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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Microsoft Q4 Earnings: Cloud Keeps Rising Above Other Segments Amid Stay-at-Home Trend July 20, 2020 11:07 AM   |  

After strength early in pandemic, can MSFT continue to thrive in its fiscal Q4? The company reports on Wednesday after the close, and, as always, cloud results loom large.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Warming Up: Wall Street Starts Off Slowly Ahead of Expected Busy Earnings Week July 20, 2020 9:28 AM   |  

With little in the way of major economic data this week, investors might be looking toward Washington and corporate earnings reports to provide a fresh catalyst.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Three-Peat? Despite Weakness in Tech, SPX On Pace for Third-Straight Weekly Rise July 17, 2020 9:35 AM   |  

Stocks look like they’re attempting a comeback early Friday after yesterday’s virus-related weakness. However, bonds are up and crude is down, possible signs that caution continues.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Could Worst be Over for Struggling Energy Sector? Q2 Earnings Seen Plunging July 17, 2020 7:00 AM   |  

Once again, Energy sector earnings are expected to be the worst in the S&P 500 as the COVID-19 crisis pushed crude prices to all-time lows.

5 min read  |  Sector Outlooks
Full Plate Club: More Bank Earnings, Retail Sales, Jobless Claims Compete for Attention July 16, 2020 9:20 AM   |  

There’s a full menu for investors today as Netflix awaits after the close. This morning includes earnings from Bank of America and Morgan Stanley, along with retail sales and jobless claims. Market has a weak tone early, but pattern lately has been to bounce back.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
“GILDing” the Lilly: COVID-19 Progress in Spotlight Ahead of Q2 Health Sector Earnings July 15, 2020 11:15 AM   |  

Earnings season could be interesting for the Health Care sector as investors await the latest word on progress from companies working on virus vaccines and treatments. But all this focus on COVID-19 has impacted medical device makers and other areas of the sector.

5 min read  |  Sector Outlooks
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