Introduction to Trading

Beginner Course

This course is the first step on the path to becoming a successful trader or investor. It includes everything from how to look at a stock chart to advanced options strategies and basic technical analysis. The course is designed to


  • 1

    Stocks 101

    • What is Stock?

    • What are Bonds?

    • Diversification

    • Compound Interest

    • Index Funds and ETFs

    • Initial Public Offering (IPO)

    • Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)

    • Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC)

    • Interpreting Candlesticks

    • How to Look at Stock Charts

  • 2

    Fundamental Analysis 101

    • Intro to Fundamental Analysis

    • Quantitative Fundamentals- The Balance Sheet

    • Quantitative Fundamentals- The Income Statement

    • Quantitative Fundamentals- Statement of Cash Flows

    • Using Edgar SEC Company Filings

  • 3

    Options 101

    • Options Basics

    • The Greeks

    • Implied Volatility

    • Key Metrics on the Options Chain

    • TastyWorks Platform Overview

  • 4

    Technical Analysis 101

    • Support and Resistance Basics

    • Support and Resistance cont.

    • Trendlines

    • Pole Patterns

    • Doji Candles

    • Hammer Candles

    • Engulfing Patterns

  • 5

    Technical Analysis 102

    • Moving Averages

    • VWAP and Anchored VWAP

    • Bottom Indicators (Confirmation)

    • Fibonacci Tools

    • Standard Deviation Channel

    • Darvas Box Theory

    • Ichimoku Cloud

    • Regression Trend

  • 6

    Options 201

    • Debit and Calendar Spreads

    • Debit and Calendar Spreads cont.

    • Credit Spreads

    • Credit Spreads cont.

    • Wheel Strategy

    • Wheel Strategy cont.

    • Iron Condor

    • Straddle

    • Strangle

  • 7

    Technical Analysis 201

    • Scanning for Patterns

  • 8

    Fundamental Analysis 201

    • Quantitative Easing and Yield Curve Control

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How to Best Take Advantage of this Course.

  • Study

    Carefully study all the concepts presented throughout the course. Take notes and internalize the material before you begin trading.

  • Practice

    Now it's time for you to begin applying the knowledge you learned. Just as with any profession, your success takes time and discipline. Practice charting and paper trading to get used to the techniques taught throughout the course.

  • Inquire

    Take advantage of the other resources we offer. The chatroom is a great way to get more insight into how the content is being used in real-time. Join our premium membership to follow along with our personal trades, ask questions, and receive guidance!