Student-investors add pace to ups-and-downs of simulated market challenge
Student-investors battled bears and bulls in the Junior Achievement Stock Market Challenge on Innovation Campus at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Pius X High School had 16 teams on hand, making fake trades on fake companies, with the goal being to have the highest return on investment.
A Pius X team of Brandon Birch, Henry Blankenau, Gabe Clark and Sam Noel finished second out of 70-plus teams in the morning competition.
Another team won a different challenge: best team name. Alex Angele, Matt Otte, Wylee Sedlak and Dakota Mlnarik chose ‘Let’s Get Fiscal,’ a play on a song from a once-popular sitcom, The Office.
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