Start Trading Stocks Using Technical Analysis!
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Start Trading Stocks Using Technical Analysis!

Learn the secrets of professional trading from a former stock broker, and make profits investing today!
4.4 (4,002 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.
17,380 students enrolled
Created by Corey Halliday
Last updated 3/2017
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What you'll learn
  • Trade stocks like the pros!
  • Avoid the common mistakes that new traders tend to make.
  • Calculate support & resistance to measure risk vs. reward.
  • Learn the phychology behind investor decisions.
  • Identify the 4 stages of a trend.
  • Buy & sell stock with confidence!
  • No previous experience or software needed!
  • An open mind!

Learn how to trade like a professional investor from a former stock broker! No matter how much experience you have with the financial markets, you can trust us to teach you the fundamentals of technical analysis, and get you started on the right track!

Corey began trading the global markets in 2001 and actively trades equities, futures, forex, options, and index options. As the Chief Market Analyst for a publicly-traded company, he provides multiple trade strategies and leadership for his team of professionals consistently achieving returns that outperform the broad markets. In 2011 Corey developed a weekly trading strategy using SPX index options which have returned +390.6% from March of 2011 to current day.

Corey is the content creator for a variety of trading newsletters and author of complete investing courses targeted to professionals and individual traders. His content covers the full spectrum of market knowledge from the basic of investing essentials through advanced options and technical analysis. He has been recognized as a top instructor for two of the most popular online financial education courses and is responsible for teaching over 100,000 clients throughout the US and Canada!

Corey’s professional career includes successful positions as stock broker, Options Principal, Chief Market Analyst, financial education author and content creator. Corey has been Series 7 Licensed (General Securities Representative) and Series 4 Licensed (Options Principal).

Who this course is for:
  • This course is great for beginners who are still learning the financial markets.
  • Take this course to take your investing game to the next level!
Course content
Expand all 45 lectures 04:07:29
+ Welcome to the Course!
1 lecture 01:21

Welcome to the course! Our team at Investview, Inc. provides online investor education and investing related products to over 250,000 self-directed investors across the world!

Our newsletters include:

  • Trading Room
  • 7-Minute Trader
  • 7-Minute Stocks
  • 7-Minute Options
  • 7-Minute FX
Preview 01:21
+ Fundamental vs. Technical Analysis
7 lectures 43:04

Fundamentals vs. Technicals

Fundamental analysis is the study of a company's intrinsic value, the Warren Buffet approach to investing. Technical analysis assumes that the intrinsic value is already represented by the value of the stock, and instead focuses on statistical analysis.

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You can avoid some common pitfalls by making sure you always trade with a plan, build in some form of risk control in to your trading strategy, and never trade emotionally.

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I will touch upon how a typical investor makes decisions during up-swings and down-swings.

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Do you want to be a day trader, swing trader, position trader, or traditional investor?

What kind of investor do you want to be?

In this lecture, I will show you how to use pivot points to plan your next trade.

The foundation of technical analysis is focused on price action and volume.

Pivot points create levels of support and resistance that can then be used to help mitigate risk.

Using support and resistance to manage risk when trading.

Prices at whole, round numbers often act as support & resistance.

Significant price levels to be mindful of.
+ Trends, Trend Lines, Life Cycle of a Trend, & Gaps.
11 lectures 44:57

Let's take a look at trend analysis and the importance of up-trends.

Trend analysis is important when trading any security.

We will take a look at downward trends, pivot highs & lows, and trendless stock.

How to find opportunity in downward trends.

In this lecture, I will show you how to draw trend lines through pivot highs & lows.

Using trend lines to identify the general direction a security is heading.

We will go over multiple trend lines that cross minor, intermediate, and major pivot points.

Multiple trend lines and summary.

In this lecture, we will cover the life cycle of a trend and get in to the 4 different stages.

What is the life cycle of a trend?

Stage 1: Consoldifation

Stage 2: Breakout

Stage 3: Continuation

Stage 4: Exhaustion

The 4 stages of a trend.

A short test to see whether or not you can apply what you learned about the 4 stages.

Quiz: Can you identify the stages?

Answer key to the previous lecture.

Solution to the quiz in the previous lecture.

Whenever you come across a stock chart, you should be able to idetify at least one of the 4 stages.

Trend life cycle summary.

In this lecture, we will talk about common gaps, runaway gaps, and breakaway gaps.

A gap occurs when the stock market closes.

Gaps are caused by news, earnings, analyst upgrades & downgrades, or other market events.

Exhaustion & catastrophic gaps and section summary.
+ Candlesticks & Average True Rating (ATR)
7 lectures 50:06

The candlestick technique of charting was started by the Japanese to track the prices of commities.

Getting started with candlestick charting.

Expanded range candles are a good indicator of a stock's future performance.

Bullish & bearish expanded range candles and reversals.

Hammers, Shooting Stars, and Dojis are good indicators of whether a stock is trending up or down.

Hammers, Shooting Stars, and Dojis.

In this lecture we will take a look at bullish engulfing, bearish engulfing, piercing lines, dark cloud cover, bullish harami, and bearish harami,

More candlestick patterns and summary.

Let's get started with Average True Rating (ATR).

What is the personality of a stock?

In this lecture, we will add the ATR to the chart of a stock, and compare two stocks to determin their personality.

The practical applications of Average True Rating (ATR).

Let's take a look at a few more ATR examples, and learn how to calculate our buy & sell price.

How do we use ATR to determine when we buy/sell a stock?
+ Valuable Technical Indicators for Determining When to Buy & Sell Stock
9 lectures 53:18

If the markets have made a strong price move either up or down, then the perceived strength of that move depends on the volume for that particular period.

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In this lecture, we will take a look at some charts that illustrate this idea of buying and selling pressures.

How does light & heavy trading volume influence the price of stocks?

There are simple and exponential moving averages. Simple moving averages are evenly weighted, therefore every period carries the same weight. Exponential moving averages place more weight on recent price action, which reduces the lag.

Moving averages are a powerful statistic to look at with trending stocks.

We will take a look at up trends, down trends, and bullish/bearish crossovers.

Identifying trends within moving averages.

20-, 50-, and 200-day moving averages are most popular to represent month, quarter, and year of the stock.

Golden cross, death cross, and exponential moving averages.

You can think of technical indicators like going to get get a second opinion from a doctor.

Technical indicators offer secondary confirmation.

Let's identify where a buy/sell signal occurs when looking at MACD signals.

Let's take a look at some additional MACD signals.

The RSI compares the magnitude of a stock's recent gains to the magnitude of it's recent losses.

The Relative Strength Index measures a stocks current condition.

In this lecture we will cover overbought sell signals, oversold buy signals, and RSI combined with price action setups.

Let's take a look at some additional RSI signals.
+ Trading the Markets & Proper Financial Management
10 lectures 54:44

In this lecture, we will go over the topics we will be covering in this section.

Breaking down the markets.

Let's talk about the S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial, Nasdaq, and Russell 2,000.

The four major markets in the U.S.

When trading it is always important to do a broad market analysis checklist.

Broad market analysis checklist.

In this lecture, we will go over what a sector analysis checklist looks like.

Sector analysis checklist.

If you are a "buy & hold" investor proper diversification is key to maintaining a healthy portfolio.

Proper diversification is essential when holding stocks.

When position sizing, you should ask yourself 4 questions:

  1. What is the size of your portfolio?
  2. How much a of a loss would be too big?
  3. What are your normalized numbers?
  4. What would your anticipated profit be?
Position sizing (pt. 1)

Let's take a look at some additional position sizing examples.

Position sizing (pt. 2)

Before you enter in to a trade identify your time frame, entry point, stop loss, and target.

"Plan your trade, then trade your plan."

Let's take a look at what a trading calculator looks like.

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