Power Trading Radio - A Trader's Perspective on Investing in Stocks, Futures, Forex, Options Podcast
Power Trading Radio is a daily progressive trader focused program, hosted by long time trader Merlin Rothfeld, who offers expert analysis of the market from a trader’s perspective.  Fueled by Online Trading Academy, the show is designed to take average investors and give them the skills that they need for real success.  The show covers issues relating to Stocks, Forex, Futures, Options, Wealth Management, Retirement Planning, IRA’s and more.  http://www.powertradingradio.com

In his monthly appearance on Power Trading Radio, Scott McCormick breaks down his most recent market evaluation by looking at bonds, equities, currencies and commodities for clues as to market health and direction. Scott and Merlin also look at the current plan by the Fed to unwind their balance sheet and the potential impact it might have for the markets.

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Merlin and John start off by looking at the just released earnings by 4 major banks and offer insights on how this might kick off earnings season. Several listeners send in questions pertaining to cryptocurrency and recent comments made by major financial firms. The wrap up by looking at the recent comments by Fed president Janet Yellen regarding the unwinding of the Fed’s balance sheet.

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Sam Seiden joins Merlin to talk about his experience collecting institutional order flow in the trading floors in Chicago. The duo look at the psychology behind price and the impacts of volume and technical indicators.

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In his many years of trading experience, Michael Young has seen some incredibly successful traders, and some utter failures. What are the common traits of these 2 groups? Michael and Merlin talk about this and much more on this episode of Power Trading Radio!


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Damonte Owens is in town for the week to teach a Platform Immersion & Trade plan classes and decided to stop by the set to talk with Merlin. The duo look at the essentials of a good trading business plan which is critical to every traders success! Later they examine the charts of Nvidia and Baidu per listener request.

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Merlin spend the entire show fielding questions from viewers on FB & Youtube. The first block of questions all revolve around cryptocurrencies and their functionality. Later he looks at some forex currencies including the British Pound, Japanese Yen, Canadian dollar and more!


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Are cryptocurrencies for real? Should we be trading them? Merlin Rothfeld and John O’Donnell take a look at these great listener questions and offer their .02 on the ever popular topic. John does a great analysis of different “currencies” and how they stack up against each other. Later, they look at Tesla and the recent discussions about Elon Musk building the electrical grid for struggling Puerto Rico!

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ProActive Investing expert, Tillie Allison joins Merlin to discuss her perception of the current market and its perceived bubble in our current markets. She also looks at Apple for a listener and offers some target zones.

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PTR revisits Larry’s investment portfolio and takes a look at some of the methodology for stock selection. Larry talks about how he uses a Warren Buffet type of approach with OTA’s Supply & Demand Methodology. Larry and Merlin also look at fundamental analysis questions sent in by listeners.

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Merlin takes the alone time in studio to answer many listener questions. Questions range from how shorting works to setting market alerts, and institutional traders to cryptocurrencies.

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