This course teaches you how to make better trading and investment decisions through technical analysis. You'll learn about charting patterns, quantitative indicators and risk management techniques and undergo trading or simulation exercises that use real-life examples. You'll apply the techniques you learn using charting tools available on the Internet. If you are pursuing the Certificate in Derivatives Market Strategies administered by the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI), this course will help prepare you to write the Technical Analysis Course Exam.
What You'll Learn
Develop securities-trading strategies through chart construction and pattern recognition
Apply the Dow theory and perform analysis through recognition of trend lines and channels.
Determine entry and exit points by using different quantitative indicators.
Apply trading tactics and risk management techniques to manage a stock portfolio.