Attempt to maximize your portfolio value using any trading strategies you believe will be successful.
After Trading Week:
Log into the game site: https://www.marketwatch.com/games/cnsrsci-275-consumer-finance-spring-2022 (Links to an external site.)
Click the “Portfolio” tab
Upload screenshots that capture your profile, portfolio, portfolio performance and transactions sections.
Download the data from three sections – your portfolio, your portfolio performance and your transactions, and combine these downloads into one Excel file and upload it.
DUE Friday, April 15th at 11:59 pm CT: Submit a two-page report, single spaced, and include the following:
Your initial portfolio and how it was selected, including what outside sources you used for research.
Which investments exceeded your expectations? What conditions caused this?
Which positions under-performed for you? What factors created the performance gap?
What was your worst day of portfolio performance? What were your returns for the day and identify at least one news event that you think may have impacted your portfolio’s performance.
What was your best day of portfolio performance? What were your returns for the day and identify at least one news event that you think may have impacted your portfolio’s performance.
If you made any trades during the game, what factors drove your decisions to trade?
What are the key things you learned from your Virtual Stock Exchange experience?