Fundamentals of the Stock Market

Fundamentals of the Stock Market

Online interactive course

Fundamentals of the Stock MarketFundamentals of the Stock Market119.99
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ABOUT THIS COURSE

What is this course about?

Fundamentals of the Stock Market is an online self paced course. Once enrolled, you can start learning immediately using your web browser. This course covers extensive topics including stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and options, as well as stock-market trading methods. The course is accompanied by practical day-to-day examples, animation, and exercise questions, while utilizing market tools such as formula calculators and graph plotters.

Who is this course for?

Career upgraders, managers, students, and finance enthusiasts.

What are the prerequisites for taking this course?

No previous knowledge is required.

What will I achieve by taking this course?

  • Understand the basic language of the stock market and investing.
  • Understand the concepts of stocks, bonds, warrants, mutual funds and other key elements of investing.
  • Understand key procedures such as issuing stocks and warrants, trading options, calculating the selling and purchase prices of a mutual fund, and much more.
  • Understand how trading in securities can be used to finance corporate activity.

SYLLABUS

1

Introduction

PREVIEW
60 Mins
  • What is the Stock Market?
  • Stocks
  • Bonds
  • Warrants
  • Options
  • What is a Firm?
  • What is a Profit?
  • Background
2

Introduction Quiz

30 Mins
3

Stocks - Lesson A

60 Mins
  • Issuing Stocks
  • Par Value
  • Stock Name
  • Stock Type
  • Stock Symbol
  • Stock Price
  • How is Profit Earned
  • Rights of Stockholders
  • Management Stock
  • Raising Capital
  • A Public Stock Offering
  • Annual General Stockholder Meeting
4

Stocks - Lesson B

60 Mins
  • Trading Units
  • Brokers
  • Trading Stocks
  • Buy and Sell Orders
  • Short Selling
  • Risks in Short Selling
  • The Trading Sequence
5

Stocks - Lesson C

60 Mins
  • Practical Terms
  • Stock Splits
  • Possible Reasons for Stock Splits
  • Dividends
  • How to Pick "Good" Stocks
  • The P/E Ratio
  • The Ratio of Market Cap to Shareholder's Equity
  • The Dividend Yield
  • Stock Indices
  • NASDAQ Composite Index
  • Reading the Stock Listings
6

Stocks Quiz

30 Mins
7

Bonds - Lesson A

60 Mins
  • Bonds
  • Interest
  • Factors Affecting the Interest Rate
  • Base Interest
  • Bank Loans
  • Public Loans
  • Buying Bonds
  • Bond Price
  • The Annual Yield To Maturity
8

Bonds - Lesson B

60 Mins
  • Maintaining the Value of Money
  • Consumer Price Index
  • Linkage to the CPI
  • Treasury Bonds & Notes
  • Corporate Bond Ratings
  • Convertible Bonds
  • Conversion Rate
  • Conversion Premium
  • Profitability of Convertible Bond Purchases
  • Treasury Bills
9

Bonds Quiz

30 Mins
10

Warrants

60 Mins
  • Issuing Warrants
  • How A Warrant Works
  • Buying and Exercising a Warrant
  • Comparing the Risk Of Buying A Warrant
  • How to Determine Whether a Warrant Is Worth Buying
  • Leverage
11

Warrants Quiz

30 Mins
12

Mutual Funds

60 Mins
  • The Need For Mutual Funds
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Investing in Mutual Funds
  • Establishing A Mutual Fund
  • Choosing a Trustee
  • How a Mutual Fund Earns Money?
  • To Whom Does The Profit Belong
  • How To Join a Mutual Fund
  • The Cost of a Share
  • Fees
  • Calculating Selling and Purchase Prices
  • Prospectus
  • Specialized Funds
13

Mutual Funds Quiz

30 Mins
14

Options - Lesson A

60 Mins
  • Introduction
  • What Is an Option?
  • Options on Gold
  • A Purchase (Call) Option
  • A Sell (Put) Option
  • Specifications of an Option
  • Name of an Option
  • Trading Options
  • Prices of Options
  • Markets for Trading in Gold Options
  • Earning a Profit on Expiration Date
  • Where Options Come From
  • An Option Writer's Profit or Loss
15

Options - Lesson B

60 Mins
  • Index Options
  • Underlying Asset Price and Option Strike Price
  • Specifications Appearing in the Short Name of a DJX Option
  • Abbreviations
  • Strike Price
  • Expiration Date
  • Classifying Options
  • Management of Option Trades
  • Option Duration
  • Classes and Series of Options Trading
  • Trading in Index Options
  • Method of Trading
16

Options - Lesson C

60 Mins
  • Practical Terms
  • Using Put Options as a Hedge
  • How To Follow Trading in Index Options
  • Abbreviated Option Name
  • Uses of US-Euro Options
17

Options Quiz

30 Mins
18

New York Stock Exchange

60 Mins
  • The American Securities Market
  • Fundamental Concepts
  • Useful Terms
  • Order Types
  • NYSE
  • NASDAQ
  • Finding Information on the Internet
  • Trading Stocks
  • Other Investment Options
19

New York Stock Exchange Quiz

30 Mins

Make it Count!

Certificate of Completion
If you choose the certificate plan, a certificate of completion will be issued in your name upon succesful completion of the course quizzes. You can save this certificate to your computer, print or email it to your current or future employers.
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Fundamentals of the Stock Market

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Online interactive course

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