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Investing In Stocks The Complete Course! (11 Hour)

Master Investing in the Stock Market with Stocks, Mutual Funds, ETF, from a Top Instructor & Millionaire Stock Portfolio
Instructor:
Steve Ballinger, MBA
49,622 students enrolled
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Have complete understanding and confidence when investing in the Stock Market.
Apply best practices and techniques to make better stock choices.
Use Basic & Advanced Stock Screeners so you can narrow the choices to the best stocks for you.
Use Qualitative Research and Quantitative Ratios in an easy to use manner. No calculations are required and will be shown where to find information for free.
Apply key stock investing strategies such as investing in Dividend Paying Stocks, Growth Stocks, Value Stocks, Stocks that have future Growth At A Reasonable Price (GARP) and more.
Determine whether an Online Discount Broker, Full-Service Broker, Financial Planner, Robo-Financial Planner or other service to place stock orders is right for them.
Place actual orders such as Market Orders, Stops Loss Order, Limit Orders, etc...
Determine how risky or volatile a Stock, Mutual Fund, or Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) using established metrics such as Standard Deviation and Beta and how to find the information so no calculations are required.
Pick Individual Stocks, Stock Mutual Funds, and Exchange Traded Funds for their investment portfolio.

Join 37,000+ Students in the #1 Best-Selling complete stock investing course on Udemy!

“Excellent. Nice demos and great information. I am newer to investing in stocks and this course really helps. Instructor is also an enthusiastic presenter and makes everything clear.”-Micah Coomer

Investing in the stock market can be mastered by anyone and for those who really learn the key concepts and best practices they will be able to reach their most challenging financial goals and lead the life they dream about.

Unfortunately, many people do not receive the key educational information and best practices that make the difference between success and failure when investing in stocks.

THIS COMPLETE COURSE WILL TEACH YOU HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL STOCK INVESTOR.

Not boring theory. You will learn practical tips and best practices from an instructor who started with nothing (Actually $10,000 in student loans living in a 1-bedroom apartment above the garbage cans) to building a million dollar investment portfolio. No inheritance or luck just good sound actions over the years that you will learn about in the course and can replicate for your own personal situation.

No get rich quick scheme or a course that is designed to sell you consulting services this course has one mission and that is all about sharing of experience and wisdom from a successful long-term stock investor and teaching you how you can apply it to your own goals and time horizon.

In this course you will learn all about:

  1. Can you make money in stocks and how much.

  2. How stocks are categorized from Growth and Income to Market Cap to Stock Sectors.

  3. Understanding Risk and free tools to help you determine your risk profile and how to easily determine the risk and volatility of any stock using concepts such as Standard Deviation and Beta

  4. What types of stocks to buy from a basket of Individual Stocks, Stock Mutual funds, Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) or a combination of each.

  5. Key strategies you can use such as Value Investing, Growth Investing, Dividend Investing, Growth at a Reasonable Price (GARP) and more.

  6. How to easily evaluate a stock using both Qualitative and Quantitative information.

  7. How to use the top ratios to help determine if a stock is a good choice. Very easy and no calculations are required and you will be shown where to find the information for free.

  8. Demonstration of FREE Basic and Advanced Stock Screeners so it is easy to narrow the choices for more research and find great stocks.

  9. Demonstration where we buy stocks in areas such as a Growth Stock, Dividend Stock, Value Stock…so you can see step-by-step the tools the instructor uses and the thought process when evaluating stocks that you can use for your own future choices.

  10. The actual mechanics of buying a stock from an overview of Brokers, Online Discount Brokers such as eTrade and TD Ameritrade to Financial Planners even newer automated Robo-Financial planners such as Wealthfront and Betterment.

  11. How to actually place a stock order such as Market Orders and Stop Loss Orders plus others so you can take advantage of the best way to actually place a stock order for you.

  12. Unusual situations you can take advantage of such as Initial Public Offerings (IPO), Stock Splits, Stock Buybacks, Spinoffs,and more…

  13. Techniques to reduce taxes and fees so you can keep more money for you.

  14. Key Action Steps you can take to get started applying what you have learned.

This is an awesome flagship course which means you get:

  • Hours and hours of video based lessons.

  • Lifetime access to the course so you get updates and new bonus lessons for FREE.

  • Quizzes that will test and confirm your knowledge.

  • Ability to participate in online discussions to share ideas with other students and get answers to your questions from the instructor who will answer every question.

  • Ask questions directly of the instructor and every one of those will also be answered.

  • 30 day money back guarantee-love the course or return it with Udemy easy no questions asked policy.

Disclaimer Note: This course is for educational and informational purposes only. There will be no recommending of any particular investments such as a particular stock or mutual fund as only you know what is right for your portfolio and your comfort with risk and volatility. Consult with a Professional for specific advice. Course is for education purposes only and instructor will have no liability related directly or indirectly to any loss or damage.

Investing in stocks can be fun and really fun when you do it well!

No risk to sign up and impact could be life-changing. Learn from my experience and rapidly move ahead faster with the knowledge I will share with you. Don’t delay.

Please click the TAKE THIS COURSE button in the upper right corner and let’s get started!

Many thanks and I appreciate your interest and hope to see you in the course!

-Steve Ballinger

Introduction

1
Introduction & Getting The Most Out Of The Course

Introduction to the Investing In Stocks Course.

2
Can You Make Money In Stocks? A BIG Yes!

Can you make money in how much to expect from investing in stocks.

3
Are Stocks Risky? What's The Worst Case Scenario

Go back in time to see the actual worst and how maybe not that bad.

4
Quiz: Intro

Quiz

Key Concepts

1
The 2 Ways Investors Make Money in Stocks

The key concept when investing in stocks.

2
Investing vs. Trading vs. Gambling

Important to understand the difference.

3
What Is A Stock Really

What is a stock really?

4
Where Do Stocks Fit In A Diversified Portfolio

Stocks are part of your overall holdings.

5
Sample Portfolio Allocation Based On Historical Risk & Return

See a variety of portfolio or investment allocations so you can see how much stock to invest in may be right for you.

6
Quiz: Key Concepts

Quiz

How Are Stocks Categorized And Why That Matters To Investors

1
Diversification Inside The Stock Category

Now get diversified withing your stock holdings.

2
Size: Large, Mid, and Small Cap Stocks

Learn how stocks are organized by size.

3
Style: Growth Stocks

What makes a stock a growth stock.

4
Style: Income Stocks

What makes a stock a income stock.

5
Style: Value Stocks

What makes a stock a value stock.

6
Stock Sectors

Learn how stocks are organized by sectors or industries.

7
Quiz: Stock Categorization

Quiz

Understanding Risk With The Stock Market

1
Risk & Risk Types

Learn about all the different types of risk to consider.

2
Risk Analysis: Standard Deviation & Beta To Evaluate Stock & Fund Volatility

Learn how to evaluate a stock or mutual fund using these key risk measures.

3
Determining Your Risk Profile Free Online Tool

Free tool where by answering simple questions you can get a feel for your personal risk tolerance.

4
Quiz: Risk

Risk

What To Buy: Individual Stocks, Stock Mutual Funds, & ETF: Exchange Traded Funds

1
Individual Stocks: Benefits, Building a Portfolio, How Many, and Strategy

Investing in individual stocks.

2
Understanding Stock Mutual Funds

Investing in stock mutual funds.

3
Active vs. Index Stock Mutual Funds

Learn the difference between these fund types.

4
ETF: Exchange Traded Funds

Investing in exchange traded funds or ETF.

5
Using The Mutual Fund Style Box To Select Funds

Simple way to identify if a stock mutual fund fits what you are looking for in terms of its holdings.

6
Understanding Mutual Fund Expenses

Key items such as load and no load and expense ratio can make or break a mutual funds ultimate return.

7
Let's Compare Some Mutual Funds Expenses Demo With Real Funds

Demonstration where we look at some stock mutual funds and apply what has been learned.

8
Quiz: What To Buy

Quiz

Stock Market Investing Strategies

1
Two Investing Extremes

Are you active trader or more the buy and hold type.

2
Investing In Growth Stocks

Investing in growth stocks.

3
Investing In Dividend Income Stocks

Investing in dividend stocks.

4
Investing In Value Stocks

Investing in value stocks.

5
Value Investing Example Case Study

Case study of buying a distressed value stock.

6
GARP: Growth At A Reasonable Price

When you want growth but more safety.

7
Technical Analysis & Charting

Not focused on fundamentals but all about chart patterns.

8
Dogs Of The Dow
9
Dividend Aristocrats
10
DARTS

The surprising results of randomness.

11
Quiz: Stock Market Investing Strategies

How To Evaluate Stocks & Stock Ratios

1
Qualitative & Quantitative Analysis

Overview of key ways to evaluate stocks.

2
Key Financial Ratios When Buying Stocks

The key ratios to focus on.

3
Stock Ratio Catgories

The most important ratio categories simply explained.

4
Valuation: Price Earning (P/E)

Most common Ratio to help determine is the price you are paying for a stock fair in comparison to others. No calculation required as shown where to find information.

5
Valuation: Price To Earnings Growth (PEG)

Value investors like to to use PEG as looks at price and future earnings growth.

6
Valuation: Price To Sales (P/S)

Ratio to help determine is the price you are paying for a stock fair in comparison to others. No calculation required as shown where to find information.

7
Valuation: Price To Book (P/B)

Ratio to help determine is the price you are paying for a stock fair in comparison to others. No calculation required as shown where to find information.

8
Valuation: Dividend Yield

What are you going to make in terms of annual income or dividend return.

9
Valuation: Dividend Payout

Important ratio to see if a company can keep paying its dividends.

10
Profitability: Return On Assets (ROA)

One of the key measures to see how profitable a company is.

11
Profitability: Return On Equity (ROE)

One of the key measures to see how profitable a company is.

12
Profitability: Profit Margin

One of the key measures to see how profitable a company is.

13
Liquidity: Current Ratio

Get a feel for a companies ability to pay its short terms obligations.

14
Liquidity: Quick Ratio (Acid Test)

Even tougher measure than the Current Ratio.

15
Debt: Debt To Equity

Measure of long-term debt impact.

16
Debt: Interest Coverage

Measure of long-term debt impact.

17
Efficiency: Asset Turnover

How efficient is the management team compared to others.

18
Efficiency: Inventory Turnover

Critical for any company that carries a lot of inventory such as a retailer or manufacturer.

19
Analyzing Ratio Demo With Real Companies: Part 1-Value & Profit Ratios

Analysis demo using the key Valuation and Profit Ratios to compare companies.

20
Analyzing Ratio Demo: Part 2-Liquidity, Solvency, and Efficiency Ratios

Analysis demo using the key Liquidity, Solvency, and Efficiency Ratios to compare companies.

21
Quiz: Stock Evaluating Stocks And Ratios

Quiz

Demonstration: Let's Buy Some Stocks Together

1
Demonstration: How To Use A Basic Stock Screener To Narrow Stock Choices For You

Demo where you are shown how to use an easy and free basic stock screener to narrow the filed of stocks to research further.

2
Demonstration: How To Use An Advanced Stock Screener

Demo where you are shown how to use an easy and free advanced stock screener to narrow the filed of stocks to research further.

3
Demonstration: Let's Buy A Dividend Stock

See the instructor walk step by step in a screen-cast how to evaluate a dividend stock.

4
Demonstration: Let's Buy A Value Stock

See the instructor walk step by step in a screen-cast how to evaluate a value stock.

5
Demonstration: Let's Buy A Growth Stock

See the instructor walk step by step in a screen-cast how to evaluate a growth stock.

6
Quiz: Stock Research Demo

Quiz

Technical Analysis: Using Charts, Patterns, And Trends

1
Understanding Technical Analysis And Fundamental Investing
2
Technical Analysis Introduction And Big Idea
3
Technical Analysis Core Concepts
4
Technical Analysis And Unpredictable Events Example
5
How I Learned About Brexit: An Investing Story
6
Line Charts
7
Candlestick Charts
8
Drawing Trend Lines And Channels
9
Moving Average: Simple And Weighted
10
Chart Patterns: Rectangles
11
Chart Patterns: Triangles
12
Chart Patterns: Flags
13
Chart Pattern: Head And Shoulders
14
Chart Pattern: Cup With Handle
15
Technical Analysis Final Thoughts

How To Buy Stocks: The Mechanics Of Brokers And More

1
Introduction Of The Various Methods To Actually Buy A Stock

Now that found a stock have to actually buy it overview.

2
Full Service Stock Brokers

Review of the advantageous and disadvantageous to see if right for you.

3
Discount (Online) Stock Brokers

Review of the advantageous and disadvantageous to see if right for you.

4
Financial Planners

Review of the advantageous and disadvantageous to see if right for you.

5
Robo Financial Planners. Using Online Automation To Save On Fees

Review of the advantageous and disadvantageous to see if right for you.

6
Robo-Advisor Case Study: Wealthfront

Review of Wealthfront.

7
Robo-Advisor Case Study: Betterment

Review of Betterment

8
Direct Through Mutual Funds and ETF: Exchange Traded Funds

Review of the advantageous and disadvantageous to see if right for you.

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