Technical Analysis: Stock Market Trends
In this free online course, learn to track stock market trends, analyse market charts, make and implement strategies.Publisher: The Tireless Worker
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This free online course will teach you all you need to know in order to carry out technical analysis of the stock market. The course begins with an introduction to the stock markets, market indices, market dynamics, and various factors that influence the market. It then goes on to give detailed explanations of line, bar, and candlestick charts commonly used to represent market movements. This part of the course concludes with an explanation of trendlines, a demonstration on how they are drawn, and tips for using to make investment decisions.
The second part of the course begins by explaining the concept of support and resistance in the stock market, how to determine levels of support and resistance, and drawing support and resistance lines. This part of the course then goes on to explain the role of indicators in stock trading, and identifying various indicators that are commonly used in monitoring markets. The course concludes by demonstrating the process of formulating, testing, improving, and implementing a market strategy to take advantage of stock trends.
Making sense of the stock market could be quite a difficult task, let alone knowing the right tools and techniques to employ in ensuring you get the best of trading stocks. If you are interested in learning about the stock market, hoping to get started with trading stocks, or looking to expand your knowledge of the stock market, this short, free, online course is exactly what you need. Start now and gain vital knowledge to help you carry out technical analysis, and navigate the stock market in just three hours.Start Course Now
The Stock Market – Charts and Trends
The Stock Market – Charts and Trends - Learning Outcomes
How the Stock Market Moves
Charts and Trends
The Stock Market – Charts and Trends - Lesson Summary
Support, Resistance and Technical Indicators
Support, Resistance and Technical Indicators – Learning Outcomes
Support and Resistance
Moving Averages and Indicators
Strategies and Case Studies
Support, Resistance and Technical Indicators – Lesson Summary
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Explain stock market trends and influencing factors.
- Define a stock market index.
- Distinguish between bearish and bullish markets.
- Identify various chart types used in illustrating market movement.
- Describe how trendlines could inform investment decisions.
- Explain the concept of support and resistance in the stock market.
- Describe the process of establishing support and resistance levels.
- Outline the importance of market indicators.
- Enumerate various indicators used in analysing the market.
- Describe backtesting and its importance in evaluating an investment strategy.
- Demonstrate methods for improving a tested strategy.
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