Sean Reed

Online Trading Academy
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Sean Reed began actively trading equities in 2001. He has had the opportunity to operate and supervise an active day-trading floor for a self clearing broker dealer. Sean has also held positions including: Branch Manager, Broker, Financial Advisor Consultant, Active Trader Consultant and Proprietary Trader. During his trading experiences, he has had the opportunity to work with and mentor traders with differing styles and goals.

Providing key factors catered to an individual's particular trading style is Sean's focus. He is known for his patience and is eager to strengthen your trading knowledge. As an Instructor, Sean believes in the concept of, "See one, do one, and teach one," and enjoys seeing the light appear in a student's eyes. He is eager to bring his experience and knowledge to the Online Trading Academy classroom. Using his big picture approach, Sean will not stop until his pupils learn the key elements for profitable trading. Sean is an individual that is calm, cool, and collected and knows how important it is to match a trading style to your personality.

Sean now trades from his home in Belmont Shore, where he lives with his wife and son.


  • Former Employers: Andover/Assent, Charles Schwab, Sagepoint


  • US Markets


  • Stocks
  • Wealth Management


  • Holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 9, 10, 24, 55, 63 and 66


California, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Sean was excellent! His tremendous patience, relevant stories, and humorous attitude were well balanced and helpful in getting us through the more challenging topics. ”

, June 2017

“Sean always answered all of the students' questions until they understood, along with offering special help if they needed it. He was always upbeat and made the students feel important.”

, June 2017

“The instructor was excellent. He was concerned about all the students grasping the information. He was very entertaining and held interest.”

, June 2017

“Sean is truly an excellent teacher. He kept my attention, has humor and expertise. I am truly grateful for a great learning experience. This has enhanced my knowledge immensely!”

, May 2017

“Outstanding Instructor, using his vast training and many years of experience to make the class material very instructional. I gained numerous helpful tips that I can use right away to help my trades have a higher probability of success.”

, May 2017

“Sean is a good teacher and mentor. I feel very good and high confidence to protect and build my nest egg with the simple strategies that were covered in the class. Many thanks to Sean for sharing his thoughts with utmost patience.”

, May 2017

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