How to Protect your Trades Using a Stop Loss?

Learn all the effective ways and strategies to protect your investments.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2016 English

Course Description

This course is a very detailed lectures explaining how to use a stop loss. If you are a trader this course is a must. Protecting our trades from big losses is the first step to success. This course has two sections. The first section is about the definition of a stop loss and its uses. The second section deals with details about all types of stop loss. Examples are given for each type. 

This course will teach you everything you need to protect your investment from bigger losses. This calculation is very simple and easy to implement, but each trader have to do his own calculations according to simple and easy ways and strategies.

What are the requirements?

  • You will need nothing special to calculate a stop loss.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • learn how to calculate stop loss through different ways and strategies.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for all traders trading stocks. No prior knowledge is needed. This course is not for investors for the long run.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Definition and Use of a Stop Loss

Trading stocks without putting a stop loss is one of the biggest mistakes beginners do. A stop loss protects the trade from getting a big loss. This course will teach you how to protect your trades using a stop loss. There are many ways and strategies so you should know all of them in order to choose the way and strategy that fits you.


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   of future results. Any information presented is strictly for educational purposes and should not be construed as
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       You should be aware of all risks associated with trading and should seek advice from an independent, competent,
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In this lecture you will learn the definition of a stop loss with an example to illustrate it.


In this lecture you will learn the reasons for using a stop loss.


In this lecture you will see the consequences of not using a stop loss.


In this lecture you will learn about the limits of a stop loss in real trading.


In this lecture you will learn in which situation a stop loss doe snot work at all.


In this lecture you will learn another use of a stop loss.

Section 2: Types of a Stop Loss and How to Use it

In this lecture you will learn all the types of a stop loss with definitions.


In this lecture students will be able to understand the definition of this type by percentage.


In this lecture students will be able to calculate a stop loss by using percentage.


In this lecture students will learn how to use a stop loss by using a stock volatility.

Type 3: Stop Loss by Time

In this lecture students will learn how to use mental decisions to exit a trade.


In this lecture students will be able to use a stop loss according to their own risk tolerance.


In this lecture students will be able to use a stop loss using the support line.


In this lecture students will be able to understand the risks of not using a stop loss.


This lecture is a summary of the risk involved with using or not using a stop loss.

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Instructor Biography

Abdelkarim Rahmane, A Professional Swing Trader , Coach and Trainer

I have been trading stocks since 2010. I taught thousands of students all over the world. My expertise is mainly in trading stocks and specifically in swing trading. I teach my students how to use my strategies to make money from stocks following trends in the stock market. 

My strategies are very simple and easy. They are based on price only. No company fundamentals or even indicators or moving averages.

Using my ways of trading makes easy for everyone especially for those who want to succeed in building wealth by swing trading.

Thank you.

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