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.


Past

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

Specialties

  • US Markets

Expertise

  • Mastermind Community
  • Stocks

Endeavors

  • Certified Market Technician (CMT) 
  • Member, Market Technicians Association (MTA) 
  • Member, Association of Professional Technical Analysts (AAPTA)

Hometown

Florida, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Scott was awesome at breaking down the concepts of trading and emphasizing the importance of risk management. His style of teaching was very effective with the combination of very entertaining anecdotes to reinforce concepts that made the course very enjoyable. I now feel armed with the foundation and confidence to move forward in my trading career.”

, March 2019

“Scott Maragioglio is a high energy instructor with incredible knowledge and experience. The subject was incredibly interesting and relevant to my interest in understanding more about investing in the markets. Overall, as a novice investor, it was an excellent experience.”

, March 2019

“The instructor, Scott Maragioglio, is a fantastic instructor. Knowledgeable; been in the business 25+ years and knows every aspect. Emphasizes cutting off the fat tail losses by using your stops, use your position sizing correctly, don't cut off your targets. Anyone taking core strategy should be lucky to have Scott as an instructor. He's also quite funny so the class was never boring. The week went by quickly.”

, February 2019

“Great class. Scott Maragioglio is an amazing teacher, made it very simple to understand and fun too... I'm looking forward to my next course, Professional Options Trading!”

, January 2019

“Truly a learning experience. So much insight into the markets. The instructor drilled home important points over and over. He made those elements very clear early on, and kept stressing them. His explanation of "Fat Tail" and "Game of Outliers" in profit and loss was very important, as was "Prospect Theory". He helped me understand the psychology of trading. He also helped set expectations on size and the risk of over sizing trades and "blowing up" your account.”

, December 2018

“Scott is a great instructor and I learned so much from him! He was energized and motivated to teach us every single day, and I was happy to be a part of his class!”

, December 2018

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