Haub School of Business

Department of Finance

Stock Portfolio Competition

               Competition photo

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.

 

 

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/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
    

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!