Jerry Baldwin

Online Trading Academy
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After a brief career as a professional hockey player, Jerry Baldwin began trading stocks in 2001. He pursued trading education from the very beginning and believes that training is key to a successful investing and trading career. He added options and then futures to his trading expertise and has completed coursework in all three asset classes at Online Trading Academy.

Jerry’s philosophy is to have a simple trading plan and stick to it. This applies to any trading style and all timeframes, from momentum trading to investing for retirement security. Students who attend his classes can expect an energetic, hands-on learning experience.

Jerry has been an Online Trading Academy Instructor since 2009. He enjoys being part of a community of successful, concerned people who are committed to excellence.


  • Bachelor’s Degree Business Administration, St. Mary’s University
  • Professional athlete
  • Small business owner
  • Nationally certified personal trainer


  • US Markets


  • Futures


  • CES Certified
  • Frequent guest on Trader’s Television, a national investing show
  • Power Trading Radio guest


Illinois, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Great, friendly and knowledgeable teacher. It would be a pleasure to take his class again.”

, June 2017

“The OTA program is great! Jerry Baldwin is a great instructor, he really wants and helps his students to succeed!”

, June 2017

“Great class; this system really works. Jerry Baldwin is great, He explains everything clearly.”

, May 2017

“Very patient, dealt well with varying skill levels in class, explains things very well, great attitude.”

, April 2017

“He inspired me to be a better trader.”

, April 2017

“Simply an awesome experience with Jerry Baldwin. Jerry made a tremendous impact on my trading strategy and plan. Hands on was great, questions answered with great details and examples. Small class provided more time to observe better and understand Jerry's explanations. Loved and will follow Jerry's trading plan; took me to another level. Thank you, OTA.”

, March 2017

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