Research Sources Stock market performance: 100 years + Overview http://www.multpl.com/
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To earn Project Credit YOU MUST USE YOUR NAME AS IT APPEARS ON CLASS ROSTER On your Project Sheet: write – Your name – E-mail – Password The web site will track your investments under your name. Fake Name = 0/200 points
To Buy or Sell Stock Type the Ticker Code of th e company whose stocks you want to purchase or sell. Click Buy or Sell Then click Complete Transaction Ticker Lookup: Use this to find the Ticker Code of the Company
At the end of the project: 1. Print Trading History 2. Staple your typed Analysis on top of the History
Game Details $1,000,000 (one million dollars) to invest Do not start a new group, name or portfolio if you have problems. Instead see Ms. Kraus for help. Project Grade: – 70% Effort/Participation – 10% Portfolio Performance (considering market conditions) – 20% Analysis of What Happened What you did and/or would do differently What worked and what did not work
Research Process 1. Research the Economy 2. Research and select 3 industriesEx: Entertainment, Automotive,… 3. Research and narrow it down to 3 companies minimum in EACH industry Ex: Utilities: Massey Energy, Sempra Energy, Solar Turbines Cash Cows- Earn dividends, stable company Emerging-New company could be on the rise or not Underperforming-Price of stock is low compared to earnings/income (PE Ratio) can find ratio on info about company – on smartstocks.com or any market info site.
Research Sources www.multpl.com Value Line Moodys Standard and Poors Wall Street Journal Business Week Money magazine Inc. magazine San Diego Business Journal And more…