Brandon Wendell CMT

Online Trading Academy
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As a former stockbroker, brokerage trader, and hedge fund trader, Brandon Wendell brings various market views and insight to trading classes. Brandon has been trading equities, options, Forex, and futures in his own account since completing Online Trading Academy courses in 1998. He enjoys being an Instructor because it gives him an opportunity to help others in their quest for financial freedom.

Lessons From The Pros Power Trader Nation Mastermind Instructor Center's Choice Award Instructor of the Year Award


  • Former Stock broker, brokerage trader, hedge fund trader
  • Managed a venture capital firm
  • Held NASD Series 7 and 63 Liscenses
  • Former San Diego Chapter Chair of the Market Technicians Association


  • Indian Markets
  • Singapore Markets
  • US Markets


  • Futures
  • Graduate Programs
  • Mastermind Community


  • Online Trading Academy lifetime student
  • Guest on various media outlets
  • Author
  • Industry Expert Speaker
  • Chartered Market Technician Designation
  • CES Certified
  • Realtor and commercial mortgage broker
  • Hour with the Pros


  • California, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Brandon is a great teacher. He has enthusiasm, energy and KNOWLEDGE, and I am grateful for his willingness to share his expertise to us this week. I would recommend OTA to anyone who wants to take control of their finances and get the edge on the markets.”

, March 2017

“Great, almost too much knowledge. Very good about helping students understand. Good flow with people. Eager to teach. Well prepared and likes his job. Makes class fun. Takes the time to help with all the little things. Sign up for his class.”

, March 2017

“Brandon was a great teacher. He kept everyone tuned into the pace of the course and shared so many examples, including live trading practices. He also shared so many nuances that I haven't typically gotten from other OTA classes.”

, February 2017

“Of all the instructors I have had so far, Brandon is my man! I am definitely coming back for his Options class.”

, February 2017

“He is very knowledgeable and experienced and is willing to help the students.”

, February 2017

“Brandon Wendell is by far the best instructor that I have come across at OTA. He simplified everything about the course so that you were not overwhelmed with information. I was never nervous about asking questions because he made the class fun and educational.”

, January 2017
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