Create website on stocks/investments • Show the importance of investing • Learn about major US stock indices • Reveal data analysis on students’ basic stock market knowledge • Reveal simple derivative trades to help your investment portfolio outperform the market Project Description
Project Goals • Give an incentive-based questionnaire to 30+ students around campus • Design a website using WordPress including: • Explanation of major US stock indices • Difference between a Traditional and a Roth IRA • How to read a simple stock chart • Example of popular income producing option trade
Timeline 02/13: Finalize questionnaire/survey results with data analysis 02/27: Finish designing website through WordPress(with hosting service) 03/20: 2 videos complete 04/03: 2 videos complete 5. 04/17: Complete live website with integrated videos/ survey results
Metrics • The success of the project is dependent on the number of people who understand more about investing/trading in the equity markets. • Whether it's grasping option spreads to hedge yourself against certain stock moves, learning how to read a simple Google finance chart, or understanding the major US stock indices, I will measure the success of this project on the amount of people who seem to have familiarized themselves with the importance of making smart moves with their money.