Faculty Advisor

Tang, Dalin

Abstract

This project is an eight-week stock simulation research conducted by a team of four. This study aims to have research participants to analyze the real-time stock market using various trading techniques to gain knowledge and experience in investing in real life. Throughout the simulation period, a starting investment of $500,000 is invested in targeted companies by the chosen of each trading strategy after one week of thorough analysis. The results have shown that short-term-trading is the most profitable of the four. This valuable experience better equipped the team members in future investments.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

2019-08-28

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mathematical Sciences

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