Did you hear? Barron’s named TD Ameritrade
among the best for “Options Traders”
and “Frequent Traders.”2
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See the market in a whole new light. Maybe you’ve heard that before. But Fast Beta really shines. This proprietary TD Ameritrade study, where more recent pricing data has a greater impact than older pricing data, is especially useful when analyzing securities that become more volatile or break out of historical trends.
Finding the perfect technical indicator can be challenging to say the least. With thinkScript, you can manipulate existing charts and studies. Or create your own and even name them after yourself. The power of analytics is in your hands now.
This kind of hacking won’t land you behind bars. But it will help you crack the hacking code to find the securities you want. Scan for stocks and options meeting your criteria, and easily filter out the ones that don’t.
Go long and go short. It’s not a play from a confused quarterback. It’s pairs trading. Buy one position and short a related security in a simultaneous transaction.33Pairs trading requires active monitoring and management and is not suitable for all investors.
Take a position that lasts. One that really, really lasts. With Strategy Roller, you set your covered call strategy up front and have it automatically roll forward for as long as you want—based on your criteria.44Rolling strategies can entail substantial transaction costs, including multiple commissions, which may impact any potential return. You are responsible for all orders entered in your self-directed account.
If you think you know more than the analysts, put your predications to the test. Use Company Profile to analyze revenue drivers and see the potential impact on returns. Go ahead, show up the pros.55Company Profile (Trefis®) information/estimates provided by Insight Guru Inc., a separate and unaffiliated firm. Stock prices are impacted by numerous factors and estimates of prices in the future are not guaranteed.
Want to get your hands on some juicy company stats? Click our fundamental data tab. Get access to key financial earnings, ratios, and more—everything you need to dive into the latest state of a business.
Trading and risk. They’re like peanut butter and jelly—a package deal. But paperMoney lets you test-drive strategies and get comfortable with thinkorswim using virtual accounts, so you don’t have to risk a dime.66The paperMoney application is for educational purposes only. Successful virtual trading does not guarantee successful investing of actual funds. Register now
Wish there were instant replays for trading? Our thinkOnDemand feature has you covered. Replay recorded market data from a past time period and trade it exactly as if it was real time. It’s an unbelievable amount of data at your fingertips.77OnDemand data available from December 7, 2009.
TD Ameritrade was named #1 Tablet App by StockBrokers.com8
and #1 Mobile Platforms/Trading by Investor's Business Daily.9
“We’ve got an app for that.” Duh, who doesn’t these days? But while most apps are cut-down versions of a website, our platform is handcrafted in code, line by line, for Apple® and AndroidTM mobile devices. thinkorswim Mobile brings you all of the data and most of the capabilities available on thinkorswim. We’re the leader in mobile trading for a reason.10