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All our courses, capstones and support. For every advantage.

Master the market with our most comprehensive program. Enjoy access to exclusive opportunities like the Futures and Forex courses, as well as the chance to test your skills during three different three-day live, interactive capstone learning events. Our extensive support system backs you every step of the way.

Courses Included

Master each course in the Complete Investor Program at your own pace. And become a knowledgeable trader with confidence to match.

Fundamental Analysis

Information is power – we'll teach you to evaluate stock using a top-down approach.

  • Analysts' earnings estimates
  • Valuation analysis tools
  • Value, growth and income strategies

Technical Analysis

Pick up advanced charting techniques to help you enter closer to lows and exit closer to highs.

  • Candlestick charting
  • Support and resistance
  • Price patterns

Options Strategies

Option strategies can help generate income and protect your portfolio.

  • Calls and puts
  • Selling covered calls
  • Cash-secured puts
  • Vertical spreads

Advanced Options Strategies

Learn how to use high-probability strategies to profit in any market - even if you don't know which way it will go.

  • Iron Condors
  • Butterfly spreads
  • Calendar spreads
  • Diagonal spreads

Futures Trading

Learn how to put more money to work for less, and how to shield your investments during a down market.

  • Index futures trading
  • Gap fade, pivot points and Fibonacci
  • Risk management

Forex Trading

Learn to navigate the most actively traded market in the world.

  • Currency trading
  • Liquidity and leverage
  • Backtesting
  • Money management

Portfolio Management

Examine how to align your portfolio's risk and reward with your goals throughout changing global market conditions.

  • Measuring risk, return and performance
  • Asset allocation
  • Building and managing a portfolio

Experiential Learning Events Included

Our unique capstone learning experiences give you hands-on opportunities to put what you've learned to the test. Work with some of our most accomplished instructors and see all the pieces of your investing education come together.

Stocks Capstone

Take your stocks skills up a notch when you take the leap from the classroom to the trading floor.

  • Get three days of live, interactive instruction.
  • Turn theory into practice by seeing live trades in action and even making your own trades on paperMoney®.

Options Capstone

Pick up the finer points of options strategies and spot countless trading opportunities.

  • Apply the skills learned in the Options Strategies and Advanced Options Strategies courses.
  • Get live, interactive instruction from Investools and see a demonstration of the thinkorswim from
    TD Ameritrade platform by guest TD Ameritrade instructors.

Portfolio Management Capstone

Take the skills and trading confidence you've been working on to the next level.

  • Benefit from practical techniques for applying information learned in all our courses.
  • Refine your investment philosophy and discover practical asset allocation strategies that align with economic, market and business cycles.

Our Best Support is Included:
Coaching, Tools & Community

The Complete Investor Program comes with a full 32 months of access to top-tier support.

One-to-One Coaching

Become a consistent and active investor who makes informed decisions with the best guidance available. Our coaches partner with you throughout your program to establish a solid investing plan, consistent trading rules and clear financial goals. Call before you place or exit a paper trade, to review your ideas and strategies, avoid pitfalls and evaluate your progress. There's no limit on the number of times you can call. Our team is here for you.

Online Coaching & Trading Rooms®

Tune into our Online Coaching webcasts for live instruction, running market commentary and knowledgeable answers to your questions about specific trades, available for at least 10 hours every trading day.§ Or visit our live and archived Trading Rooms® for topic-specific webcast demonstrations of key concepts in the courses you're taking, including an interactive question-and-answer segment.

Investor Toolbox®

Put all you learn into action. Quickly analyze stocks, options, industry trends, earnings news and more. Conduct in-depth technical analysis. And practice trading without risking a dime.


Trade ideas and stories online with like-minded investors. You can follow advanced traders in trading groups or meet up with others in live user groups and workshops across the country.

Start taking control in a Free* Investing Training online class.

Take this FREE* 45-minute investment training webcast and start learning to profit in any market with stocks.

Get a quick start with our Investing Foundation Program.

Start racing toward your goals with two courses, a wealth of easy-to-use tools, and our top-tier coaching support, in the program that helps you start managing your own portfolio.


Take the Complete Investor Program

Get an all-access pass to every course, workshop, tool and coaching service. You'll even get to test

your prowess during three different three-day live, interactive capstone learning events.

Call 1-800-291-8289 to enroll now.

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TD Ameritrade Clients


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.


Choose a bundled education solution and enjoy the very best that Investools has to

offer, at a value compared to purchasing courses and capstones individually.

Stocks Program

Gain comprehensive insight into stock analysis and learn how to apply those techniques in the market.

Options Program

Explore basic and advanced options strategies you can apply whether the market's up, down or sideways.

Stocks & Options Program

Gain comprehensive insight into stock analysis and options strategies, allowing you to identify potential investments and implement the right strategies to achieve your goals.

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This icon is used for courses and programs which build on our Beginner and Advanced stocks and options education, to teach you professional-level investing skills.

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