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 Better Investing 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 Better Investing.