Welcome to our training course on understanding the stock markets. In this course, we will cover a range of topics that will help you gain a better understanding of how the stock markets work.
We will start by looking at the different types of stock markets and how they have grown in recent years. We will then compare the global stock markets and examine their main differences.
We will also examine the boom and bust cycles that often occur in the stock market and learn how to profit from them.
Finally, we will explore some key principles of fundamental analysis and show you how to use research reports to make informed investment decisions. By the end of this course, you should understand the stock market and how it works.
Specifically this training course covers:
- The world’s stock markets, which markets are growing the fastest and also how they move together
- Boom and bust cycles, why do they occur
- How to build a successful stock market strategy
- How to trade the news
In the second section, we look at the fundamentals of stock analysis, including:
- Rating agencies
- The balance sheet, the income statement, and the cash flow statement
- Earnings and the P/E ratio.
In the third section, we look at:
- How the markets move
- Portfolio management and other stock market concepts.
In the final section, we show you how to manage your money practically:
- Trading terminology and how to place a trade.
- Trading strategies and some golden rules for successful trading.
Finally, we tackle the topics of using leverage and short-selling and introduce you to the topic of technical analysis.
This is a thorough guide to help you understand the important aspects of investing in securities and equities in the stock market.
Thank you for enrolling, and we hope you enjoy the course.
Before You Start, Try Our Course Quiz
The top 2 stock exchanges account for over X of the capitalization of the global markets?
The two largest stock exchanges in the world are?
The total value of the global stock markets is approximately?
What do the global stock markets have in common?
Boom and bust – name some of the most famous stock market crashes?
What is the safest way to try to avoid a stock market crash?
Can you name some of the most popular stock market cycles?
What things should you know before you invest in the stock market?
Is news important to the stock market?
Fundamental Analysis is the study of what?
The 3 most important accounting documents are the…?
Select the correct statements. Book value is?
EPS is calculated by?
The PE Ratio…?
Why might some stocks only have a stock price of a few cents?
A huge surge in the volume of shares traded can indicate?
Charles Dow suggested that…?
How many stocks should you own?
Day traders typically hold a stock for?
Risk management is important because…?
Select only the FALSE statement – In stock price terminology…?
Why would a stock be split?
Name a valid stock investment strategy.
CANSLIM Investing Strategy stand for what?
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