Ed Yardeni

Ed Yardeni

Formal First Name
Edward (Ed)
1950 - present

Dr. Ed Yardeni is a renowned economist, market expert and the President of Yardeni Research, a provider of global investment strategies and asset allocation analyses and recommendations. Dr. Yadeni previously served as Chief Investment Strategist and Chief Economist for some of Wall Street's biggest names. He served as Chief Investment Strategist of Oak Associates, Prudential Equity Group, and Deutsche Bank’s US Equities Division in New York City. He was also the Chief Economist of CJ Lawrence, Prudential-Bache Securities, and EF Hutton. Dr. Yardeni is one of the world's most experienced and widely followed Fed watchers. He held positions at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors and the US Treasury Department in Washington, D.C. A bestselling author, his publications explore trends in the economy and financial markets which are vital to a broad spectrum of investment decision makers.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • In 2018, Dr. Yardeni published Predicting the Markets: A Professional Autobiography, which is rated 4.2/5.0 on Amazon with 105 reviews.

  • He shares his unique insights into predicting the trends and cycles in the domestic and global economies and financial markets—including

  • stocks, bonds, commodities, and currencies—based on the first 40 years of his career on Wall Street.

  • He takes readers on a fascinating journey retracing the economic and financial ups and downs from the late 1970s through today. 

  • Along the way, he mines the lessons of the past for insights that inform how to be thinking about the future