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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Partner Up: How Pairs Trading Works with Market Relationships and Correlations September 11, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

When a relationship between a pair of stocks, futures, or options gets out of line, pairs trading may offer potential opportunities. Here’s how some investors choose among many combinations of bullish and bearish positions.

8 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
thinkorswim® Tools: Top 5 Questions New Traders Ask About the Trading Platform September 3, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

Learn how to use some of the essential tools on the thinkorswim platform and understand how to add technical indicators to charts, maintain watchlists, place trades, and monitor positions.

8 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
When Calendar Met Vertical: A Diagonal Spread Tale September 2, 2020 11:52 AM   |  

Compared to covered calls and other basic options strategies, diagonal spreads don’t get a lot of love. But not only are they relatively straightforward, they’re also flexible and versatile. Here’s the story.

7 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
Viewing Options Volatility Through a Different Set of Lenses August 25, 2020 10:37 AM   |  

Volatility is a popular topic among option traders. But it can be confusing. Looking at volatility from the perspective of trading capital, past activity, and probability may help clear things up.

7 min read  |  Advanced Options Strategies
TTM Squeeze Indicator: Technical Signals for Option Traders August 21, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

How do you know when a consolidating market is about to trend? Consider using the TTM Squeeze indicator to help you decide if a market is going to switch.

2 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
Charts That Rule the World: A thinkorswim® Special Focus August 11, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

There's more to charts than looking at price and volume. Learn how to use these five charting tools as a starting point in understanding the many features available in thinkorswim charts.

5 min read  |  Charting
Analyzing Market Breadth: Kickin’ It With Old-School Indicators July 31, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

Looking for a top-down approach to analyzing the stock markets before jumping into a trade? Consider looking at market internals such as NYSE advances versus declines, the advance-decline (A/D) line, and the number of S&P 500 stocks that are moving above a specific moving average.

5 min read  |  Technical Analysis
thinkorswim® Trading Tools, Tips, & Tricks: Secrets from the Pros July 23, 2020 10:30 AM   |  

Hey, trader! Do you know all the trading tools in the thinkorswim® platform from TD Ameritrade? Some of our trader pros share their favorite features and how to use them.

5 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
Analyze, Chart, and Trade with thinkorswim Mobile June 30, 2020 10:00 AM   |  

When market volatility happens, immediate access is key for traders. Learn how new tools on the thinkorswim Mobile app from TD Ameritrade can let you chart, analyze, trade, and perform portfolio analysis on the go.

5 min read  |  Mobile Apps
thinkTank: Exchange-Traded Funds Analysis, SMA Stock Chart, and Stock Symbol Lookup June 29, 2020 9:30 AM   |  

Use thinkorswim to analyze exchange-traded funds, find stocks that are trading above a 200-, 100-, or 50-day simple moving average, and look up stock symbols quickly.

5 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
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