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JJ Kinahan

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JJ Kinahan is the Chief Market Strategist at TD Ameritrade. He began his career as a Chicago Board Options Exchange market maker in 1985, trading primarily in the S&P 100 and S&P 500 pits. While spending his time there primarily as an independent market maker, he also worked for ING Bank, Blue Capital and was Managing Director of Option Trading for Van Der Moolen, USA. In 2006, Kinahan joined the thinkorswim Group, which was eventually acquired by TD Ameritrade. After leading the Educational Events Team, serving to implement the instructional path for thousands of investors throughout the United States, in 2009 he became the Managing Director of Active Trader Services. He is also a member of the CBOE Arbitration Committee, OIC Roundtable and Board of Directors member at NYSE ARCA Equities and Options. His licenses include the 3, 4, 7, 24 and 66.
August 17, 2018 10:06 AM
What a difference a day makes. After a weak early start to the week, equities regained their mojo Thursday, with all 11 sectors solidly in the green. ...
August 16, 2018 11:38 AM
Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is scheduled to report fiscal third-quarter earnings before the market opens on Friday, August 17. After a big run last ...
August 16, 2018 10:24 AM
After Wednesday’s plunge, investors needed a little something to lift their spirits. They received two care packages early Thursday, one from Ch ...
August 15, 2018 11:44 AM
Even though the semiconductor industry has been on a tear these past few years, some analysts and investors are starting to question whether or not hi ...
August 15, 2018 10:49 AM
As summer slides toward autumn and the latest batch of corporate earnings winds down, investors apparently are returning their focus to geopolitical c ...
August 14, 2018 4:30 PM
Retail giant Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) is scheduled to report second-quarter earnings for fiscal 2019 before market open on Thursday, August 16.  ...
August 14, 2018 10:39 AM
Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) is scheduled to report earnings before market open on Wednesday, August 15. After several years of underperformance, M has ...
August 14, 2018 10:26 AM
With earnings season winding down, investors appear to be focusing more on geopolitical headlines once again. Stocks have seesawed amid worry over Tur ...
August 13, 2018 11:23 AM
Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) reports earnings before market open on Tuesday, August 14. Unlike most retailers whose busy time is during the holidays in ...
August 13, 2018 10:21 AM
An otherwise sleepy August week turned caffeinated ahead of the weekend amid turmoil overseas. Now we’ll see if the buzz continues with a fresh ...
August 10, 2018 10:03 AM
Geopolitical turbulence appears to be generating a flight toward “defensive” investments like the dollar and Treasuries amid general weakn ...
August 09, 2018 10:25 AM
Sometimes the market is more about what’s not happening than what is. Two major corporate deals got called off in the last day, potentially givi ...
August 08, 2018 10:29 AM
Even with the S&P 500 Index (SPX) near an all-time high, the U.S. economy humming along, inflation seemingly contained, and another strong corpora ...
August 07, 2018 10:45 AM
Is this thing on? Many traders were likely asking that question during a relatively quiet summer day on Wall Street yesterday. Such light trading shou ...