Kevin Hincks
TD Ameritrade Network Host, TD Ameritrade

About Kevin Hincks

Kevin Hincks is co-host of Futures with Lichtenstein & Hincks, a daily broadcast on TD Ameritrade Network, media affiliate of TD Ameritade, that provides market commentary and trading education. He regularly appears on a number of shows on TD Ameritrade Network including Morning Trade Live and Market On Close.

Kevin has been an active member since 1986 of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), and Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). He has traded in the GE pit of the CBOE, worked as an independent trader, and operated his own firm.

Hincks holds FINRA Series 3, Series 7, and Series 63 industry licenses.

 

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Decisions, Decisions: Understanding Option Probabilities March 28, 2018 8:00 PM   |  

Learn how option delta calculations and the Probability ITM (in the money) feature can help gauge the risk in an option position. Let TD Ameritrade guide you through the math to aid your decision making.

5 min read  |  Option Trading Basics
Piloting Your Options Strategy? Remember the Pre-Flight Checklist July 20, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Learn how to assemble and follow an options trading checklist.

3 min read  |  Option Trading Basics
Swim Lessons: Collaring Your Stock for a Measure of Protection June 29, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Learn how a collar strategy—a covered call and a protective put—might be a cost-effective way to manage stock risk.

4 min read  |  Advanced Option Strategies
Swim Lessons: Spread Your Trading Wings With Iron Condors May 11, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Vertical spreads are fairly versatile when making a directional stance. But what if you're stuck in a range-bound market? Enter...The Iron Condor.

3 min read  |  Advanced Option Strategies
Swim Lessons: Asking ‘What If?’ With the Theoretical Price Tool May 4, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

Learn how to stress test an options position by assessing changes in theoretical value under changes in volatility, time and price of the underlying.

4 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
Swim Lessons: Brush Up On Your Greeks This Earnings Season April 20, 2017 4:00 AM   |  

The sensitivity of option prices to changes in time, volatility, and the price of the underlying are commonly referred to as “Greeks.” Here is an overview of

5 min read  |  Option Trading Basics
Swim Lessons: Lost at Sea? The Risk Profile Tool Can Be Your Message in a Bottle April 6, 2017 12:00 AM   |  

While options trading involves risk, these risks can be analyzed, monitored and simulated with the thinkorswim® Risk Profile tool.

4 min read  |  thinkorswim Platform
Trader Routines Revealed: Nothing Wrong With Good Habits April 3, 2017 8:00 PM   |  

TD Ameritrade's trading experts share their daily routines.

6 min read  |  Trading Psychology
Singing the Low-Volatility Blues? Try Calendar Spreads March 23, 2017 3:00 AM   |  

This follow-up article to the introduction of calendar spreads demonstrates how the strategy can be effective in a low-volatility trading environment.

4 min read  |  Advanced Option Strategies
Rugby and the Art of Options Trading March 8, 2017 11:00 PM   |  

Much like rugby, options can seem complex, intimidating, and unorganized to the untrained eye. Swim Lessons co-host Kevin Hincks breaks down options basics.

5 min read  |  Option Trading Basics
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