Stocks For Beginners - A Guide To Investing
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Stocks For Beginners - A Guide To Investing

In this course you will be taught how to trade stocks from the comfort of your own home starting today!
4.5 (12 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.
59 students enrolled
Last updated 7/2015
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Understand the fundamentals of trading stocks
  • Know how to apply to fundamentals of trading stocks
  • Make money trading stocks online
  • Generate extra income through stock trading & investments
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Requirements
  • This course is for beginners so no prior knowledge of stocks of the financial markets is needed
Description

Do you want to learn how to make money trading stocks from the comfort of your own home?

If the answer is 'yes' then you have come to the right place!

In this course you will be taught all the fundamentals of stocks and trading you need to know to start trading in the global financial markets.

After completing this course you will be equipped with the knowledge, strategies and tools you need to successfully trade stocks and generate extra income for yourself.

The course is broken down into three sections: The Theory & Fundamentals of Stocks, Putting The Theory Into Practise and the Bonus Section.

This course is taught by a financial markets professional who has worked at several major investment banks in the City of London and delivers a clear and concise step by step course for beginners on how to get started with trading stocks and making money in the stock market.

Who is the target audience?
  • People who are new to the stock market and want to make money trading and investing in stocks
Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction & Course Overview
1 Lecture 02:04

In this lecture the course is introduced and an overview to the course is provided.

Preview 02:04
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The Theory & Fundamentals Of Stocks
4 Lectures 13:13

In this lecture you learn what a stock is and what types of stocks there are.

Preview 00:47

In this lecture you learn what the stock market is and what stock indices are.

Preview 04:07

In this lecture you learn what changes in stock prices are driven by and who the main players in the equity markets are.

Preview 05:35

In this lecture you learn what IPOs are and we answer the question 'Why Should You Invest In Stocks?'.

IPOs & What You Should Invest In Stocks
02:44
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Putting The Theory Into Practise
5 Lectures 29:14

In this lecture we discuss what you need to do to get started with trading stocks including placing your first order, the types of orders you can place and we look at using leverage & margin when trading.

How To Get Started & Placing Your First Trade Order
08:49

In this lecture you are introduced to stock charts and how to read them.

Stock Charts & How To Read Them
02:41

In this lecture we look at three charts analysis tools that are useful for traders. Namely we look at Support & Resistance Levels, the MACD (Moving Average Convergence/Divergence) and Bollinger Bands.

Chart Analysis Tools
06:06

In this lecture you are introduced to several key stock ratios.

Stock Ratios
03:34

In this lecture you learn three types of stock trading strategies you can apply immediatly. We also look at the key macro economic indicators every investor must be aware of.

Three Stock Trading Strategies That Work & Key Macro Economic Indicators
08:04
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Bonus Section
4 Lectures 03:58

In this lecture you learn about Emerging & Frontier Markets and how to best invest in those. We also dive into the question 'Are Computers Taking Over The Stock Market?' and discuss algorithmic & high frequency trading.

Emerging And Frontier Markets & Are Computers Taking Over The Stock Market?
03:29

In this lecture you are introduced to the additional learning material and how to best contact the lecturer.

Additional Learning Material
00:29

In this lecture you find a glossary will all stock trading terms you will come across in the financial markets.

Additional Learning Material - Stock Trading Glossary
8 pages

Here you find a list of useful links that go deeper in the certain subjects that have been discussed in this course.

Additional Learning Material - Useful Links
1 page
About the Instructor
Alexander Lielacher
3.9 Average rating
32 Reviews
199 Students
3 Courses
Personal Finance Expert & Former Investment Banker

Alexander Lielacher is a personal finance expert, a former financial markets professional and a Udemy lecturer. He has worked for several major financial institutions in the City of London and has gained experience in the financial markets as a bond trader and salesman. Furthermore, he holds a degree in Investment & Financial Risk Management from Cass Business School, City University London and is an FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) approved person. He now runs the personal finance education platform 'Smart Money Smart Living'.

Away from the financial markets his interests lie in entrepreneurship, cryptocurrencies and engaging in humanitarian work.