TraderPlanet Announces 2016 STAR Awards Winners

Tampa Bay, FL, February 6, 2017 –, the Inc. 500 financial publisher for self-directed traders to grow their trading knowledge base, announced the winners of the 2016 Superior Trading And Resource (STAR) Awards.

After receiving an unprecedented number of online votes during the STAR awards season that officially closed on January 31, 2017, the recognized individuals and companies have distinguished themselves in their ability to advance the profitability of active traders and further their education.

The winners for the 2016 TraderPlanet STAR Awards are:

Blog: Cannon Trading Daily Blog, Cannon Trading Company, Inc.
Book: Building Winning Algorithmic Trading Systems, KJ Trading Systems
Brokerage: Cannon Trading Brokerage Services, Cannon Trading Company, Inc.
Data: Barchart Market Data, Barchart Inc.
Live Trading Room: Trading Advantage, Trading Advantage
Newsletter: Online Daily Newspaper, My Trading Buddy
Trading Education: Course: Strategy Factory Workshop, KJ Trading Systems
Trading Platform: NinjaTrader, NinjaTrader, LLC
Trading Software: Stocks: Briar Navigator 1.2.5
Trading Software: Forex/Futures: Jigsaw Order Flow Toolkit, Jigsaw Trading, LLC
Trading Software: Options: Covered Call Screener, Born To Sell

“With so many great competitors this season, the task of choosing the best of the best wasn’t easy, but our online community met the challenge through a record setting voter turnout. These competitors are a diverse representation of the outstanding innovation occurring in our industry. Each have found success through helping traders be more effective in managing their trading decisions, which ultimately benefits everyone engaged in this industry." said Lane J. Mendelsohn, founder and president of  We extend our appreciation to the loyal TraderPlanet community for providing insight on the best products and we congratulate every winner’s achievements.”

Since its first awards season in 2009, TraderPlanet has recognized innovators whose vision has positively impacted the financial services industry. With each new season, TraderPlanet renews its commitment to helping traders identify products that align with their plan to becoming more financially successful and avoid products that may not help them achieve those goals.  

Further details and information about the 2016 TraderPlanet STAR Awards may be found at   


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