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

“I attended the FOREX Trader course instructed by Brandon Wendell. I found Mr. Wendell to have total command of the class content. His teaching techniques were very helpful in the learning curve and his knowledge of the subject matter made it much more comprehensive than most courses of instruction I have attended. I believe the instructor made the difference in learning.”

, December 2016

“Brandon has a natural talent for teaching along with a photographic memory, so he can answer every question or concern with websites and information and demonstrations/examples. Simply amazing and a definite asset for OTA. A must for traders.”

, December 2016

“Brandon Wendell is amazing!! What he taught me during this week makes all the money spent on OTA worth every penny. His patience and kind heart makes it easy to ask him anything and know that he will spend the time to answer any question. YOU MUST put Brandon Wendell in the XLT videos!!! There is no reason he shouldn't be on there. He has given me a confidence in trading like never before. He's a wonderful instructor and I am truly blessed to have learned from him! LET'S GET HIM IN WOODLAND HILLS ASAP!!!!!!”

, November 2016

“Brandon made the curriculum understandable. He took it level upon level. He never left you behind. He always demonstrated how everything worked with real examples. ”

, November 2016

“I was very impressed with Brandon, who knows the FOREX subject very well but was also very thorough in explaining and showing the trading strategies. He made this class easy to understand. I'll give him two thumbs up just because I only have two thumbs.”

, October 2016

“Brandon Wendell has helped me streamline my ability to use the core strategies in finding zones. Within the first two days of class, I was able to look and find supply/demand zones with confidence. Brandon's been a breath of fresh air and kept everything simple while introducing key strategies in trading Futures.”

, October 2016
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