Active Investing: Advanced Technical Analysis

Know the ins and outs of the market.

Take the time to develop the skills that will strengthen your entry and exit choices. In these information-packed live sessions, you and a handful of other students will get intensive training from some of our most knowledgeable instructors.

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Active Investing: Advanced Technical Analysis Highlights

A stock’s track record is the key to making smart investing decisions. Learn how to read the charts and apply your trading rules effectively. You’ll learn a variety of techniques for reading the market and making predictions about any given stock.

This course will give you the opportunity to:

  • Incorporate better price execution and position sizing.
  • Improve your stock charting, including technical patterns, price patterns, candlesticks, trending indicators and Fibonacci retracements.
  • Identify support and resistance price levels.
  • Spot profit opportunities in oscillators and other indicators of contrary opinion.
  • Increase your confidence in making smart investment decisions.

Learn by doing at Experiential Learning Events.

These experiential learning events give you a unique opportunity for hands-on instruction. Put the trading styles you've already studied into action. Apply everything you've learned under the guidance of some of our most accomplished instructors, alongside students as advanced as you are.

Featured Instructor

Dave Johnson

Among our most accomplished instructors, Dave Johnson has over 30 years of experience as an investment professional. He was a professional money manager and has applied computer-based technical analysis since 1991. Dave came to Investools in 2004 and founded our first weekly investing webcast, the Active Investor Talk. Today, he often co-hosts the weekly Wall Street Wrap-Up webcast with thinkorswim co-founder Tom Sosnoff. Dave also continues to share his vast experience in several live workshops, including Advanced Technical Analysis, Advanced Options and Basic Options.

Take Active Investing: Advanced Technical Analysis

An exclusive experiential learning event with live, interactive instruction from some of our most knowledgeable instructors, which will take your charting and trading skills to the next level.

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TD Ameritrade provides its clients with innovative technology, easy-to-use tools, straightforward pricing and superior client service. In fact, TD Ameritrade was rated #1 for Options Traders by Barron's. And TD Ameritrade clients can enjoy valuable discounts on Investools education.

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