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

“I truly enjoyed the program and in the way that it was taught. I would recommend Online Trading Academy to family and friends. Truly an awesome experience! Mr. Maragioglio was very professional, demonstrated deep knowledge of the material, great presentation skills, managed the class in an easy and fun manner. One of the best instructors I have ever come in contact with. Great asset to the OTA experience!”

, February 2017

“Trading with Scott is a great experience. He is highly motivational and supportive of the students. He offered assistance and positive advice throughout the class, really re-enforcing the concepts of successful trading.”

, February 2017

“Scott was great! Really informative and detailed and just an encyclopedia of knowledge. Would definitely recommend him as an instructor and will seek to take classes with him again in the future. Also really enjoyed his very outgoing personality and his illustration of concepts. Also enjoyed his use of ground rules at the beginning of the class so that we could all learn efficiently. Do whatever you have to to keep him as an instructor FOREVER!”

, February 2017

“The instructor, Scott, was excellent. He demonstrated his deep knowledge about trading which certainly contributed to the enrichment of all the attendees. I was very impressed the way he approached the subject making it simple and practical. I did enjoy and learned a lot.”

, January 2017

“Scott is the right instructor for any new student coming to OTA because he has such an approach that makes everything easy and understandable even if you had never been trading.”

, January 2017

“I came into this class as a novice and have been able to get so much valuable information to help me get on the right track for my future trading endeavors. Scott was awesome! He took the time to really get into the details if needed and kept everyone in the class engaged and up to speed. He is the Man!”

, January 2017
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