Phase I: You will select 10-15 stocks. You will enter the price data into Excel.
Phase 2: You will track the prices for several weeks.
Phase 3: You will make an imaginary $50,000 investment based on the data you've collected.
Phase 4: You will track your investment.
Phase 5: We'll determine who "won" in our class.
There are two main stock markets where you can "buy" stocks.
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Remember: The rule in the stock market is BUY LOW, SELL HIGH!
You may wish to set up your spreadsheet something like this:
|Here's a few NYSE stocks you probably recognize.
|Here's a few Nasdaq stocks you might recognize:
Here's a some code you can use for buy-sell.