Intro to Investing: Learn the Basics, Risks, Principles of Growth and More!
Registration is through Colorado Free University (CFU). Registration cost indicated is for non-CFU members. Attendees can save $12 by becoming a member of CFU. Class is interactive with instructors and attendees and the use of a headset is highly recommended for audio quality.
This online workshop introduces basic information needed prior to investing in the stock market. The class consists of three sessions.
- "Why Invest in Stocks" - demonstrates why investing in stocks provides the best potential reward over time as shown by historical data.
- "Understanding the Jargon" - explains basic financial terms that are critical for the investor to understand in order to choose wisely and manage risk.
- "Using Value Line (VL)" - a guided tour of the Value Line data sheet, presenting each section and describing how to use VL as a basic research source to find fundamental information about a company.
These presentations introduce the Stock Selection Guide (SSG), the BetterInvesting tool used by investment clubs to determine if a company is a quality company and if that company is trading at a reasonable price.
Presenters are all volunteers and directors of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of BetterInvesting.