Silicon, Circuits, and the Digital Revolution
Technology Stock Game
Construct a hypothetical stock portfolio of five companies from the technology sector.
One of these company names will serve as the name of your group.
Following selection of your group name, prepare a brief written profile of that company for presentation at the following class.
That profile should include a description of its products and technologies, its location and company URL,
and a brief synopsis of why you selected it. Cite all sources used!
Rules of the Game
Adapted from the rules of the Stock Market Game at delawareonline.com
- Student groups pick five technology stocks listed on the New York Exchange, the
Nasdaq market or the American Exchange. The picks may be distributed
among the exchanges in any way desired. Stocks priced under $3 are
- At least one company selected must have a market capitalization less than $100 million.
You may select your group name from among those companies qualifying in this category.
- Each group will have a hypothetical portfolio of $10,000 -- $2,000 for each
of the five selected stocks -- as of the close of the trading day on February 14, 2000.
The winners will be the groups with the highest hypothetical portfolio values
at the close of trading May 16, 2000.
Selected Online Resources
- The group with the highest portfolio value will receive a bonus of 15% on the final exam.
- The second highest value will receive a bonus of 10%.
- All other groups with portfolio values exceeding $10,000 at the end of the game will receive a bonus of 5%.
CNN fn - Technology
Bloomberg.com - Technology Stocks
ZDnet Inter@ctive Investor
Comments, suggestions, or requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated Feb. 9, 2000.
© George Watson, Univ. of Delaware, 2000.