Friday, April 17th

Sub Plans for Mr. Whalen

Investment Strategies

1. Now that we have established a foundation for the different types of investment, we  can now begin to explore some of the inner workings of the stock market.  That all starts with the exchanges(or markets) where the buyers and sellers come together.

Read over the slide deck to become familiar with the exchanges and what purpose they serve.

2. Go to Google Classroom and access the "Market Comparison" assignment begin research on the two major exchanges in the US, the NASDAQ and The New York Stock Exchange.  Submit when complete.

3. Both of the major exchanges have been in the news as of recent, not necessarily for good reason.  Read the three articles below about some issues regarding the major exchanges:

Once you have read all three, go to this Google Form and answer the questions.