President, CIO at The Practical Investor, LLC
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Anthony M. Cherniawski is a principal of TPI. He has a Bachelor of Communication Arts degree from Michigan State University (1972). His business experience is as follows: 

Tony Cherniawski’s early success in the investment business came from a chance ... more


E SPX Closes Beneath Resistance
SPX challenged the upper long-term trendline and Cycle Top resistance at 2804.43. It closed beneath Short-term support/resistance at 2756.04. The Model now calls for a new challenge of the lower supports with possibly different results.
E What’s Holding Up The Market?
VIX has risen above its 50-day Moving Average at 16.71, giving the VIX a probable buy signal. The Cycles Model now indicates that the rally may continue for up to two more weeks.
E SPX Intermediate Support Challenged But Holds
VIX challenged the two-year trendline and mid-Cycle support on Friday morning to complete an extended Master Cycle low.
E Markets React On White House News
Stocks fell in the morning as investors reacted to the departure of Gary Cohn, a former Goldman Sachs executive who was seen as a proponent of free trade.
E SPX Makes Key Reversal
Are you ready for a third 1,000 point loss day in the Dow Jones Industrials? It may happen as early as Monday. Volatility is not going away in the markets. It’s time to exercise due care.
E Markets On The Edge
VIX made an 83% retracement of its rally on Tuesday while making its Master Cycle low.


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SPX S&P 500 Index
USO United States Oil Fund, LP



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Work Experience

The Practical Investor, LLC
President, CIO
January 2000 - Present (18 years 6 months)

The Practical Investor, LLC has acted as a sub-advisor for other Investment Advisory firms as well as a free-standing Registered Investment Advisor. It publishes newsletters and article covering up to seven or more indexes worldwide.

Pension Specialist
Principal Financial Group
September 1976 - December 2006 (30 years 9 months)

Tony became the first 401(k) specialist in the Lansing area in 1983. His knowledge of the technical aspects of the 401(k). His knowledge allowed him to grow his business with more than 30 corporate (401(k) plans as well as defined benefit plans and profit sharing plans.


Michigan State University
Bachelor's Degree
1968 / 1972
Communications/Education Arts