Essentials Of Swing Trading Stocks

Learn exact setups,entries, stops and exits on specific stocks from a 25 year Wall Street trader.
2.8 (4 ratings) Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a
course's star rating by considering a number of different factors
such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the
likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
98 students enrolled
Instructed by Joe Donohue Business / Finance
$19
$20
5% off
Take This Course
  • Lectures 5
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
    Certificate of Completion
Wishlisted Wishlist

How taking a course works

Discover

Find online courses made by experts from around the world.

Learn

Take your courses with you and learn anywhere, anytime.

Master

Learn and practice real-world skills and achieve your goals.

About This Course

Published 6/2015 English

Course Description

My names is Joe Donohue and I worked on Wall Street for 25 years. Each lecture should run about 5-15 minutes.

My course will take a very basic and understandable approach to swing trading stocks. My average holding period in a stock ranges from a duration of few days to a few months. Whether you have had difficulty or success in trading stocks I believe this course is for you.

I will teach you how to understand basic overbought and oversold indicators and how to best use moving averages, volume indicators and trend lines to your advantage.

The course will initially be comprised of about 4 videos and about an hour's content. I will be using stock charts to help you see exactly what I see before making a trade and I will teach you the importance of learning pattern recognition. History repeats and so do chart setups.

What are the requirements?

  • Everyone is welcome
  • Please bring a deep desire to learn
  • Full time or part time traders are welcome.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Spot major moves in stocks "before" they happen.
  • Understand the beauty of pattern recognition.
  • Learn "exact" buy and sell points
  • How to master taking partial profits while raising stops.
  • See how you will trade better without the financial media blaring in the background
  • Spotting reversals with great probability.
  • Learn the basics of shorting.
  • Spot The Lowest-Risk, Highest Probability Trades In Any Time Frame
  • Trade the best charts for explosive gains
  • All students will get my 10 Free Swing Trading Tips
  • Make money consistently using multiple time frames

What is the target audience?

  • Any trader who is tired of saying "wuda, cuda, shuda" at the end of the day.
  • Anyone who "finally" wants to learn discipline trading stocks.
  • Many folks can pick stocks, but managing your wins is more important.
  • If you are looking to "scalp" stocks, this course is not for you.
  • People interested in holding periods of several days to several months should take the course.
  • I don't make option recommendations or discuss options in this course.
  • People that are interested in technical analysis will love this course.
  • Anyone seriously interested in trading better.
  • Beginners who need a sound understanding of how markets work.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Course Content and Basics

A brief intro to some of the patterns that we will be covering in this series of swing trading lectures.

12:49

Spot an excellent entry price prior to a big move higher

Section 2: Bull and Bear Wedges- useful in analyzing a short to intermediate term reversal
13:47

This is a very reliable pattern to spot short sale entries

18:59

This is very useful in determining a short to intermediate term reversal of the major trend.

12:22

This is a very helpful tool in determining what can be a major trend reversal. Trendlines are a visual representation of support and resistance on any time frame.

Students Who Viewed This Course Also Viewed

  • Loading
  • Loading
  • Loading

Instructor Biography

Joe Donohue, Professional Swing Trader For Over 25 Years

Joe is a full time trader with 25 years experience and is the owner and founder of the Upsidetrader financial website. . He is a senior contributor and investor in Stocktwits and has been seen on CNN Money and quoted in Marketwatch, Forbes, Reuters, NY Times and Wall Street Journal.

Joe takes a swing trading approach to the market and his holding period can be anywhere from a few days to a few months, depending on market internals.

Upsidetrader was voted in the top 25 financial websites by Time Inc,

Ready to start learning?
Take This Course