JJ Kinahan
Chief Market Strategist, TD Ameritrade

About JJ Kinahan

JJ began his career as a Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) market maker in 1985. He also worked for ING Bank and Blue Capital, and was Managing Director of Option Trading for Van Der Moolen USA. In 2006, he joined thinkorswim®, which TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. acquired in 2009. After leading the Educational Events team, he became Managing Director of Active Trader Services in 2009.

A 30-year trading veteran based in Chicago, JJ is a CNBC "Fast Money" guest and is frequently quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, and Reuters News.

As Chief Market Strategist at TD Ameritrade, JJ is a frequent contributor to The Ticker Tape. His column, Daily Market Update, helps readers prepare for the trading day ahead.

As Host of Real Talk with JJ Kinahan, a weekly talk show on TD Ameritrade Network, JJ looks at the big picture of trading trends and chats with key influencers in the trading world. Real Talk with JJ Kinahan airs every market day at 11:30 am and 1:30 pm CT on TD Ameritrade Network.

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Social Pressure: As Facebook Reports Q4, It's Revenue Growth vs. Regulatory Risk January 25, 2021 12:41 PM   |  

As social media giant Facebook prepares to release and discuss Q4 and full-year earnings for 2020, analysts may be weighing solid ad revenue growth versus possible regulatory actions.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Tesla Q4 Earnings in the Headlights. What's Next for this New Addition to the S&P 500? January 25, 2021 9:39 AM   |  

Looking ahead to this week’s earnings report and conference call, investors likely will want to hear more details about production and a recall request from U.S. regulators.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Earnings Palooza: Apple, Tesla, Microsoft, Facebook All on this Week’s Calendar January 25, 2021 9:19 AM   |  

This is one of the biggest earnings weeks of the quarter. About 20% of S&P 500 companies report, including Apple, Tesla, and Facebook on Wednesday afternoon. A Fed meeting and a heavy data schedule round things out.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Work at Home, Play at Home: Microsoft to Report as Company Bridges Old, New Economies January 22, 2021 4:37 PM   |  

Microsoft prepares to report as the longer than expected shutdowns continue to provide a potential tailwind to the company whose products help people work and play at home.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Taking a Breather: After Records, Stocks Fall Amid Worry About Coronavirus, Stimulus January 22, 2021 9:38 AM   |  

While there may be an element of profit taking in this morning’s retreat, it also seems like investors and traders may be worried about extended valuations, coronavirus restrictions, and the possibility for a smaller stimulus package.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Back to Business: Inauguration Optimism Spills Into New Day Amid Earnings Parade January 21, 2021 9:21 AM   |  

With inauguration behind us, the market turns its focus back to earnings today as Intel, IBM, and a couple of big railroads report. Initial jobless claims remain high, but fell from last week.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
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