 8, 2021)

Zack's ETF Spotlight: 10 ETFs for 2020 (January 16, 2020)

Smart Money Circle: How This ETF Strategist Manages Assets For RIAs... (January 14, 2020)

ETF Prime Podcast: Astoria’s John Davi Recaps Year in Financial Markets, Looks Ahead to 2020 (December 18, 2019)

3D Asset Management's "The Good, the Bad, the Ugly and Recession After the Fact" Podcast (November 15, 2019)

WisdomTree/Wharton Business Radio's 'Behind the Markets: John Davi' Podcast (October 25, 2019)

ETF Expert Corner: Astoria’s John Davi on ETF Strategies, Current Market Environment with ETF Prime (April 2, 2019)

ETFs, Market Outlook, China, & Fed Rates Podcast with WisdomTree / Wharton School of Business (February 1, 2019)



Meet a Strategist: Davi at Exchange (March 17, 2023)

How the Night Effect Can Benefit Your Portfolio (February 21, 2023)

Astoria's John Davi on the Night Effect's Role in Portfolios (February 13, 2023)

A Day in the Educational Life of an ETF Nerd at Exchange (February 13, 2023)

ETF U: Designing the 60/40 (February 5, 2023)

Commodities and Climate: What 2023 Has in Store (December 15, 2022)

Meet an Advisor: John Davi of Astoria Advisors (December 5, 2022)

New Ways to Use Bonds: 3 Advisors Weigh In (November 1, 2022)

What’s the Right Multiple to Pay for Stocks With Rates at These Levels? (November 1, 2022)

The State of Fixed Income: 3 Advisors Weigh In (October 31, 2022)

Investment Outlook: How Much Downside Is Left? (October 7, 2022)

“The stock market stops panicking when the central bank starts to panic” (October 4, 2022)

Invest Cautiously for the Months Ahead (September 1, 2022)

Will We See a V-Shaped Recovery? (August 22, 2022)


How Inflation ETFs Operate (July 14, 2022)

Meet a Strategist – Astoria Portfolio Advisors (June 17, 2022)

Fed More Hawkish, Investor Sentiment Lows, US Treasury Yield Highs, Increased Volatility (May 2, 2022)

Q2: A Recession for Long Duration Assets but a Secular Bull Market in Inflation Sensitive Assets (April 26, 2022)

We Are in the Early Stages of this Inflation Cycle (April 20, 2022)

Old-School vs. Inflation-Sensitive Diversification (April 18, 2022)

ETFintwit Roundup: March 18 (March 18, 2022)

ETF of the Week: AXS Astoria Inflation Sensitive ETF (PPI) (February 24, 2022)

More Media Outlets/Other

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The Wall Street Journal

Investors Rush Into Quality Stocks (October 6, 2019)



ETF Battles: Which Factor Investing ETF is the Best Option? (March 19, 2023)

ETF Battles: Volatility Reducing ETFs Fight for Stock Market Dominance! (October 14, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which Dividend Investing ETF is Best? (September 2, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which Inflation Fighting ETF is the Better Choice? (July 13, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which Aerospace & Defense ETFs are the Best Choice? (July 4, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which Consumer Food & Beverage ETF is Better? Watch PBJ vs FTXG vs XLP! (May 1, 2022)

ETF Battles: Best ETF for Investing in Emerging Markets? Watch VWO vs. IEMG vs. FNDE vs. XSOE! (April 8, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which ETF is Best for Rising Interest Rates? Watch SPIB vs VCIT! (April 4, 2022)

ETF Battles: Who has the Better Growth Stock Fund? Watch Fidelity vs. Vanguard! (February 20, 2022)

Clean energy ETFs: Avoid ‘chasing high oil prices’ and invest in ‘what comes after,’ strategist says (February 15, 2022)

ETF Battles: Which Real Estate ETF is the Winner? Watch REET vs SCHH vs VNQ! (February 11, 2022)

ETF Battles: JEPI vs SCHD vs XYLD - Which Dividend Income ETF is Better? (December 19, 2021)

ETF Battles: DVY vs. TLT vs. VNQ - Which Dividend Income ETF is Better? (August 12, 2021)

ETF Battles: ARKK vs. QQQ vs. SPY - A Triple Header Clash! (August 6, 2021)

ETF Battles: QQQ vs. MTUM - Which Growth Stock ETF is the Right Choice? (June 27, 2021)

ETF Battles: ARKK vs. KOMP - Which Growth ETF is the Winning Choice? (June 20, 2021)

Inside ETFs AdBoard: Why investors are adopting an Alpha + Beta approach (June 1, 2021)


ETF Battles: 430% Gain in 1 Year?! Sorting Through South Korea's Best ETFs (May 3, 2021)

ETF Battles: Vanguard vs. Invesco: 4 Rival ETFs Battle Each Other - WHO WINS? (April 26, 2021)


ETF Battles: REET vs. VNQ - Which Real Estate ETF is Better for Growth & Income? (December 13, 2020)

ETF Battles: IPO vs. FPX - Which IPO Focused ETF is Superior? (November 23, 2020)

ETF Battles: DGRO vs. VIG - Which Dividend Growth ETF is Better? (November 13, 2020)

ETF Battles: GSLC vs. USMF - Which Factor ETF Offers the Best Growth Potential? (October 22, 2020)

ETF Battles: DGRW vs. DGRO - Which Dividend Growth ETF is Better for Income Investors? (October 16, 2020)

ETF Battles: ARKW vs. VGT - Which ETF is Better for Growth Investors? (September 24, 2020)

ETF Battles: DIA vs. VOO - Dow Jones Industrial Average meets the S&P 500, who wins? (September 17, 2020)

ETF Battles: VTI vs. SCHB vs. ONEQ - Who Wins the Broad Stock Market Brawl (August 24, 2020)

ETF Battles: HYG vs. PHB - Which High Yield Bond ETF is Better? (August 17, 2020)

Are Stocks Too Expensive? Here's Where To Find Better Values (August 13, 2020)

ETF Battles: NOBL vs. VIG - Which Dividend Growth ETF is Superior? (July 27, 2020)

ETF Battles: IJR vs. IWM - Which Small Cap ETF is the Better Pick? (July 13, 2020)

Look Forward (not Backward) when Investing (June 30, 2020)

ETF Battles: REZ vs. XHB, Who Wins? (REITs vs. Homebuilders) (June 11, 2020)

How to Construct an ETF Model Portfolio? A 5 Step Program (May 6, 2020)

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Asset TV

TV Interview:  Liquid Alternatives (December 17, 2018)

RIA® Channel

YouTube Interview:  Astoria Interviewed on Portfolio Construction, Fixed Income, Digital Assets, and Liquid Alternatives (December 4, 2018)

Advisor Perspective

Lessons Learned – How Defensive Strategies can Help During Market Pullbacks (March 31, 2020)

Online Interview:  Not All Quality ETFs are Created Equal (March 1, 2019)

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2020 Model Portfolios

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