Learn the Basics of Stock Trading
About this course
Stocks trading is by far the most well-known form of trading. Every day billions of dollars worth of stocks change hands on exchanges worldwide. In order to be able to flourish in this exciting but also challenging world, you need to start at the basics to understand what stocks are, how are they different from other types of financial assets and how can they be traded.
In this course we will lay the foundations, as well as introduce you to the most common investment horizons, such as how to trade stocks short, medium and long term.
If you are new to stocks or trading in general this course is for you.
In this course, you will learn:
- what are stocks and shares
- how stocks and shares are traded: what is a CFD?
- what is a stock market index and how to use it to trade individual stocks
- how to pick stocks
- how to find which investment horizon suits you the most
The Basics of Stocks Trading
Learn to Pick Your Stocks
We believe in a world where people manage their own money. That’s why we have been building one of the largest online learning platforms for you to learn from the best traders, investors and personal finance gurus out there. Learning to trade, invest and manage your money is a serious task, at the same time it’s fun and much easier when someone shares their knowledge with you and brings you to a level where you can make your own experiences and learn by being active in the markets yourself while speaking with others in a community.