Learn the Foundations of Stocks and Options
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Learn the Foundations of Stocks and Options

Profit in the stock market using the same techniques as top professional traders
4.5 (133 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
627 students enrolled
Last updated 8/2016
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This course includes
  • 7.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Analyze a stock in 10 minutes or less
  • Anticipate the next market moves
  • Know at which price the buyers and sellers will show up
  • Swing trade for monthly profits
  • Understand technical analysis
  • Use stock options to work with large cap stocks otherwise unaffordable
  • Be able to write an executable trading plan
  • Know your reward and maximum risk before each trade
Requirements
  • There are no pre-requisites for this course
  • A generally broad knowledge of the stock market is beneficial but not required
Description

Foundations of Stocks and Options is an introductory course into trading the stock market for active profits.  If you have wanted to:

  • See more consistent profits
  • Be a more active trader
  • Profit in both bull and bear markets
  • Better anticipate what a stock will do next
  • Add leverage through options
  • Afford to trade more expensive stocks
  • Have a complete trading plan before you trade


This program is for you.  

This course is ideally for those who have "some" trading experience but need a lot of help.  If you are a complete beginner this program will work for you but it may be a tad advanced.  We have found this program is the ideal starting point for more than 90% of market participants.  Even those who feel they are advanced are often lacking a core foundation in trading education. 

With Foundations of Stocks and Options you will truly lay the groundwork to go on and become a great trader. Regardless of the market you want to trade: Stocks, Options, Forex, Futures, the core information you will learn in this program will lay that foundation and help you take your trading to the next level.  

Who this course is for:
  • This course is for students who have some experience trading the stock market but need help turning that experience into profits
  • It is for those who wish to make money more consistently in the stock market
  • Ideal for active swing traders
  • It is not for the absolute beginner trader who does not know what a stock is
  • It is not for very advanced technical trader
Course content
Expand all 63 lectures 07:34:04
+ Start Here
4 lectures 34:57
Your map to success
08:43
The Chart
11:44
The journey has begun
02:26
+ Introduction to Charting
8 lectures 01:04:19
Determining the value of a stock
07:55
Understanding the channel
14:07
Basic Charting
06:16
Charting with Motive Wave/TSU Charts
04:20
Charting with Trade Navigator
02:30
How to draw your lines
15:35
Action steps
01:22
+ Basic Orders & Trade Setups
8 lectures 58:01
Basics of stock orders
17:12
How short selling works
13:08
Placing a short order
02:55
Trade setup - part 1
02:16
Trade setup - part 2
05:42
Stop orders
07:39
Action steps
01:28
+ Advanced line drawing
12 lectures 01:15:16
Advanced line drawing - part 1
04:44
Advanced line drawing - part 2
10:48
Trend lines - part 1
04:28
Trend lines - part 2
06:28
Defining trendlines - part 1
05:16
Defining trendlines - part 2
04:19
Fan lines - part 1
11:19
Fan lines - part 2
05:17
Entries & Targets
11:45
Executing a trade
04:30
Executing a trade based on a trigger
04:13
Action steps
02:09
+ Trend following & Moving averages
7 lectures 55:21
Trend following
09:28
Benefits of moving averages
11:02
Moving averages continued
05:17
Basic trend following
15:59
Averages meets line drawing
06:21
Averages meets line drawing continued
05:52
Action steps
01:22
+ Basic trading plan
4 lectures 34:11
Trading plans
09:01
Planning your trade
11:55
Executing your plan
11:22
Action steps
01:53
+ Introduction to stock options
11 lectures 01:05:40
Stock options
08:03
Benefits of selling stock short
08:00
Short vs. long trade
06:08
How to lower your risk
04:22
Intro to options
07:45
Options explained
07:41
Who is looking at what?
06:35
Looking from the other side
03:59
Trading options
02:06
Buying a put option
10:02
Action steps
00:59
+ Introduction to stock options part 2
9 lectures 01:06:19
Building blocks of stock options
07:11
Understanding the option chain
18:40
Option chain examples
05:44
The covered call
09:45
Understanding the covered call
06:34
FAQs of covered calls
04:44
Calculating profits
07:06
Applications for the covered call
03:44
Action steps
02:51