Learn to invest in the Stock Market

Learn the A.B.C's of investing and building your financial wealth.
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Instructed by Troy Johnson Business / Finance
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  • Lectures 14
  • Contents Video: 1 hour
    Other: 1 min
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Disclaimer: This is stating that the course that you’re taking is for information purposes only. If you decide to invest, you should consult with a financial advisor before doing so.

Topics Covered:

  • Definition of a stock
  • The importance of investing
  • How to locate a stock
  • How to trade
  • Brokers and broker accounts
  • Types of traders
  • How to invest
  • How to pick a good stock
  • How to look at a chart
  • Indicators
  • How to actually buy a stock

What time and financial Investment do I need?

You just need under 45 minutes to watch the lectures and under $15 to take advantage of this course. You can put in extra time to take a few short quizzes and even some notes!

How much content is in the course?

In this course, you will find just under 45 minutes of 10 different lectures and four quizzes.

Who is the course designed for:

Beginners! People that want to learn about stock trading

Is it right for me?

Of course! If you can breath, have a brain, and need help getting started with trading, then this course was meant for you! This course is intended for beginners and those who want to brush up on basic trading information.

Requirements or Prerequisites:

  • Pen
  • Paper
  • Basic math skills
  • A Latte (Ok, maybe you can skip the latte!)

What you can do upon course completion:

Upon completion of this course you should be able to :

  • understand what stocks are and how to trade
  • learn the fundamentals of trading
  • learn how to get started so you can actually get started

What are the requirements?

  • Basic math skills
  • Will need to open a broker account
  • Must have a Computer or Smart Device

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand what stocks are and how to trade
  • Reading a stock chart
  • Understand the different types of traders

What is the target audience?

  • Beginners! People that want to learn about stock trading
  • Those that want to grow capital
  • Individuals at any knowledge level who desire to learn about personal finance
  • Those that want to learn to day trade shouldn't take this class
  • This class is focused only on trading stocks

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: ABC of what a stock is
1 page

Quick Disclaimer

05:29

Fun animated way to learn what a stock is.

3 questions

Simple quiz to see if you understand everything so far.

02:20

Learn why people invest.

03:15

Learn how to find a stock

4 questions

Simple stock math to help you understand

Section 2: How to invest in a stock
03:16

Easy way to invest in the stock market.

02:51

Animated way to understand reading a chart.

07:48

Live chart on how to pick a good stock.

3 questions

No math in quiz

Section 3: Closer look at a stock
03:04

More on Looking at a chart and understanding it.

05:06

See if buying or selling a stock is best for you.

03:59

Short look on tools to help make a choice.

Section 4: Lets make you a Trader
02:16

See which one is best suited for you.

02:29

Quick animted look on fundamental traders.

02:43

Quick run down on the course.

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3 questions

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Instructor Biography

Troy Johnson, Independent Trader

With over 10 years of combined management and sales experience with Fortune 500 companies, Troy D. Johnson has learned what it takes to sell and promote a product. He’s won several awards in the process and was ranked in the top twenties when selling cars in the Southeast Region. He’s been actively trading since 2004 in such financial instruments as futures, options, and stocks. He holds an Associates degree in Finance and has taken several courses on trading. He uses a technical trading style that incorporates indicators. Through continuous practice, Troy has enhanced his expertise in trading.


When he’s not trading, Troy writes, blogs, draws, and cooks for fun. He prides himself on being accessible and can be reached via email or messaging to answer questions about the course. He also believes learning should be fun. That is why he aims to incorporate fun learning styles and attention-grabbing animation. Join him as he teaches you how to take life less seriously and take your money to the max!

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