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6th Annual JA Stock Market Challenge

Featuring: JA Take Stock in Your Future

Through JA Take Stock in Your Future, students discover the benefits and challenges of investing in the stock market as part of a broader, long-term investment strategy and the risks and rewards of trading. (grades 9-12) The program includes five 45- minute sessions, with additional extended learning activities and optional digital assets offered throughout, including an optional online or site-based JA Stock Market Challenge competition.

When: Tuesday, March 08, 2022
Where: TBA
Time: 12:00 AM PST
JA Stock Market Challenge is the culminating event for our JA Take Stock in Your Future program. This optional fast-paced mock stock market simulation invites students from all over the county to compete against each other to build the largest mock portfolio. It is a morning of fun and frenzy as they simulate 60 days of trading.

· Prior to the event, high school students spend 3-5 class sessions learning about the fundamentals of investing for their futures and basic concepts about how the stock market works

· Students compete in teams of 4 to build the largest mock portfolio

· The Challenge simulate 60 days of trading over two hours

· Teams start with $500,000 in mock stocks and cash

· Competition tentatively scheduled for March 8, 2022

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Thank you sponsors of our 2022 Stock Market Challenge!

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