Michael A. Gayed

Michael A. Gayed

Michael A. Gayed is the Publisher of The Lead-Lag Report, and Portfolio Manager at Tidal Financial Group, an investment management company specializing in ETF-focused research, investment strategies and services designed for financial advisors, RIAs, family offices and investment managers.

Prior to Tidal Financial Group, Michael was the Co-Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Strategist at Pension Partners, LLC, an investment advisor managing mutual funds and separate accounts.

He is the author of five award-winning research papers on market anomalies and investing. Michael was an active contributor to MarketWatch for a number of years and has been interviewed on CNBC, Bloomberg, and Fox Business, as well as the Wall Street Journal Live for his unique approach to interpreting market movements.

Michael earned his Bachelor of Science degree with a double major in Finance & Management at NYU Stern School of Business. Michael became a CFA Charterholder in 2008.

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Recent Articles

Home Depot Is More Important Than Nvidia Stock

If you want a real picture on how the economy is doing, focus on HD stock, not NVDA stock. Housing is a critical market indicator.

Uh-Oh. This Country’s Deflation Panic Is Sending a Big Market Warning.

China is just starting to panic about deflation as evidenced by its recent interest rate cuts. Here's why that could be bad news.

Rising Oil Prices Are Waving a Big Inflation Red Flag

Oil prices are on the move higher. If this trend continues, inflation will heat right back up and the Fed may be forced to hike rates.

Trade War 2.0: Renewed U.S.-China Tensions Could Wreak Havoc on Your Wallet

2024 election rhetoric is likely to make U.S.-China tensions even worse. And a renewed trade war would have HUGE economic impacts.

The Dollar’s Dark Side: Why I’m Predicting a Market Meltdown in March

The U.S. dollar is getting stronger. That poses numerous problems and threatens an extreme case of global financial instability.