Category Archives: StockTrak Projects

Bus 410 – Financial Markets

The purpose of this project is to allow you to develop your investment portfolio management skills during the course. The relevance to this course is that the stock market and investment activity of all types is heavily dependent upon, influenced by and controlled by participants in the Financial Markets and the Financial Institutions that are part of the Financial Markets.

14 – Week Financial Basics

These are the requirements for your semester project. Please ensure that you understand all components and work on your project throughout the semester. The complete project must be submitted by the end of week 14. Objectives To acquaint students with sources of market and price information available for personal investment that will help to make Read More…

Diversification Project

Diversification Project: You have $1,000,000 in your brokerage account and need to invest at least $100,000 in each of the following asset classes: (1) equities, (2) mutual funds including ETFs, (3) bonds, (4) options, and (5) futures.

Simulations and Integrated Learning in Investment Education – Overview

Stock-Trak Global Portfolio Simulations introduce a hands-on learning experience for students to understand investments and allow the instructor to integrate the variety of course contents into the simulation. This article discusses my teaching model with using the simulation, feedbacks from the students about the simulations, and my thoughts for future reference.