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

Short term trader Scott Chrisan joins Merlin in studio to talk about the big waves thrown at the equity markets today. The duo discuss how the upcoming elections might surprise the global community and create more market waves! They also look at several listener questions about the S&P 500 and Bond relationships.

Direct download: PTR042417.mp3
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John and Merlin discuss the concept of the Permanent Portfolio vs. just buying the market. While it may not enjoy the huge market gains, it also is not a victim of major market corrections! This may be very appealing for those nearing retirement, or attempting to minimize risk.

Direct download: PTR042117.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:22pm PDT

Master trader Josip Causic is in Irvine CA this week teaching a platform immersion class. Merlin and Josip take a look at some powerful tools which help traders understand time and price relationships. They also talk about dividends and options strategies.

Direct download: PTR042017.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:25pm PDT

Merlin and Russ take a look at some of the pros and cons of using covered calls from an in investment & income perspective. Russ answers multiple listener questions on the topic and offers insights on when to use which strategy.

Direct download: PTR041917.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT

Merlin Rothfeld and Tillie Allison take a look at the concept of sector rotation and how it might impact your longer term holdings. Tillie also takes a look at the US dollar for clues of further direction.

Direct download: PTR041817.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:32pm PDT

Merlin Rothfeld welcomes Chartered Market Technician, Scott McCormick to talk about the use of technical indicators, and a quick analysis if the B.E.C.C. report. Scott uses different markets, including Bonds, Commodities & Currencies to help gain a greater understanding of market health.

Direct download: PTR041717.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:38pm PDT

John O’Donnell welcomes Kate Seabaugh, Sr. Research Analyst at John Burns Real Estate Consulting, to talk about some startling research on debt accumulation in multiple sectors in the economy. While the markets may seem robust, the debt numbers reveal the cracks in the system which could lead to a big market moves!

Direct download: PTR041417.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:37pm PDT

Larry and Merlin take a look at a listeners question about long term wealth building, and offer several suggestions on how to get started. Later, they look at several charts including Nvidia and Live Nation for trading opportunities.

Direct download: PTR041317.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:26pm PDT

Fresh out of his Core Strategy class in Irvine California, master trader Sean Reed joins Merlin Rothfeld on set to talk about some of his market observations in class today. Sean looks at how United stock bounced perfectly in between supply and demand zones for great trading opportunities in class. The duo also look at copper and the Canadian dollar for trading opportunities.

Direct download: PTR041217.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:32pm PDT

Currency market expert, Tim Pesut joins Merlin to talk about the current “Risk-off” mood of the markets and why it might propel the Yen even higher. Tim and Merlin also look at the Australian Dollar for potential trade setups.

Direct download: PTR041117.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:44pm PDT