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TD Ameritrade

April 13, 2021 2:41 PM
The initial public offering (IPO) market has been active—some would say hot—in recent days. CNBC reported that 2020 was the busi ...
March 22, 2021 12:43 PM
Commodity prices have historically run in cycles that often play out in a certain market’s own world—crude oil may rally, for example, whi ...
February 08, 2021 4:01 PM
Ever hear the expression, “Everyone gets their 15 minutes of fame?” It appears the longtime practice of “short selling” is hav ...
January 29, 2021 1:36 PM
Last year it was Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA). So far this year, it’s been AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (NYSE: AMC), Game ...
January 07, 2021 4:25 PM
People have debated for decades whether Wall Street rides faster on a donkey or an elephant. With that in mind, remember this: Stocks did just fine th ...
January 04, 2021 12:43 PM
Exposure to equity markets increased during the December IMX period. The IMX increased 15.7%, or 0.85, from 5.41 to 6.26 reaching the highest point in ...
December 17, 2020 1:11 PM
Written by Matt Whittaker, Ticker Tape Contributor Say there’s a company that, over the past 15 quarters has lost money more often than not, and ...
December 07, 2020 12:43 PM
TD Ameritrade clients decreased exposure to equity markets during the November IMX period. The IMX score decreased 0.28, or 4.92%, to 5.41 from 5.69 i ...
November 09, 2020 1:34 PM
Exposure to equity markets remained relatively flat in TD Ameritrade client accounts during the October IMX period. The IMX score decreased 0.02, or 0 ...
October 05, 2020 12:59 PM
TD Ameritrade clients continued to increase exposure to equity markets during the September IMX period. The IMX score increased 15.8%, or 0.78, to 5.7 ...
September 09, 2020 3:39 PM
Exposure to equity markets increased in TD Ameritrade client accounts during the August period. The IMX score increased 0.30, or 6.48%, to 4.93. TD Am ...
August 10, 2020 12:57 PM
TD Ameritrade clients increased exposure to equity markets modestly during the July period. The IMX score increased 1.76% during the period, or 0.08, ...
August 06, 2020 9:40 AM
Editor’s note: JJ Kinahan, Chief Market Strategist at TD Ameritrade, is out of the office this week.  (Thursday Market Open) Call it a ...
July 06, 2020 12:56 PM
Exposure in TD Ameritrade client accounts increased during the June IMX period. The IMX score increased by 4.6%, or 0.20 points, to 4.55 from 4.35 the ...
June 16, 2020 10:34 AM
Stocks came roaring back after last week’s sharp dip, with many traders noting strength in Russell 2000 futures. Small-caps have long been the u ...
June 09, 2020 9:29 AM
U.S. equity futures are trading lower Tuesday, putting a stop to the recent rally in stocks that pushed the S&P 500 index into positive territory ...
May 12, 2020 6:43 AM
Like to play Fortnite or League of Legends? You’re in good company, because esports have become hugely popular. And esports investing and esport ...
May 05, 2020 4:35 PM
You’ve probably heard people call it by different names—the employment report, jobs numbers, nonfarm payrolls—but they all refer to ...
May 04, 2020 2:18 PM
Exposure to equity markets decreased in TD Ameritrade client accounts for the third month in a row during the April period. The IMX moved lower by 6.2 ...
May 01, 2020 12:01 PM
The supply of bitcoin entering the market is about to be cut in half. This bitcoin halving isn’t some apocalyptic prediction; it’s just pa ...
April 06, 2020 1:54 PM
Exposure to equity markets decreased in TD Ameritrade client accounts during the March IMX period. The IMX score decreased by 19.38%, moving to 4.16, ...
March 30, 2020 9:59 AM
Markets are fundamentally human, and therefore fueled by human emotions, including anxiety and fear. When such emotions get excessive, market-wide cir ...
March 26, 2020 1:29 PM
For many filers, tax time can be a chore—poring through confusing forms and sometimes getting stuck in paperwork limbo. Missing data, a complex ...
March 18, 2020 11:42 AM
You’re not normally a rule-breaker. But violating the pattern day trader rule is easier to do than you might suppose, especially durin ...
March 09, 2020 1:57 PM
Exposure to equity markets decreased in TD Ameritrade client accounts during the February IMX period. The IMX score decreased by 9.15%, moving to 5.16 ...
March 05, 2020 12:20 PM
If you’re in your 20s or 30s, you might have only been in high school or college the last time the market cratered this way (during the 2008-09 ...
February 10, 2020 1:40 PM
TD Ameritrade clients increased equity market exposure for the fourth month in a row during the January IMX period. The IMX increased to 5.68, up 2.34 ...
February 05, 2020 12:03 PM
Coming up short. Getting the short end of the stick. Short-sighted. Those trite expressions might describe how people who piled into short positions i ...
January 30, 2020 3:32 PM
If you read a lot of financial news, you’ll see many daily market stories that focus on the performance of three U.S. stock market indices: the& ...
January 07, 2020 7:40 AM
TD Ameritrade clients continued to increase equity market exposure in their accounts during the December IMX period. The IMX increased to 5.55, up 7.3 ...