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Stock Market Investing Level 3: Investing in small-cap companies & trading penny stocks

Learn long term investing and short term trading strategies for experienced stock market students. Starting with $25k in virtual cash and make it grow by finding promising small cap companies and quality penny stocks ( under $5 per share). Learn how to use stock screeners to maximize returns in a real-time, stock market simulation game! A great follow up to the Beginner Stock Market class, which is a pre-requisites for Level 3. Level 2 is suggested but not required. Students will learn more advanced ways to make money in the stock market.
Lisa Kornberg
1001 total reviews for this teacher
28 reviews for this class
Completed by 211 learners
year old learners
Beginner, Advanced Level
learners per class


Charged upfront
$25 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 4 weeks
60 minutes per class

Available times

Table of available sections


Class Experience

Students will learn:
-identifying small cap with growth potential
-risks and rewards of investing in penny stocks
-Long term investing strategies
-Using options to maximize profits and conserve cash
-How to reduce portfolio risk by taking a stock's beta into account
As a former Investment Banker and certified Business Education Teacher,  I love teaching Stock Marketing Investing!  My experience in the industry gives me a deep knowledge of stock analysis and the process of buying and selling stocks.   My students always enjoy playing the Stock Market Simulation and competing with me along with their classmates.   This stock market class is fun and engaging and knowing how to invest is an important life skill.  Investing responsibly in the stock market is the best way to grow savings and build cash reserves.   That's why it's critical for young adults to learn how invest responsibly now, BEFORE they risk real money.   

Based on my extensive experience teaching this subject, I know how to make it interesting and memorable.  I use video clips and engaging handouts to make the content  easy to understand and remember.  This class is interactive, not lecture based, so students will have the opportunity to discuss, share experiences, and ask questions.  I will help students discover how current events effect stock prices so they are more interested the world around them.
 Students will be asked to research small cap and penny stocks using a format provided by me. We will share student's work in class and learn about company investing ideas from each other. We will apply a long term strategy for small cap stocks and a trading strategy for penny stocks.
No materials need to be purchased. Students will need internet access for playing the stock market simulation game. In order to log in for the virtual game, each student will need to an email address. This email address needs to be provided to me before the first class so that I can register each learner for the simulation. I will be messaging each student privately and the email provided to me will not be shared with other class members.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
1 hour per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.


Lisa Kornberg
Lives in the United States
Certified, Tenured Business Teacher, MBA, Entrepreneur and Investor
1001 total reviews
896 completed classes

About Me

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I am a New York State Certified, Tenured Business Education Teacher and experienced business... 
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