Presentation on theme: "The Stock Market Game By: Natalie Morales, Gavin Mills, Jennifer Loforte."— Presentation transcript:
The Stock Market Game By: Natalie Morales, Gavin Mills, Jennifer Loforte
Stocks Purchased Walt Disney (DIS) Aeropostale (ARO) YUM Brands (YUM) Ebay (EBAY) Dean Foods (DF) Nordstorm (JWN) Cabellas (CAB) Skull Candy (SKL)
Diversifying Our Portfolio Entertainment Clothing Fast Food Online Purchasing Food Sales Our group tried to buy stocks in different industries. Dont put all your eggs in one basket
Skull Candy INC. SKUL $15.97 Skull candy is a company where they make headphones to listen to music. Dean foods company DF $12.07 Dean foods is a company where they make dairy foods. Made money Taco Bell YUM $74.04 Taco bell is a fast food company where they have Mexican food. Made money
Disney INC. DIS $42.40 Disney is a company where they have theme parks and make movies. Made money $40.43 EBAY is a company where you can bid on items. Made money EBAY
Keys to Success 1.Looked at Google Finance graphs to see the history of what the stock did in past months. 2.Chose stocks that we were interested in, except for Dean Foods which we just bought. 3.Worked as a team. 4.DIVERSIFIED OUR Portfolio.
SUMMARY The Stock Market Game was actually fun. We were surprised. We diversified our portfolios and our companies did very well. They just kept making money! The only bad one was Nordstrom. We chose companies in 6 different industries. I wish we could have had another stock market game this year, but I guess it is summer time. I cant wait to do The Stock Market Game next year!!!!
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