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


  • Options
  • Stocks
  • Wealth Management


California, USA

What Students Are Saying

“Sean is a wealth of knowledge!”

, May 2019

“Sean Reed did an outstanding job teaching the PAI class this week. He does a great job of explaining the information and gives us the hands on practice of what we learned.”

, May 2019

“Sean was fun and had many great tips. His knowledge was remarkable. ”

, May 2019

“Sean was truly knowledgeable and explained concepts in an easy to understand manner.”

, May 2019

“Sean Reed made the PAI class interesting.”

, March 2019

“The instructor explained the material using examples that made the concept of options understandable. The instructor discussed the material without going slide by slide in the book but then reviewed the material in the book so I could use the book for review. The instructor also covered some additional items not in the book. Sean Reed, my instructor did an exceptional job of teaching so that I could retain and review the material presented.”

, March 2019

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