Understanding the Stock Market

Stock Market Basics

Understanding stock market basics is essential to developing a trading plan and strategy. Whether you're a new trader or need a refresher, understanding the stock market is key.

How the Stock Market Works

The stock market is a platform where investors can buy and sell stocks of publicly-traded companies. Read our article to learn more about how stocks work.

What Is the Dow?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) index has become synonymous with the stock market. Get a complete history and definition of the Dow Jones.

Investment Seminars

Online Trading Academy offers seminars on stock investing for beginners. Learn about our patented supply and demand trading strategy.

Investment Regulations and Taxation

Taxes can have a major impact on an investor’s bottom line. Understand investment regulations and utilize these tips to get the most out of your return.

Trading Desk Showcase

Ever wonder how top traders organize their home trading computers & workspace? Check out the amazing traders' workstation photos submitted by real traders! We'd love to see yours too, so send us some pics.


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