Audio Archives

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday Markets with Merlin

Merlin hosts a solo show where he continues to answer the flood of listener questions. He looks at the charts of General Electric, Docusign, S&P 500, The Russell 200 and several other listener requests. He also dives deeper into his discussion on the fed unwinding program and how it impacts prices.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Weekend Edition with Merlin Rothfeld

Indecisive markets over the past few days may not have created the greatest trading opportunities, but there may be some great days ahead. Merlin talks about some of the major news events which may provide some big moves going forward. China, Trump, the Fed, Amazon, pot stocks and much more in this entertaining edition of Power Trading Radio.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Sideways Moves with Tillie Allison

Tillie Allison joins Merlin from Kansas City to talk about the grand Reopening of their trading campus with great guests like Sam Seiden, Bob Dunn and John O’Donnell. Later Merlin and Tillie talk about current market sideways action and the tactics she is using to trade it!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Interest Rates & The U.S. Dollar with Merlin Rothfeld

Merin tackles several listener questions regarding the current Fed statements calling for raising interest rates going forward. What impact does this have for Commodities? Bonds? Equity markets? Tune in and find out!

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Market Roundup with Gabe Velazquez

Merlin welcomes Gabe Velazques back to the show for his monthly overview of markets. They breakdown the S&P 500, Crude oil and the US dollar for strength and weakness as well as trading opportunities.

Monday, May 14, 2018

FX Rundown with Walker England

Merlin welcomes currency market expert Walker England to discuss some of the current moves in the US Dollar, Australian Dollar, British Pound, Japanese Yen and much more!

Friday, May 11, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

John O'Donnell & Jeff Deist

John and Jeff discuss differences between mainstream economics and Austrian tradition. They cover division of labor, wages, fiat money, trade tariffs vs protectionism, credit markets, etc.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

At The End Of The Day with John O'Donnell & Richard Ebeling

John O’Donnell and Dr. Richard Ebeling discuss the power of global free trade for peace and prosperity and why protectionism is not a solution.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Short Term with Craig Weil

Today, Merlin focuses on the short term trading style with Income trader, Craig Weil.  Can anyone do it? Craig and Merlin break down the some of the big considerations and skills needed to be successful with a short term mindset.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Methods of Analysis with Jeff Manson

After receiving several listener pertaining to fundamental data, Jeff Manson and Merlin Rothfeld share their thoughts on the topic. This brings light to other research tools which may help investors understand the health of the stocks they are trading. The duo also looks at different elements of their trading styles to share with viewers.

Friday, May 4, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

Merlin and John start off with an economic Happy Birthday to a famous economist, before diving in to the current institutional investments in the Cryptocurrency space. They also look at the charts of Crude Oil and gold for tends and pertinent levels of supply and demand.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Surfing the Markets with Bob Dunn

Bob Dunn and Merlin talk about how they let winners run and the discipline it entails. Bob walks through some of his big learning lessons from his nearly 40 years of trading going all the way back to the floor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Breaking Down Bonds with Bill Addiss

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Proactive Investing with Russ Allen

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Transitioning From The Floor with Loren Newman

For over 20 years, Loren Newman was deep in the pits on the CBOE in Chicago making markets. The winds of change blew in with technology and he saw the writing on the wall that the floors were doomed. He talks about his transition from the floor to screen based trading and how he helped many traders adjust.

Friday, April 27, 2018

Weekend Edition with John O’Donnell

Merlin and John discuss big picture market moves and how sector rotation plays into it all. They bring up some interesting charts which map out changes occurring over the last decade and put a spotlight on the overall equity markets. Later, they answer several listener questions about risk management, and getting started as a trader, and the outlook for Google!

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Nailing Zones with Gabe Velazquez

Merlin bring up some Levels drawn by master trader, Gabe Velazquez in the 4/17/2018 XLT. They perfectly picked the recent high in the S&P 500, which resulted in a drop of over 100 points in the futures market! Gabe talks about how he uses the XLT as a teaching environment to help traders keep control of their emotions and map out winning trades.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Q&A Day with Merlin Rothfeld

Merlin opens up about one of his worst trades in an effort to show viewers how your mind plays tricks on you when you’re trading. He also offers some tough learning lessons which will help traders overcome these issues going forward. Later, he answers a few listener questions on stocks and current market movements.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Market Moves with Sam Seiden

Another volatile and successful trading week for Sam Seiden is in the books! He joins Merlin to talk about some of the trades he and his students took last week, reinforcing his strategy and rules on the road to profits. Sam also answers some listener questions on bond strategies, chart setups and much more.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Following the Plan with Paul Orme

Fresh out of the ProActive investor class in Irvine California, Paul Orme joins Merlin to tackle several listener questions on topics ranging from portfolio rebalancing to Market timing, Gold investing to market correlation and much more!

Friday, April 20, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

Merlin and John take a look at the flattening yield curve and discuss its impacts for investors, both long term and short. The also talk about how to play the bond market if there is in fact a major unloading by the fed going forward.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Growth Investing with Larry Jacobson

Merlin starts off the show solo, addressing various listener questions on topics like: ICO’s, GE stock and big picture market fundamentals. Later, Larry Jacobson joins Merlin to talk about the recent moves in Facebook, Sam Adams and Nvidia.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Futures Trading with Tillie Allison

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Pitfalls of Penny Stocks with Merlin Rothfeld

Having received many questions on the topic, Merlin discusses his view of trading Penny Stocks. He also takes a look at the concept of following market “Gurus”, and the risks involved. Finally, Merlin walks through some trade setups he has been watching on the Canadian dollar.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Learning Forex with Walker England

For his first time on Power Trading Radio, Merlin talks about how Walker England got into the trading business at a young age. They talk about some of the major leering lessons and obstacles he had to overcome, and dive into his personal trading style. Later, they look at a few currency pairs for listeners.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Weekend Edition with Gene Epstein

John O’Donnell and Merlin Rothfeld welcome former Economics and Books Editor of Barron’s and Author of the book Econospinning, Gene Epstein to talk about how data is spun by the media to fit different political agendas.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The Bi-Weekly with Bill Henner

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Markets and News with Chris Manson

Merlin welcomes Chris Manson to the studio to talk about his trading and what he looks for. Chris talks about how market relationships and correlations are vital to his trade selection and probability. Later they look at several viewer questions on the Aussie,  Facebook and more.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Rangebound Markets with Gabe Velazquez

Merlin welcomes back master trader and educator, Gabe Velazques to talk about his current trading. Gabe points out how the rangebound markets have been great trading opportunities, then brings up an example with different ways to trade the ranges with Options and other instruments.

Monday, April 9, 2018

The Anatomy of a Trade with Scott McCormick

Straight from Dallas Texas, Scott McCormick joins Merlin to talk about what he is looking for in trades, and how the new Online Trading Academy Stock course helps find the best trades. He walks listeners through a trade is currently in, broad market outlook, sector and ultimately down to a specific stock. Then he goes into how he has positioned his trade using different instruments.

Friday, April 6, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

The trade war is heating up, and it could spell disaster for market segments. Merlin and John offer their thoughts on how we could be impacted, then turn their attention to listener questions on trading styles, technical vs. fundamental analysis and risk management.

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Currency Questions with Merlin Rothfeld

Merlin takes time to address several questions sent in live on our social media channels. Topics cover centralized vs decentralized exchanges, FX arbitrage, Canadian Dollar, and much more!

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Big Times with Steve Misic

As a trader who prefers longer term trades, Steve Misic likes to use big time frames! Steve and Merlin talk about his trading style, then dive into the many social media questions coming in live. They also look at the Yen, Aussie, and much more!

Monday, April 2, 2018

Media & Markets with Bill Henner

When Bill was a floor trader on the CME, there really wasn’t much internet, tweets, FB or other social media platforms to manipulate price. My how the times have changed. Merlin and Bill talk about some of the recent moves in Amazon and Tesla, then dive into the broader picture, detailing what they are looking for in the coming months. Several listener questions are also answered from the different social media platforms.

Friday, March 30, 2018

Weekend Edition with John O’Donnell

Having taught trading and investing for decades, John O’Donnell has seen first hand what it takes to be successful as a trader, and what causes novices to crash and burn. Merlin and John look at 8 of the bigger factors which lead to a novices failure in the markets, and then take a look at a popular strategy for investing in the bond markets.

Thursday, March 29, 2018

The Long Term with Paul Orme

Merlin welcomes Paul Orme back to the show to talk about some of the potential headwinds facing the markets. This involves breaking down the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment report to break down some significant developments! They also answer several listener questions reagarding 401k’s and ESOP programs.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The Big Reveal with Scott McCormick

Back in Irvine to teach the first online version of the New Stock Trader class, Scott McCormick takes time out of his teaching day to join Merlin on set! The duo discuss the differences between the Stock class and the Core Strategy class, which has been taught for years. They also take a look at the broader markets for signs of where we are headed, and offer their insights.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Metal Markets with Peter Hug

The Global Trading Director at Kitco Metals, Peter Hug, joins Merlin to talk about how he got involved in the metals markets and some of the things he learned along the way. Later, they look at gold charts and talk about the fed’s role going forward.

Monday, March 26, 2018

A Case of the Mondays with John O'Donnell & Mark Thornton

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Friday, March 23, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell & Stephen Hanahoe

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Are You Ready For Retirement?

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Know Your Craft with Steve Moses

Master options trader, Steve Moses joins Merlin to talk about some of the finer points of how options work, and when to use them. Steve walks through a great example which helps illustrate the utility of options and how to tailor it to a traders particular trading or investing style.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Straight From The Floor with Greg Hadley

Long time Chicago floor trader, Greg Hadley joins Merlin on set to talk about how he got into trading and some of his big learning lessons. He shares with viewers a trade from a couple weeks ago that he categorizes as one of the good ones!

Monday, March 19, 2018

A Special Monday with John O'Donnell & Bob Dunn

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

Friday, March 16, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

As the tension escalates around the world with tariff talks, Merlin Rothfeld and John O’Donnell share their takes on it and what it might mean for American industry. They also answer listener questions on retirement planning and how to play the upcoming market correction.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Currency Analysis with Louise Carr

Back in the States to teach a Forex class, Louise joins Merlin on set to talk about some of the setups she and her students were following today. Currencies analyzed include: GBPCAD, USDCAD, Dixie, and many more.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

The Big Picture with Bill Henner

For many years, Bill Henner was a major floor trader on one of the largest exchanges in the world: The Chicago Mercantile Exchange! How he trades for the comfort of his home and travels the world to teach people how to succeed in the markets. Bill and Merlin look at the current bond picture and the prospects of a flat or inverted yield curve. They also answer several listener questions regarding different stocks.

Monday, March 12, 2018

Same Same, But Different with Steve Bobbitt

Merlin welcomes back Steve Bobbitt to talk about the similarities of our current markets to that of 2007. Margin and leverage come up as a great tool, and a potentially devastating factor for markets and your portfolio. They also address several listener questions.

Friday, March 9, 2018

The Weekend Edition John O'Donnell & Mitch Cariaga

For the first time, investors and traders across the nation will be able to get live perspective on the market from experienced professional traders. "Power Trading Radio" is aimed at an audience that wants to improve its edge through active participation whether the market is moving up, down or sideways. In addition to stocks, topics will include foreign exchange, options and wealth management.

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