invgame2 - N. Sheflin INVESTMENT GAME 2 Investing Basics-...

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N. Sheflin INVESTMENT GAME 2 Investing Basics- More Stock Knowledge You haven’t lost everything so far, but short selling and margin may help with that. Now that you know what stocks are, we look at how to invest in them. ASSIGNMENT 1. read the material below 2. attempt to calculate the discounted dividend value of at least one of your stocks 3. short a stock (sell short and later, buy to cover) 4. if possible, buy on margin (Virtual Stock Exchange only does this when you do not have enough cash to complete transaction) – buy stock worth more than you have as cash. 5. Buy, sell, speculate, etc. MOST IMPORTANT FOR REAL WORLD INVESTING Efficient Market Hypothesis nad Random Walks Diversification Dollar Cost Averaging IN INVESTOPEDIA , http://www.investopedia.com/university/ look at the sections on: From Guide to Stock Picking at: http://www.investopedia.com/university/stockpicking/ Stock Picking Buying on Margin Short Selling IPO Basics Brokers and Online Trading Online Investment Scams
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