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Trading Strategies for a Sour Stomach

Trading Strategies for a Sour Stomach

In the world of numbers and analysis, a gut feeling can seem squishy and out of place. But with trading and investing, there’s no denying that our gut instinct...

How to Neuter Your Trade with Options

How to Neuter Your Trade with Options

But add the terms “market” or “delta” and the real fun begins. Why? Because “market neutral” and “delta neutral” are trading terms—often confused, confusing...

Volatility Secrets: News for Show, Vol for Dough

Volatility Secrets: News for Show, Vol for Dough

Our trading days are filled with news—good news, bad news, news you consider important, news you ignore. Of course, how you interpret news is up to you.

Charts That Rule the World: a thinkorswim® Special Focus

Charts That Rule the World: a thinkorswim® Special Focus

No doubt you can find lots of charting programs out there. But seriously, why look further? Other than a back massage, thinkorswim® Charts can do almost anything...

How to Scan the Universe for Your Next Trade in 60 Seconds

How to Scan the Universe for Your Next Trade in 60 Seconds

Often, too many indicators can lead to indecision and antacids. But there’s a more logical approach to finding a potential trade and plotting a chart using just a few...

Ask Trader Guy: How the Options Look After a 7-1 Split

Ask Trader Guy: How the Options Look After a 7-1 Split

Hey, Trader! When I look at options, I usually see that out-of-the-money (OTM) puts have a higher price than OTM calls that are the same distance out of the...

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Floor Trader Pearls: Burned by Oil Rolls

Floor Trader Pearls: Burned by Oil Rolls

If you’re trading futures-based ETFs, beware of the “rolling risk.” These days, trading terms may not be as complicated as “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.”

Gear Head: It’s One Trading World. Let’s Share It

Gear Head: It’s One Trading World. Let’s Share It

With over a bajillion possible customizations available, thinkorswim® can be a little intimidating. Users often ask “how do I set up my platform like [insert celebrity...

Ask the Suit: Saving Traders, One Feature at a Time

Ask the Suit: Saving Traders, One Feature at a Time

My work BFF, JJ Kinahan, hooked us up with some amazing sponsor partners this year so we can bring our TD Ameritrade Market Drive events to even more...

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Cool Scripts: Create Your Own Dow-to-Gold Ratio

Cool Scripts: Create Your Own Dow-to-Gold Ratio

When asked to describe a widespread problem and then offer a solution I thought they meant for something like global warming. But alas, it was to solve a problem...

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