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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AT&T, Verizon Earnings on Tap with the 5G Era in Sight July 23, 2019 10:06 AM   |  

Verizon and AT&T earnings may shed light on how the wireless services players are faring in an increasingly competitive environment. Verizon is focusing on the 5G era, while AT&T seems to be prioritizing media with the upcoming launch of a new streaming service.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
737 MAX Top of Mind as Boeing Q2 Nears, While F-35 in Focus for Lockheed July 22, 2019 11:27 AM   |  

Major defense and aircraft makers step into spotlight this week as Lockheed Martin (LMT) reports Tuesday and Boeing (BA) reports Wednesday.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Retailers are Gearing Up for Quarterly Reports: Keep WATCH on Stocks in this New Acronym July 19, 2019 11:06 AM   |  

Despite tepid earnings expectations for Q2, retailers may be a mixed bag. Some big-box stores continue to see growth, while many old-line department stores struggle to stay afloat.

5 min read  |  Sector Outlooks
Cloud Contest: Microsoft and Amazon Fight Battle As Earnings Loom July 17, 2019 8:48 AM   |  

The cloud business comes into focus as Microsoft reports earnings this week, followed by Amazon later this month. Both are competing for a huge government contract.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Netflix Faces Content Shakeup as it Reports Q2 Earnings July 16, 2019 8:30 AM   |  

Netflix, a dominant streaming service provider, faces rising competition from companies like Disney (DIS), and Apple (AAPL) as well as HBO, as it prepares to lose some of its content gems. Yet NFLX shares have continued to make strides.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
IPO Extravaganza Might Buttress Q2 Bank Results, But Weak Trading Weighs July 15, 2019 10:55 AM   |  

Big banks continue reporting this week, with Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, and Morgan Stanley all scheduled to share Q2 results.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
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