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

“Once again OTA has come through with a top notch learning experience. Brandon Wendell was an excellent instructor who kept the class involved and actually made the material interesting and easy to understand. He is extremely knowledgeable and presented the course material in a professional manner. He relates well with the students and keeps the course interesting and actually fun.”

, June 2017

“Brandon Wendell is the man! His knowledge, depth and explanation of the complex trading topics are helpful to even the most experienced traders. Any chance you have to take a class with Brandon, I suggest you don't pass on the opportunity. Thanks, bdub!”

, June 2017

“Brandon is an excellent instructor, very knowledgeable yet entertaining at the same time. He also provides insight into good research material.”

, June 2017

“Brandon is extremely knowledge and helpful in the Forex class. I gained a great deal of new and useful knowledge and confidence to go forward and continue to learn. He gave a large amount of insider knowledge and tips aside from the material of the class.”

, May 2017

“Brandon Wendell proved to be a very helpful and patient instructor.”

, May 2017

“High energy, knowledgeable, positive, personable and showed a genuine feeling of wanting to help students become better traders.”

, April 2017

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