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How to Download and Install Thinkorswim

We’ll walk through the process of downloading and installing TD Ameritrade’s Thinkorswim platform to get you started trading stocks. While TD Ameritrade may have been purchased by Charles Schwab, Thinkorswim isn’t going anywhere. The software has loads of features for traders of most every level. Check out our video on getting started.

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Takung Art (TKAT) and the Rise of Potential NFT Stocks

The stock of companies such as Takung Art (TKAT) have seen considerable volatility on the hope of non-fungible token, or NFT, technology. Recent news surrounding NFTs have sent the share price of these companies soaring. In the case of TKAT, its low float didn’t hurt either. We’ll analyze TKAT’s recent filings to determine its connection with NFTs and to calculate the stock’s float.

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Beginner Day Trading and the Pattern Day Trader (PDT) Rule

New day traders quickly come up against the limits of the Pattern Day Trader (PDT) rule. Let’s look into what the rule says and different ways you can work around it, such as switching from a margin account to a cash account.

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How to Lookup the Stock Float of GameStop, Inc. (GME)

Shares of GameStop, Inc. (GME) have recently exploded due to an epic short squeeze fueled in part by social media. While analysts have long predicted the demise of the failing video game retailer, traders have piled into the stock to help continue the rally. Let’s go through GME’s financial filings and calculate the stock float ourselves.

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Checking the Shares of Palantir Technologies Inc. (PLTR)

The stock of Palantir Technologies Inc. (PLTR) has gone on quite a run since the stock’s debut on the NYSE at the end of September 2020. A spate of lucrative government contracts has helped propel the stock to new heights. We’ll go through PLTR’s most recent 10-Q to examine how its shares are structured.