Haub School of Business

Department of Finance

Stock Portfolio Competition

               Competition photo

Spring 2015 Student Stock Market Competition

 

 Begins: January 5, 2015     Ends June 30, 2015

Game ends for determining the winners April 10, 2015

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 April 10, 2015.  However, you can play the game until June 30, 2015  

Prize

A T-shirt for students with the best 10 portfolios   

How to Sign Up for the Competition  


Go to 

http://www.marketwatch.com/game/sjuspring2015   

Password for this game: hawkspring2015

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

Game Rules
        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.


Why Play
        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!