Trading basics – technical analysis and charts
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Trading basics – technical analysis and charts

Are you ready to kick-start your trading, learn the basics of technical analysis and why successful traders use charts?
3.9 (133 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.
3,335 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2015
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 35 mins on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • apply basic technical analysis to assess trading opportunities
  • understand the Elliot Wave Framework
  • draw charts using indicators, trendlines and oscillators
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Requirements
  • No prior requirements necessary
Description
My trading basics course on technical analysis is a no-frills introduction into the world of charts for everybody interested in trading & financial markets:You will get:
  • over 30 lectures with more than 30 minutes content
  • chart analysis demonstrated with examples
  • basic introduction into Elliot Wave Framework
  • scientific basis why people can recognize chart patterns
  • interactive game: picking real from fake charts (external link)
  • all this from a financial professional, CFA® charterholder with more than 16 years of market experience
Who is the target audience?
  • Anybody interested in trading
  • Beginners in technical analysis
  • People interested in financial markets, stocks, bonds, commodities, futures etc.
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Curriculum For This Course
16 Lectures
01:06:22
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Introduction to technical analysis and charts
3 Lectures 05:38
Introduction and istory of technical analysis
02:56

Why do “most traders” and "successful traders" use charts?
01:37

Why personally I believe in capability of technical analysis
01:05
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Types of charts
4 Lectures 08:03
Line Charts
01:55

Bar Charts
03:01

Candlestick charts
02:44

Other Chart types
00:23
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Chart supplements
3 Lectures 05:06
Trend Lines
01:33

Moving averages
01:42

Indicators and Oscillators
01:51
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Elliott Waves incl. REAL TRADE example
4 Lectures 16:12
What are Elliot Waves and introduction to the Eliott Wave Framework
02:37

Motive / impulse phase vs. correction phase
02:35

REAL trade example DAX Index - using Elliott Wave analysis
08:04

REAL trade example Dax Index - CLOSE with 420 points profit
02:56
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Additional resources
2 Lectures 00:23
Additional resources
00:23

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About the Instructor
Gustav C.  Wagner, CFA
3.9 Average rating
133 Reviews
3,339 Students
2 Courses
Finance Professional, Trader, Spare Time Entrepreneur

I am a financial professional and with entrepreneurial, sales and banking experience. I worked in the city of London as a stock broker for one of the biggest European banks.

In addition, I have been in the market for more than 16 years since the first dot-com boom in 1999 trading sucessfully on my own account.

Besides, I am interested in entrepreneurial activities, good food, health, psychology and learning techniques.