Active Trader Pro®: A weekly class for beginners

Our trading professionals at the Trading Strategy Desk will conduct a 4-week virtual classroom course with a small group of investors who would like to maximize the capability of the Active Trader Pro® platform.

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This class will cover key concepts and practical application of the program including: initial set-up, placing trades, charting, and options analysis. There will be homework assigned after each session to help you apply your growing knowledge. Each class will build on the prior week's class, so please plan on registering for and attending all 4 weeks. These sessions are fully interactive, you will be able to ask questions, and we will show you the online tools to help you apply your knowledge.

January 2019

Session Date and time

Week 1: Setting up Active Trader Pro®
The basics, benefits of using Active Trader Pro® as well as general navigation of the platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 1 (PDF)

Friday, January 4, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 2: Placing trades and monitoring orders
Learn the customization ability of the platform and showcase how to make Active Trader Pro your own personal trading platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 2 (PDF)

Friday, January 11, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 3: Using the advanced charting capabilities
Learn about the components of creating a technical system and how to apply these concepts to your charts.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 3 (PDF)

Friday, January 18, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 4: Trading and analyzing options
Review different ways of finding, analyzing, and trading your options strategy ideas.

Friday, January 25, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Presenter

Colin Songer Colin Songer joined Fidelity in November 2005. Since then he has been providing support and helping to educate Fidelity's clients on several topics including fundamental analysis, technical analysis, and option strategies. Colin has been part of Fidelity's Trading Strategy Desk since February 2014. He is currently a Registered Securities Representative (Series 7/63) and a Registered Options Principal (Series 4).


February 2019

Session Date and time

Week 1: Setting up Active Trader Pro®
The basics, benefits of using Active Trader Pro® as well as general navigation of the platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 1 (PDF)

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
3 p.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Week 2: Placing trades and monitoring orders
Learn the customization ability of the platform and showcase how to make Active Trader Pro your own personal trading platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 2 (PDF)

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
3 p.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Week 3: Using the advanced charting capabilities
Learn about the components of creating a technical system and how to apply these concepts to your charts.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 3 (PDF)

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
3 p.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Week 4: Trading and analyzing options
Review different ways of finding, analyzing, and trading your options strategy ideas.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
3 p.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Presenter

Colin Songer Nate Herkimer began his career with Fidelity in 2015. He spent time in our Active Trader Services function before joining Fidelity's Trading Strategy Desk. Nathaniel graduated from Utah State University with a Bachelor in Political Science. He is currently a Registered Securities Representative (Series 7/63) and a Registered Options Principle (Series 4).


March 2019

Session Date and time

Week 1: Setting up Active Trader Pro®
The basics, benefits of using Active Trader Pro® as well as general navigation of the platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 1 (PDF)

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 2: Placing trades and monitoring orders
Learn the customization ability of the platform and showcase how to make Active Trader Pro your own personal trading platform.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 2 (PDF)

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 3: Using the advanced charting capabilities
Learn about the components of creating a technical system and how to apply these concepts to your charts.

Print and complete the homework assignment from Week 3 (PDF)

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Week 4: Trading and analyzing options
Review different ways of finding, analyzing, and trading your options strategy ideas.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

Presenters

Fidelity's Trading Strategy Desk is here to help you identify and analyze trading opportunities for stocks, ETFs, and options. We assist with how to use Fidelity's tools and resources to conduct fundamental research, utilize technical analysis, and apply advanced options concepts in making trading decisions. We achieve this through holding one on one appointments, hosting online brokerage classroom sessions, and facilitating educational webinars.