The Stock Market Game Sycamore High School 2008
Our Team Kelsey Gustafson Josh Metoyer Will Strack Kevin Cebulski
This was an average stock. • We purchased 400 Canon Inc. stock at $46.2315 a share. • We gained 7.697% • Or approximately $1,423.40.
Our failure stock • 10% decrease in value (lost $2,000) • Bought 800 shares • We still like their clothes
Clayton Williams Energy Inc. • Superb stock • 60% increase in value • Gained $7,500 • Wanted to buy different Williams company but bought this instead. It worked out in the end. • Bought 300 shares
We purchased 500 shares of this stock • The net cost of this share is $118.70 • This stock as of now is our second best stock with a gain of 8.406% • This stock has gained $4,985.16
Mistakes One mistake we made was accidentally buying the Clayton Williams Energy shares. We meant to purchase a different company (WMB) but accidentally bought this one. Although it was not the one we initially were interested in, the outcome was actually a tremendous gain.
Thank You Illinois Council on Economic Education Northern Illinois University Edward Jones Investments DeKalb County Community Foundation Chicago Tribune NIE Castle Bank