NFTRH & Biiwii's Unique Market Perspectives

Gary Tanashian of nftrh.com and biiwii.com successfully owned and operated a progressive medical component manufacturing company for 21 years, keeping the company’s fundamentals in alignment with global economic ... more

ALL CONTRIBUTIONS

Operation Twist By Another Name And Method?
The TIP/IEF ‘inflation gauge’ is still motoring upward after breaking above the SMA 200. If this turns the 200 up along with the MA 50 it could indicate a mini hysteria about inflation.
Read
Perspective On The Gold / Oil Ratio, Macro Fundamentals And A Gold Sector Bottom
With all due caveats about the non-stellar gold CoT data, I wanted to note a constructive situation in gold vs. oil, which is a key sector fundamental consideration.
Read
Macro Plan Still On Track For Stocks, Commodities & Gold
Treasury bonds and the risk ‘off’ trades are all keyed on the interest rate backdrop; and I am not talking about the Fed, with its measured Fed Funds increases.
Read
At The Junction Of Risk ‘On’ And Risk ‘Off’
If you’re not following bonds closely, you’re not really following stock and asset markets. You’re throwing darts. Using the 10 year yield we note that a bullish pattern is still in play, although bonds rallied hard this week and yields dropped.
Read
EC The Big Macro Play Ahead
This week something happened that has gotten me geeked out like at no other time since Q4 2008, when it was time to put the real precious metals fundamental view (as opposed to commonly accepted gold bug versions) to the test and go all-in.
Read
"Great Rotation" Ahead; Will It Be Inflationary Or Deflationary?
A yield curve bottom and a rotation to a steepening environment is out there somewhere on the horizon. It will either be inflationary or deflationary.
Read

Comments

Latest Comments
Another Chart Shows A Recession Is Coming
7 days ago

Absolutely a zombie economy. Created on a lab table. But I have learned to play the indicators straight and things won't turn until the 10-2 curve turns and interest rates top out at 3.3% (30yr) and 2.9% (10yr).

In this article: TNX
Another Chart Shows A Recession Is Coming
7 days ago

A declining yield curve moves with a boom. Period. When it bottoms, the boom ends. Period. Investors are not worried about paying high rates. They are too busy speculating in asset markets, taking money out of the short end and not yet concerned about either inflation or economic weakening.

In this article: TNX
"Prepare For Excitement!" One Trader Thinks Higher Oil Prices Will Save Us All
6 months ago

#Oil bouncing on price manip jawboning is a suspect FUNNY mental for the stock market. That said, I'm leaning bullish the casino atmosphere.

In this article: OIL
Silver Bullion On Sale After 10.6% Fall In Two Weeks
6 months ago

The news that was bearish for silver was a massive buildup in large speculator net longs and commercial trader net shorts, with the cherry on top being a recent bullish lurch by small specs, AKA the little guy.

The Stock Whisper Of The Day: SPY, AMD And BP
6 months ago

Ah, good points. Was just curious. FWIW, I agree. Also, it's a fad IMO. Some are good though; Chris Ciovacco comes to mind. Right to business with no b/s.

In this video: SPY, AMD, BP
The Stock Whisper Of The Day: SPY, AMD And BP
6 months ago

What do you hate about them? I think they can be useful... in the right hands.

In this video: SPY, AMD, BP
The A-Team
6 months ago

Although the chart's log scale is at work here as well, TK.

In this article: AAPL
Europe Will Climb That Same Wall Of Worry
6 months ago

Sir, your reputation precedes you. Good to see your article here! IMO the financial media need more macro and less day trading stuff.

Melco Resorts & Entertainment – Time To Cash In Your Chips
6 months ago

Nice article. I am not well educated on this sector, but have had my eye on WYNN. Your article helped connect some dots. Looking forward to more.

In this article: MLCO
Swamp Creatures Sack D.C.; Fed Drops MOAB On Wall St.
7 months ago

I believe the MOAB is because it is clear that we are now in the realm of 'fiscal' policy where before, the Fed had been employing 'monetary' policy. Wax on here and wax off there....

1 to 10 of 158 comments
1 2 3 ... 16

STOCKS I FOLLOW

AAPL Apple Inc.
AMAT Applied Materials Inc.
BSX Boston Scientific Corporation
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Total Dividend Fund
FARO FARO Technologies, Inc.
GDX Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF
GDXJ MARKET VECTORS ETF TRJR GOLD MINES
GILD Gilead Sciences Inc.
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
INDY iShares S&P India Nifty 50 Index Fund
INTC Intel Corporation
SLV iShares Silver Trust
XLE Energy Select Sector SPDR
Load More

TWEETS

LATEST ACTIVITY

Gary Tanashian Commented on Another Chart Shows A Recession Is Coming:

Absolutely a zombie economy. Created on a lab table. But I have learned to play the indicators straight and things won't turn until the 10-2 curve turns and interest rates top out at 3.3% (30yr) and 2.9%...

more
Gary Tanashian Commented on Another Chart Shows A Recession Is Coming:

A declining yield curve moves with a boom. Period. When it bottoms, the boom ends. Period. Investors are not worried about paying high rates. They are too busy speculating in asset markets, taking money o...

more
Gary Tanashian Commented on "Prepare For Excitement!" One Trader Thinks Higher Oil Prices Will Save Us All:

#Oil bouncing on price manip jawboning is a suspect FUNNY mental for the stock market. That said, I'm leaning bullish the casino atmosphere.

All Posts

PERSONAL BLOG

Latest Posts
Trump As Spectacle
I am actually concerned that we have put an unqualified spectacle in the White House; a product of American TV and leveraged ‘capitalism’. A media star.
A Treasury Trove Of Nuggets From The MSM
It is summer slack season, with no FOMC meeting in August and so into the void go our friends in the mainstream media, with all sorts of noise to distract investors.

Work Experience

Owner, writer, publisher
NFTRH.com
September 2014 - Present (3 years 3 months)

A discrete entity from Biiwii.com, NFTRH.com is used for protected subscriber content and some public content that is more technical, as opposed to Biiwii.com's commentary style.

Analyst, writer, publisher
NFTRH Premium Market Service
September 2008 - Present (9 years 4 months)

NFTRH successfully guided subscribers through challenging times, preserving capital in 2008 (NFTRH launched Q4 2008).  Then, we appropriately got bullish, first in precious metals and later in broader markets.  NFTRH manages all market cycles and is a best of breed market service, prepared for any market environment.

Owner, writer, publisher
Biiwii.com
June 2004 - Present (13 years 8 months)

Website launched in 2004 to inform the public of pressures building in the financial system.  These eventually came to the surface in 2007-2009.  Today Biiwii is more general market commentary related.

CEO, owner
Pan-Tec, Inc.
September 1983 - June 2012 (29 years 3 months)

Guided a progressive medical equipment manufacturing company through all economic environments.  This was vital experience in developing a unique global macro view.

Education

Publications