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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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Get JJ’s perspective

Solid Bank Results Key Recovery From Overnight Dip Ahead of Amazon Prime Day, Apple Event October 13, 2020 9:22 AM   |  

There’s a lot to look forward to today in the stock markets. Earnings season starts with strong results from Citigroup and JP Morgan, Amazon’s Prime Day starts, and Apple has its iPhone event.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Wheeling and Dealing: Mergers, IPOs and Heavy Trading Could Bolster Bank Earnings October 13, 2020 7:30 AM   |  

A more potent merger-and-acquisition environment, along with busy capital markets, might be helping some of the big investment banks as Q3 earnings approach.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Ray of Hope for Banks? Earnings Seen Rising Amid Better Data, but COVID-19 Still a Burden October 12, 2020 10:07 AM   |  

JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo, and Citigroup are in the vanguard of big banks reporting earnings this week, and investors might gain more insight into the impact of the pandemic by listening to their executives.

5 min read  |  Earnings Reports
Jam-Packed Week Includes Earnings Kick-Off, Stimulus Hopes, Apple and Amazon Events October 12, 2020 9:10 AM   |  

It’s one of the busiest weeks of the year on Wall Street featuring the start of earnings season, an Apple (AAPL) event, and Amazon (AMZN) Prime Day. The week starts with a stronger tone amid continued hopes for a fiscal stimulus.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Surprise Rally? Markets Advance, Volatility Ebbs Ahead of Election, Earnings Season October 9, 2020 9:29 AM   |  

A market rally enters its third day amid fresh optimism regarding stimulus talks. Meanwhile, a pickup in M&A activity could be a sign of confidence going forward. But earnings season and an election are around the corner.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
Worried? Markets Don’t Seem to Be, Clawing Upward Despite Recent News Tsunami October 8, 2020 9:19 AM   |  

Our chief market strategist breaks down the day's top business stories and offers insight on how they might impact your trading and investing.

5 min read  |  Daily Market Update
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