Faculty Advisor

Tang, Dalin

Abstract

The history of the stock market and select companies within the pharmaceutical industry were studied using the Internet and Gordon Library as primary resources. An eight-week simulation was conducted on the stock market using different trading techniques that were analyzed and compared for effectiveness. Using these strategies helped develop a basic understanding of the investing world and the relative success of different investment methods.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2012

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mathematical Sciences

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