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.

Real Talk with JJ Kinahan
Real Talk with JJ Kinahan
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Stocks Keep Scaling Records Amid Bumper Bank Earnings, Data, Lower Treasury Yields April 16, 2021 9:28 AM   |  

A lot has been going right for Wall Street this week, as solid bank earnings have added to optimism from bumper economic data and a surprise pullback in Treasury yields.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Netflix Earnings: Is the King of Streaming Still Securely Holding its Crown? April 16, 2021 7:00 AM   |  

Netflix earnings are on the docket for April 20 after the bell and, once again, subscriber add-ons will likely be center-stage as the streaming giant continues to spread its global footprint.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Rubber, Meet Road: Earnings Underway as JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs Crush Expectations April 14, 2021 9:20 AM   |  

It’s a big day for the big banks, with JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs leading the way on better than expected results. The market as a whole only rose a little, with more banks expected to report tomorrow and Fed Chairman Powell talking later today.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Big Bank Bifurcation: Strong Fundamentals Seen Supporting All, but Challenges Persist April 14, 2021 7:00 AM   |  

The second wave of megabank earnings reports starts Thursday and continues Friday, with investors expected to focus on both consumer banking and capital markets performance for the big companies.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Prices and A Pause: J&J Vaccine Halt, Inflation Read Under Scrutiny As Bank Earnings Loom April 13, 2021 9:22 AM   |  

One day before the start of earnings season, a pause in J&J’s Covid vaccine due to blood clots is weighing on “reopening stocks” early on. However, trading could be slow and muted today ahead of the big bank earnings due first thing Wednesday.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
A Flip of the Financial Playbook: Strong Q1 Seen For JP Morgan, Wells Fargo, Goldman Sachs April 13, 2021 7:00 AM   |  

Three of the biggest U.S. banks—JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, and Wells Fargo—report Q1 results Wednesday. Rising interest rates likely helped banks recover from a challenging 2020.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
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