Technical Analysis Trading from an ex-Wall Street Trader
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Technical Analysis Trading from an ex-Wall Street Trader

Trading technical analysis tools, patterns and price trends - taught by an ex-Wall Street bank equity trader
3.7 (33 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.
1,434 students enrolled
Created by Kagwe Njoroge
Last updated 11/2018
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This course includes
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 17 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • APPLY a comprehensive structure for technical analysis across different trading securities (stocks, FX, crypto) and durations
  • Have an ENHANCED understanding of core aspects, definitions and applications of technical analysis and trading tools
  • DEFINE clearly key technical tools and best use practices for price chart and technical analysis and interpretation
  • EFFECTIVELY apply different technical analysis to different security price performance and trends
  • ANTICIPATE key expected outcomes from different price movements by utilizing technical indicators and oscillators
  • DRAW ON some further resources and demonstrations to enhance their confidence in using fundamental technical analysis tools
Requirements
  • An interest in securities trading i.e. stocks, FX, crypto, options
  • An awareness and appreciation of using and reviewing security price charts
Description

This course is a guide and review of the main technical analysis tools and price patterns for traders of any level. Whether you are beginning a day trading venture or have years of trading experience, the technical trading techniques provided in this course will enhance your knowledge of key patterns and will aid your timing and identification skills of profitable trading opportunities.

Its taught by an experienced trader, who worked as an equity trader at one of Wall Street's largest trading firms and employed the techniques discussed here successfully over multiple years.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner trader interested in using technical analysis as a discipline in guiding trading decisions
  • Experienced trader looking to improve trading performance by revisiting key technical tools and their applications
  • Non-traders interested in studying technical analysis and investigating their effectiveness in driving trading outcomes
Course content
Expand all 22 lectures 01:23:15
+ Introduction
3 lectures 11:14

An introductory video by the course instructor on the key contents, aims and objectives of the course and the technical analysis and trading applications you as a student should come out of the course equipped with.

Preview 01:58

In this lecture we review the course structure and content, and provide a summary of the key topics to be covered throughout the five sections of this course.

Preview 03:21

This lectures introduces the Dow Theory Principle and looks at the six principles that underpin it and modern day technical trading and analysis.

Preview 05:55
+ Technical Analysis Foundation
7 lectures 40:58

Section introduction video from the course instructor summarizing key topics covered and main outcomes in covering foundation areas of technical analysis and trading.

Foundations Intro
01:02

A review of the basic price charts technical traders will evaluate, and their key features and strengths when compared.

Basic Chart Types
03:45

A look into the definition of support and resistance price levels in price charts, and the determinants behind their role reversal.

Support & Resistance
03:45

Detailed lecture on trend lines and their construction and validation, in addition to key features of up-trends and downtrends and some criteria when analyzing trend line penetrations and trend reversals.

Trend Lines
09:33

A study into the main price patterns behind continuation and reversal indicators, and a look at how they allow technical traders to evaluate and set minimum price objectives.

Pattern Recognition
12:34

This lecture introduces moving averages and their different types and calculations; as well as looking at how sensitivity plays a critical role in utilizing moving averages across short-term and longer-term trend analysis.

Moving Averages
05:52

As a popular tool used by technical traders, Bollinger Bands are reviewed in this lecture for their significance and guidelines when using them to interpret and analyse 'overbought' and 'oversold' price territories.

Bollinger Bands
04:27
+ Technical Analysis Advanced Tools
7 lectures 17:32

Course instructor introduction to the Advanced Tools section with motivation on why this section will make every student a better technical trader.

Advanced Tools Intro
01:02

This lecture provides an initial summary of the different momentum and market strength indicators to be covered in this section.

Momentum & Market Strength Indicators (Oscillators)
00:57

This lecture describes the Momentum Oscillator, and its importance and key features in analyzing price trend momentum.

Momentum Oscillator
03:31

This lecture describes the Rate of Change Indicator and its close relation to the Momentum Oscillator of the previous lecture. We cover its usage, interpretation and features in analyzing price trend momentum.

Rate of Change (ROC) Indicator
03:00

The Relative Strength Index is studied in more detail in this lecture, which includes key guidelines on interpreting RSI indicators given its popularity today with technical traders.

Relative Strength Index (RSI)
03:20

This lecture is a brief look at Stochastics and their two different and most common types used in analysing price trend momentum.

Stochastics
03:07

Given the popularity of Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) and building on from our last section look at Moving Averages, this lecture defines both the theoretical construction of MACD and its interpretation in security price trend technical analysis.

Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD)
02:35
+ Volume
3 lectures 08:28

The course instructor's brief introduction to this short section on volume analysis and influence in technical analysis.

Volume Intro
00:48

This lecture is a brief and intuitive review of volume analysis on price charts, and a reminder to traders of the importance and implications of volume increase and decline on price trend momentum.

Volume
03:00

This lecture introduces and defines in more detail the On-Balance Volume indicator and its application and interpretation as a crucial tool that 'precedes' price direction and can provide a powerful continuation or reversal signal.

On-Balance Volume
04:40
+ Final Thoughts & Extra Resources
2 lectures 05:03

This lecture provides additional reading resources for traders looking to improve their technical analysis beyond areas covered in this course. It begins with a helpful illustration of an online charting tool that beginner traders may find cost-effective when starting to apply chart analysis and the technical analysis tools covered in this course.

Extra Resources
03:53

Final thoughts and guidance following the completion of the course, and inspiration from the course instructor.

Final Thoughts
01:10