Short-term Stock Trading

Years ago, trading stocks was a specialist practice. Now, it is accessible to all. With our short-term stock trading course, you can get started today.
By: Harry Atkins
Harry Atkins
Harry joined us in 2019, drawing on more than a decade writing, editing and managing high-profile content for blue… read more.
Updated: Mar 3, 2021
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34 Lessons
Beginner
2 hours

What you'll learn

  • How stock trading works and how stock traders make money
  • How to read and interpret stock charts and candlesticks
  • How to spot patterns and trends in the market

Key course lessons

Luckily, it’s far easier to begin trading than it was in the 90s when Wall Street and big money were the only options. Get started with our introduction to stock trading. You’ll come away feeling more confident about the task ahead, while acquiring a base knowledge of all the most important factors.

Course overview

1. Technical Analysis

Beginner 3 mins Stocks Courses
Beginner 4 mins Stocks Courses
Beginner 3 mins Stocks Courses
Beginner 3 mins Stocks Courses
Beginner 4 mins Stocks Courses
Beginner 3 mins Stocks Courses

2. Charts & Candlesticks


3. Bases


4. Trading Strategies


5. Technical Indicators

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