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Stock Trading & Investing for Beginners

4-in-1 Course Bundle for Stock Market Beginners - Learn financial & technical analysis for stock trading & investing
Instructor:
Indian Insight
3,568 students enrolled
English
Get answers to most frequently asked questions by beginners related to stock trading or investing!
Start trading / investing in the stock market
Understand Financial Statement of Companies you would like to invest in
Analyze Financial Statements using Ratio Analysis & Common Size Analysis
Learn Activity Ratios Liquidity Ratios, Solvency Ratios and Financial Ratios
Learn Benjamin Graham's value investing strategy
Learn Graham's Number & identify undervalued stocks
Apply Technical Analysis for stock trading
Profit from a trade setup for all time frames & asset classes that can also be used for stock trading
Learn Candlesticks Pattern - applicable to all kinds of financial trading including stock trading
Learn Gaps Trading
Learn Technical Analysis concepts like Support & Resistance / Trend Line & Trend Channels
Learn popular technical indicators
Get Tips on Money Management

August 2018 Update: Added a new course Introduction to Options in this bundle which covers basics of Options! 21 new videos. Another 90 minutes of content to understand option basics better!

Latest News: Indian Insight Founder & Instructor of this course, Yash Utmani was ranked 8th in Position Trading & 12th in Day Trading in Equities Segment in the last concluded edition of Pro Advisory Championship Competition, India 2016.

October 23rd 2017 Update: Added Benjamin Graham’s Value Investing Strategy. 

Benjamin Graham is widely known as father of value investing. In a new section added to this course now, you can also learn essential details of Benjamin Graham’s advice on stock selection, and his quantitative criteria for picking stocks.

This ultimate stock trading and investing course bundle has been specifically designed for beginners / investors new to stock trading or investing in stock market.

In a single course we cover: 

  • Introduction to stock trading for beginners in stock market

  • Practical advice on getting started in stock trading & investing

  • Fundamental analysis (Financial Statement Analysis) for long term value investing in stock market

  • Classical technical analysis for stock trading any freely traded financial market (not just stock market).

  • Introduction to Options (along with option greeks)

How is the course structured?
1. The first three sections in the course deal with the common queries most beginners have with respect to stock trading or investing.
2. The next four sections deal with understanding & analyzing Financial Statement of companies which should be a key input in your stock trading or investing.
3. The next 8 sections deal with Technical Analysis. These techniques are not just applicable to stock trading but also to other asset classes.

4. Three sections on Option Basics

Why should I take this course?

Do you have questions like:

1. How do I start trading in the stock market?

2. What is share or stock?

3. What is a stock exchange?

4. I have less money, Should I trade in Futures & Options in the stock market?

5. How do I select a stock broker for my trading?

6. How much money should I invest in the stock market?

7. What is algorithmic trading in the stock market & Should I be doing it?

Great! The first 3 sections in this course answers many such questions for beginners.

The next 4 sections deal with understanding & analyzing the financial statements of any company. Now you need not be intimidated with terms like Balance Sheet, Cash Flow Statement, Statement of Income. Everything is explained using a real financial statement so that you can start reading financial statements just like you read any other book!

To add to it you learn how to perform Financial Ratio Analysis & Common Size Analysis of companies which would help you better understand the underlying business of a stock & its performance. This is a must have input before you think of trading or investing in a stock!

Once you know which company you want to invest in, you need to know when to invest so that you can benefit most from rise in price of a stock.

This is where the next 8 sections in this course help you.

We have included a comprehensive list of technical analysis tools that will help you to:

  1. Do short term trading in the stock market 

  2. Better time your entry for investing success

These tools are not just applicable to stock trading or investing. In fact you can trade almost any financial asset class using these tools. Don’t believe us? 

We throw in our favorite trading pattern at your service to prove it to you. This pattern is a complete trading system in itself that can be applied to stock market or any other financial market. We used this same pattern to predict the surprising rally in Gold in 2016 & also the even more surprising rally in the stock market!

In the Last 3 section of this course we cover Options Basics including options greeks. These sections are designed to help you better understand options so that you feel confident in understanding advanced option strategies on your own.

If you are new to stock market investing or stock trading this course will provide a major boost to your knowledge & give you the confidence to really kick start your investment journey to achieve financial freedom.icstand

Stocks & Stock Market Basics

1
Introduction

In this video we introduce you to the instructor, the structure of the course & also give a brief overview of what you can expect to learn from this course.

2
Risk Disclaimer
3
Latest Update on the course
4
Accounting a Simple Business

Lets account a simple business

5
What is Stock

In this video we understand the concept of stock and how it is related to ownership of business

6
Lecture 3 Stock Market & Stock Market Participants
7
Understanding Primary Market

In this video we look at the primary market

8
Understanding IPO & FPO

In this video we briefly understand what is an IPO & what is FPO

9
Secondary Markets

In this video we understand what is secondary market

10
Who sets the price in the stock market

In this video we understand who sets the price in the stock market, starting with the secondary market

11
How an IPO is priced

In this video we understand how pricing works in the IPO market

12
Stock Market Basics Quiz
13
Stock Market Basics Exercise


Stock Exchanges, Financial Intermediaries & Stock Index

1
Stock Exchanges

In this video we are going to understand stock exchanges.

2
Financial Intermediaries in Stock Trading

In this video we will understand financial intermediaries involved in stock trading

3
Securities

In this video we will understand the term securities

4
Stock Index

In this video we understand what are stock indices.

5
Stock Exchange Quiz

Queries on Stock Market Trading

1
How can I start trading in the stock market

In this video you will learn how you can trade in the stock market. This video explains the steps involved in trading in the stock market.

2
Bid Price & Offer Price
3
Market Order & Limit Order

In this video we briefly understand what is market order & what is limit order

4
Stop Loss Order Combinations

In this video we will learn stop loss order, more specifically stop loss market & stop loss limit orders

5
Stock Market Trading Quiz 1
6
Understanding practical trade execution options provided by brokers
7
How do I select a stock broker

In this video we will look at the various factors you should consider before selecting a stock broker

8
What is Algorithmic Trading & Should I be doing it.

In this video you will gain some understanding of algorithmic trading and also on whether you should indulge in algorithmic trading

9
How much money should you invest in the stock market

In this video we look at how much money you should invest in the stock market

10
How much money should you invest in a particular stock

In this video we look at how much money you should invest in a particular stock

11
Stock Market Trading Quiz 2
12
Should I trade using Futures & Options

In this video I answer the common question as to whether you should trading using Futures & Options

13
What is a Futures Contract

In this video we understand what is a futures contract

14
What is an Options Contract

In this video we understand what is an options contract

15
Futures & Options Quiz
16
Where do I find good stock market tips

In this video I share my thoughts on another common question from beginners - where do i find good stock market tips 

17
Mutual Funds

In this video we briefly understand mutual funds

18
Understanding Corporate Actions

In this video we look at corporate actions

19
Important Dates associated with corporate actions

In this video we look at the important dates associated with corporate actions.

20
Stock Market Trading Quiz 3

Understanding Financial Statements

1
Financial Analysis of a Company

In this video we cover what is meant by financial analysis of a company.

2
Understanding Balance Sheet & Current Assets & Current Liabiliites

In this video we look at what is balance sheet. We also look at various components of balance sheet starting with Current Assets & Current Liabilities.

3
Understanding Balance Sheet Components: Non Current Assets & Liabilities

In this video we look at Non Current Assets & Non Current Liabilities.

4
Understanding Balance Sheet Components: Equity

In this video we will look at another important component of balance sheet which is Equity.

5
Balance Sheet Quiz
6
Understanding Profit & Loss Statement

In this video we will understand the basics of statement of income. Also known as Profit & Loss Statement

7
Income Statement Quiz
8
Understanding Statement of Changes in Equity

In this video we will understand statement of changes in equity.

9
Understanding Cash Flow Statement

In this video we understand the cash flow statement. We specifically look at the indirect method of cash flow reporting.

10
Note on Direct Method of Cash Flow Reporting

In this article we look at the direct method of cash flow reporting.

11
Cash Flow Statement Quiz
12
Cash Flow Statement Exercise
13
Understanding Financial Notes & Supplementary Schedules

In this video we understand financial notes & supplementary schedules that accompany financial statements.

Common Size Analysis of Financial Statement

1
Common Size Analysis of Balance Sheet

In this video we look at how one can perform common size analysis of balance sheet.

2
Common Size Analysis of Income Statement

In this video we look at how one can perform common size analysis of income statement.

3
Common Size Analysis of Cash Flow Statement

In this video we look at how one can perform common size analysis of cash flow statement.

4
Common Size Analysis Quiz

Financial Ratio Analysis

1
Understanding Financial Ratios

In this video we understand what is meant by Financial Ratios.

2
Financial Ratios Quiz
3
Introduction to Activity Ratios

In this video we understand what is meant by Activity Ratios. We also specifically look at the inventory turnover and days of inventory on hand ratios.

4
Activity Ratios Part 2

In this video we look at some other activity ratios. Specifically we look at Receivables Turnover, Days of Sales Outstanding, Payable Turnover and Number of days of Payable.

5
Activity Ratios Part 3

In this video we look at some more activity ratios. These include the Working Capital Turnover, Fixed Asset Turnover and Total Asset Turnover.

6
Activity Ratios Exercise 1
7
Evaluation of Activity Ratio Case Study
8
Liquidity Ratios

In this video we will look at the Liquidity Ratios including Current Ratio, Quick Ratio, Cash Ratio, and Defensive Interval Ratio. We also look at an important liquidity measure known as the cash conversion cycle or the net operating cycle.

9
Solvency Ratios

In this video we look at the solvency ratios including Debt to Asset Ratio, Debt to Capital Ratio, Debt to Equity Ratio, Financial Leverage Ratio, Interest Coverage Ratio and the Fixed Charge Coverage Ratio.

10
Liquidity & Solvency Ratios Quiz
11
Profitability Ratios

In this video we look at profitability ratios. Specifically we look at Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, Pre Tax Margin, Net Profit Margin, Return on Assets, Return on Total Capital and Return on Equity.

12
Valuation Ratios

In this video we look at valuation ratios like Price to Earnings, Price to Sales, and Price to Book Value Ratio

13
Profitability & Valuation Ratios Quiz
14
Using Ratios to select Stocks

In this article we look at how we can apply the different ratios we have learned in order to narrow down our options in terms of stock selection.

Benjamin Graham's Value Investing Strategy

1
Benjamin Graham's Recommendation on Stock Selection
2
Benjamin Graham's Quantitative Criteria for Stock Selection
3
Graham's Number & Thoughts on Intrinsic Value

Introduction to Technical Analysis

1
What is Technical Analysis

In this video we discuss what is technical analysis

2
Principles & Assumptions Behind Technical Analysis

In this video we discuss the principles & assumptions behind technical analysis

3
Technical Analysis V/S Fundamental Analysis

In this video we compare technical analysis with fundamental analysis

4
Introduction to Technical Analysis Quiz


Introduction to Charts

1
Line Charts & Bar Charts

In this video we discuss line charts & bar charts

2
Introduction to Candlesticks Chart

In this video we briefly discuss candlestick charts

3
Charting Considerations

In this video we discuss other considerations related to charting like chart scale & volume

4
Introduction to Charting Quiz

Candlesticks Patterns

1
Candlesticks Basic Patterns

In this video we look at basic candlestick patterns like:

  • Spinning Tops
  • Long Legged Doji
  • Gravestone Doji
  • Dragonfly Doji
2
Candlesticks Reversal Patterns

In this video we look at candlesticks reversal patterns including:

  • Engulfing Patterns
  • Dark Cloud Cover
  • Piercing Line Patter
  • Morning Star & Evening Star
3
Candlesticks Continuation Patterns

In this video we look at different types of candlesticks continuation patterns including:

  • Rising Threes & Falling Threes Pattern
  • Three White Soldiers
4
Candlestick Patterns Quiz

Gap Formations

1
Introduction to Gaps

In this video we explain what are gaps and dispel a common myth associated with Gaps

2
Gaps that don't matter

In this video we discuss gaps that don't have any forecasting value

3
Gaps that matter - Part I

In this video we discuss gaps that have some forecasting value. Here we specifically discuss:

  • Common Gaps or Area Gaps
  • Breakout Gaps
4
Gaps that matter - Part II

In this video we discuss more types of gaps that have some forecasting value. Here we specifically discuss:

  • Continuation or Runaway Gap
  • Exhaustion Gap
5
Gaps Quiz
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