Michael G. Pento is the President and founder of Pento Portfolio Strategies, and a well-established specialist in markets and economics. He’s a regular guest on CNBC, CNN, Bloomberg, Fox Business Network, and other international media outlets. His market analysis can also be read in most major financial publications, including the Wall Street Journal. Michael has worked at an investment advisory firm where he helped create ETFs and UITs that were sold throughout Wall Street. Earlier in his career, he spent two years on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Michael Pento created the Inflation/Deflation and Economic Cycle Portfolio that is focused on determining the location of the market across the five sectors between inflation/deflation and growth/recession.