Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
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About Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan

Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan has been the managing editor for the TD Ameritrade magazine thinkMoney since 2016. She began her financial publishing career in 1999 as a staff writer for Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine, writing about stock, commodity, and forex markets; technical analysis; and trading strategies.

In 2001 she assumed the role of editor for Technical Analysis. Her responsibilities included creating content to educate retail traders and active investors. She has interviewed numerous prominent industry professionals and presented workshops on trading strategies at the World Money Show in Toronto, Canada.

Jayanthi received her BA from the College of Wooster, Ohio, and her MBA from York College of Pennsylvania.

 

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Trading VIX Options: Taking the Fear Out of the Fear Index January 10, 2022 10:15 AM   |  

The Cboe Volatility Index or VIX is often considered to be a gauge of investor uncertainty. Before trading VIX options, there area few things you should know.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
The Chartist: Fibonacci Time Series and Retracement Levels January 10, 2022 10:15 AM   |  

When trading options, you’ll need to look at price and time. Consider applying Fibonacci Time Series and retracement levels.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
thinkTank: Are You Using the Active Trader Tool? January 10, 2022 10:15 AM   |  

If you trade actively, one important consideration is getting your orders in quickly. The Active Trader feature on the thinkorswim platform could help.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
The Nuts and Bolts of MOMO Trading September 27, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Instead of jumping into a stock everyone is piling into, consider following a methodical approach to trade momentum stocks.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
thinkTank: Think Outside the Box September 27, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

When you look beneath the Analyze tab on thinkorswim®, you may find some features you may not have known about.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
Capiche: The Perils of Trading with Ego September 27, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

If you hang on to losing trades hoping for a big move, it could be your ego playing games. It’s hard to dodge, but a few steps could help minimize the effects.

2 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
Determining Trend Strength: Average Directional Index (ADX) Could Provide Clues September 17, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Whether bullish or bearish, the trend is your friend. Try using the average directional index (ADX) and directional movement index (DMI) to evaluate the strength of a stock trend.

3 min read  |  Charting
Volume Profile Indicator: A Different Perspective on Support and Resistance Levels August 26, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Learn how to use the Volume Profile indicator on the thinkorswim® platform to help identify potential support and resistance levels.

4 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
A Flicker of Light: Candlestick Reversal and Continuation Patterns August 24, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

Candlestick chart patterns may be helpful in identifying potential trend continuations and reversals. Some patterns involve a single candle; others are made up of a group of candles.

5 min read  |  Trading
Trading Against the Trend: Channeling Your Inner Contrarian August 12, 2021 10:15 AM   |  

When a trend is bullish or bearish, a reversal may be near. There may be no way of identifying the end of a trend, but you may be able to analyze the crowd’s behavior by looking at charts.

2 min read  |  Technical Analysis
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