Scott Maragioglio

Online Trading Academy
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Scott Maragioglio started his trading career at a NYSE member firm in 1992, where he was lucky enough to be mentored in technical analysis and asset management by experienced money managers at the firm.

Over a 20 year career he has experienced many facets of the financial industry, working with both retail and institutional investors and on both buy and sell side trading desks. He has also provided technical research to many of the largest asset management firms and banks on Wall Street.

As an Online Trading Academy Instructor, Scott is a strong proponent of process based trading and strict risk management. Students taking his class can expect an emphasis on the concepts of rules based trading process and rigid risk management.


  • Director of research at an equities research firm
  • Technical columnist,
  • Technical analyst at an asset management team focusing on long/short trading strategies
  • Registered representative at NYSE and NASDAQ brokerage firms


  • US Markets


  • Stocks


  • Certified Market Technician (CMT) 
  • Held Series 7, 4, 63, 65 licenses 
  • Member, Market Technicians Association (MTA) 
  • Member, Association of Professional Technical Analysts (AAPTA)


Florida, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Scott? Are you kidding me? He was always helpful, considered my slow approach for things to sink in and dealt with it immediately with other classmates or Kim or Jeff or Steve to come in to give a hand. I wish that man all the luck in the world and hope to see him again soon!”

, June 2017

“Scott is Very Professional; a people person, very friend, very open to help. I love his mentality with risk management.”

, June 2017

“Clearly very experienced and knowledgeable. Scott was eager to share his point of view and he emphasizes the importance of avoiding key mistakes and the whys and benefits of sticking with the process.”

, June 2017

“Scott Maragioglio is a great instructor. He understands the market very well and can explain how core strategy is the key point in trading. He is also very patient with students that may not understand something very well, and will stop to discuss in full detail to where they fully understand. He also gives great examples when explaining things to help everyone understand.”

, May 2017

“It is almost impossible to successfully do trading without attending the OTA course.”

, May 2017

“Scott is a master and a guru. He is the best. Thanks for the opportunity for me to learn under his tutoring.”

, May 2017

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