Fall 2014 Student Stock Market Competition
Begins: August 26, 2014 Ends December 31, 2014
The Wall Street Trading Room will be sponsoring “The Hawk Portfolio Competition.” This competition gives participants an opportunity to learn about investing in a fun, risk-free way. Students will be able to take full advantage of the many resources at the university including the Wall Street Trading Room. Only students at Saint Joseph’s University are eligible to play.
In determining the winners, the cut-off date is Nov 26 2014. However, you can play the game until Dec 31 2014.
A T-shirt for students with the best 10 portfolios
How to Sign Up for the CompetitionGo to http://www.marketwatch.com/game/sjufall2014
Password for this game: hawkfall2014
Click on the ‘Join Now ‘ button to get started.
Use an id so that we can identify you in determining the top 10 winners.
If you are a new user, follow the link for a free account.
Follow the instructions to buy, sell, or short sell stocks
Starting cash equity: $200,000. You can leverage your equity 2:1.
Transaction costs: $10.00
Minimum price per share: $5
Only stock purchases and short sales are available.
Win a T-shirt
Apply what you learn
Exciting, risk-free way to start learning about investing
Learn to use powerful research tools available in the Wall Street Trade Room
Best of luck!