QUESTION OF THE DAY
10pts daily, due by the end of class.
Every day, class will start with a "Question of the Day". You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren't sure about what to write, please ask! No credit will be given for late QODs, unless you were absent that day.
Monday, February 10: In your own words… What is a stock? What is “the stock market”?
Tuesday, February 11: Why do stock prices change?
Wednesday, February 12: What is the difference between NYSE, NASDAQ, and AMEX?
Thursday, February 13: No QOD.
Tuesday, February 18: What kind of STRATEGY will you use for buying stocks in the Stock Market Challenge?
Wednesday, February 19: Let’s review … What is stock? What are the benefits of owning stock? Risks?
Thursday, February 20: Today you will start trading in the FiFo MarketWatch Challenge. So … how do you predict you will do in the challenge? Which stocks will be your best performers? Why?
Friday, February 21: If you had money of your own to invest, what would you do with it?
Monday, February 24: How do you feel about the test today? Are you comfortable with the topic of stocks?
Tuesday, February 25: What is CREDIT? What are some examples of how people can obtain credit?
Wednesday, February 26: We just started looking at CREDIT. What are some things you’ve learned so far?
Thursday, February 27:
Friday, February 28:
The website links below are useful resources for any and all finance topics.
Yahoo Finance: //finance.yahoo.com
Google Finance: //finance.google.com
Market Watch: www.marketwatch.com
Investopedia (Info): www.investopedia.com
Finance Freak (Info): www.financefreak.com
Teen Analyst (Info): www.teenanalyst.com
Choose to Save (Resource): www.choosetosave.org
Manilla.com (Resource): www.manilla.com
Mint.com (Resource): www.mint.com
Treasury Direct (Resource): www.treasurydirect.gov
Tax Information for Students (Resource): //www.irs.gov/individuals/students/index.html
Ohio Society of CPAs: www.ohiocpa.com
American Institute of CPAs: www.aicpa.org
Start Here, Go Places: www.startheregoplaces.com
Feed the Pig: www.feedthepig.org
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy: www.360financialliteracy.org
Fast Company: www.fastcompany.com
Inc. Magazine: www.inc.com
Young Entrepreneur: www.youngentrepreneur.com