Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game Session 1 Winners Announced
The Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game, brought to you by the SIFMA Foundation, challenged Collegiate DECA members to build and manage a $100,000 virtual investment portfolio of stocks, bonds and mutual funds.
After a month of competition, Collegiate DECA congratulates the top 10 teams who participated in Session 1 of the competition. Rankings are based on percentage growth against the S&P 500, not equity (learn more about the S&P 500 here).
Congratulations to the following Session 1 winners:
Jace Pederson – Mayville State University
The team finished in first place with a total equity of $107,193.21 and a return of 4.378%.
Mike Ruotolo – Penn State University-Berks
The team finished in second place with a total equity of $103,750.88 and a return of 2.6448%.
Darian Kempenich – North Dakota State College of Science-Fargo
The team finished in third place with a total equity of $105,040.08 and a return of 1.9108%.
Matthew Knutson & Shawn Peterson – University of North Dakota
The team finished in fourth place with a total equity of $105,899.39 and a return of 0.481%.
Alexandrea Busch, Kayla Maksen & Anya Bower – University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
The team finished in fifth place with a total equity of $100,552.51 and a return of -0.2767%.
Amanda Steinbis – Lawrence Technological University
The team finished in sixth place with a total equity of $100,645.91 and a return of -0.6948%.
Cosmo Ha – University of Texas at Dallas
The team finished in seventh place with a total equity of $101,358.42 and a return of -1.5059%.
Zack Dichtel – Montana Tech of the University of Montana
The team finished in eighth place with a total equity of $$98,332.13 and a return of -1.648%.
Rochelle Garcia, Rodrigo Alves & Marco Prates – William Woods University
The team finished in ninth place with a total equity of $$101,708.55 and a return of -1.9383%.
Haley Geliche, Emily Hayden & Kelsey Wilson – University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
The team finished in tenth place with a total equity of $98,389.04 and a return of -2.7169%.
If you missed this session of the Collegiate DECA Stock Market Game, there is still time to participate! The spring session for Collegiate DECA members will run from February 5, 2018, through April 13, 2018. Learn more and register today.
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