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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Inverted Yield Curve Deals Stock Market a Blow Amid Lackluster Economic Data August 14, 2019 4:48 PM   |  

After a brief but strong rally yesterday on the announcement that the White House would delay the implementation of tariffs on some goods such as laptop computers and cell phones, the market plunged today as the yield on the 10-year Treasury slipped below that of the 2-year.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Alibaba Q1 Earnings Come Amid Ongoing U.S.-China Tensions August 14, 2019 10:38 AM   |  

Chinese online retailer Alibaba (BABA) is scheduled to report earnings as U.S.-China trade tensions show few signs of abating, despite a recent softening of some of the upcoming tariffs.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
About Face: Stock Market Sentiment Reverses as Yield Curve Inverts, Data Disappoint August 14, 2019 9:53 AM   |  

Stocks aiming lower as the yield curve inverts between 2-year and the 10-year Treasuries and the VIX climbed above 20. Macy’s shares were down sharply on the heels of its earnings.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Stuck in Traffic: Uber Set to Report Earnings as Stock Still Under Pressure August 7, 2019 9:00 AM   |  

Uber is set to report earnings this Thursday after the close with the stock under heavy pressure and the company seen posting losses. Recent corporate news and a weaker global economy both could weigh.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
July Brought Calm Markets Amid a Flurry of Earnings July 31, 2019 10:15 AM   |  

July’s stock market saw low volatility as earnings season charged forward with generally better-than-expected results. Investors seemed to hold out hope for a rate cut from the Fed, which likely gave another boost to July sentiment as major indices tapped fresh record highs.

5 min read  |  Market Insights
What to Watch in August: Retail Earnings, IPOs, Fed Moves July 30, 2019 12:11 PM   |  

Next month, investors can keep an eye on any changes in the Fed tone regarding interest rates as well as earnings and the U.S.-China tariff situation.

5 min read  |  Market Insights
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