Audio Archives

Friday, June 15, 2018

Weekend Edition with John Tamny

Merlin and John welcome John Tamny back to the show to talk about his new book “The Endo Of Work”. From Automation to professional sports and gaming, following your passion and interest is the key to happiness and the future job for you!

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Fed Analysis with Mike McMahon

A slight surprise from the fed today send the markets southbound at the close, prompting a decent amount of panic. Mike McMahon joins Merlin to talk about the statement from the fed and how it plays out going forward.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Trifecta with Greg Hadley, Don Dawson & Merlin Rothfeld

Merlin kicks things off with a great trade on Qualcomm based off of a major media manipulator. Greg looks at using different asset classes to capitalize on this high probability trade setup. Later, Don Dawson joins Merlin to talk about a variety of commodities including, interest rate products, platinum, gold, silver, uranium and more.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Merlin's Monday Madness

Merlin takes some time to dive into the viewer mailbag on Monday’s show. He answers several questions on bond strategies, stock fundamentals, futures contracts and market cycles!

Friday, June 8, 2018

The Weekend Edition with John O'Donnell

Today’s show focuses on the size of the financial markets. John and Merlin take a look at how each category functions and the impacts they impact the markets. They also add in the potential for the newcomer, cryptocurrency, to the global marketplace.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

The New Show with Sam Seiden

For the past couple months, Sam Seiden has been delivering a live, daily, 30 minutes broadcast for the MasterMind community! Sam joins Merlin to talk about what he covers on his program and helps Merlin answer listener questions.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Today’s Big Buyout with Merlin Rothfeld

For the tech geeks out there, Microsoft made a massive purchase today! One that adds major tipping of the hat to a market sector which has been frowned upon for years. Merlin discusses this and many other listener questions live on today’s show.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Listener Questions with Merlin Rothfeld

With an active social media group online today, Merlin is faced with a ton of great questions. Topics range from interest rates to market scammers, Bitcoin to internet stocks.

Monday, June 4, 2018

Options and Forex with Steve Misic

Back in sunny southern California to teach an Options class, Steve Misic joins Merlin on set to answer some listener questions about scanning for opportunity in the options market. They also dive into the currency markets with some analysis of the Euro, Pound, Dollar index and more!

Friday, June 1, 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 31, 2018

Options Strategies with Tim Blotzer

Master options trader, Tim Blotzer sits down with Merlin to talk about how markets dictate his trading style. And given current market conditions, this style is constantly changing. Conversation moves to listener questions about strategies, market timing, and duration of trading options.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Options with Michael Young

Former Chicago floor trader, Michael Young joins Merlin to talk about some recent trades and setups in the bond market and crude oil. Michael also talks about some of the challenges he had transitioning from a floor trading environment to screen based trading.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Global Markets with Tim Pesut

Italy and Trump have the markets reeling and there may be more to come! Tim Pesut joins Merlin to talk about these events, including the US  Dollar, Euro, Brexit and much more!

Friday, May 25, 2018

Weekend Edition with John O’Donnell

Merlin Rothfeld and John O’Donnell break down some of the more important headlines for the week including the ongoing trade war, the crude oil crush, problems with technical indicators and much more!

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Merlin's 10 Laws of Trading

Merlin walks viewers through the 10 trading laws he has created for himself with the hopes that everyone watching will create their own. Identifying your mistakes is critical to a traders success, and the sooner you correct them, the better your chances of success.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Mr. Spread – Steve Moses

Veteran options trader, Steve Moses has been on the show many times over the past few years to talk about his tactics and strategies. Merlin brings up a couple tweets that Steve posted about some Amazon spread trades, and dives deeper into understanding why the trades were made, and how they played out.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Currencies with Scott Greer

Global currencies have had some major moves in recent weeks due to the strength of the US Dollar. Scott Green joins Merlin Rothfeld to discuss these moves and the Fed’s roll in it. They analyze the British Pound, Euro, Canadian Dollar and much more!

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!

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