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 Caught Between Support And Resistance
This week saw the U.S. dollar probing new lows, gold slipping under short term support and crude testing and head and shoulders neckline. What's next?
E SPX And VIX Make Key Weekly Reversals
VIX had a key reversal on Friday, making a new low, then closing higher than the previous weekly close. The news stories are still behind the curve on this one. And SPX made a weekly key reversal that may not get any attention until next week.
E SPX Fast Approaching Final Phase Of Rally
SPX made a throw-over above the upper trendline of its 5-year Ending Diagonal formation which may be the final phase of the rally. It's fast approaching an important 8.6-year Cyclical interval suggesting a potential Super Cycle turn may be at hand.
E SPX Makes All-Time High
SPX made a new all-time high on Tuesday, then sold off to Intermediate-term support at 2356.28 before closing beneath its Cycle Top resistance at 2385.73. This constitutes a reversal pattern that may result in a decline beneath support.
E Cycles Warn Of More Trillion Dollar Down Days
Wednesday was a trillion dollar down day in the world’s stock markets. Is it just a bump in the road, or a warning of something larger looming ahead? The Cycles suggests we take heed of the warning.
E VIX Hits Another Low As SPX Attempts New Highs
The VIX hits another low as SPX attempts new highs. NDX also makes new highs as the yen and the euro challenge support.


NDX Nasdaq 100 Index
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 (17 years 9 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