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anybody do Virtual Stock Exchange?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by FlawedXJ, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. Jun 9, 2009 at 3:52 PM
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    FlawedXJ

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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    I just started doing virtual stock exchanges with some guys at work. It's like online poker really. Each person in your group is given 100k to invest over a predetermined time period. My group is battling out to see who the winner is for two weeks. It's really a lot of fun. I fucked up royally and was in last place after i bought about 25k worth of shares from one company, but I was smart, risked it on gm and bought 45k shares and profited about 24grand today. needless to say I will be the winner. If anybody is interested in getting a VSE group going, I can start one for TW.

    BTW, if you know nothing about the stock market like I do, its a lot of fun and a good way to learn.
     
  2. Jun 9, 2009 at 3:52 PM
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    MiikeyD

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    is this stockquest?
     
  3. Jun 9, 2009 at 3:53 PM
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    FlawedXJ

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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    no, i'm sure there are many sites like this, but I was basically referring to the whole concept of Virtual stocks. The website is www.virtualstockexchange.com
     
  4. Jun 9, 2009 at 3:55 PM
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    DanGer

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  5. Jun 9, 2009 at 3:56 PM
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    FlawedXJ

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    I actually have a jeep now. Imagine that.
    we'll get a list going to see if its worth doing.
     
  6. Jun 9, 2009 at 4:12 PM
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    Rtrn2taco

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    How time consuming is it? I'd be willing to give it a try.
     
  7. Jun 9, 2009 at 4:19 PM
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    Same here
     
  8. Jun 9, 2009 at 4:28 PM
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    I don't have much time anymore but howthemarketworks.com is good.
     
  9. Jun 9, 2009 at 4:30 PM
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    i did a thing called stockquest during senior year. similar to that. you start off with an amount then you start trading. whoever has the most money at the end from trades wins.. (got an A)
    edit: you guys on the east coast are no fair! us west coast people have to be up early to trade :[
    SO i guess we can have some kind of prize at the end :)

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  10. Jun 9, 2009 at 4:50 PM
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    its time consuming cause its addicting and the time involved is during the workdays (obviously when the market is open.)
     
  11. Jun 10, 2009 at 1:27 AM
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    make one!!!
     
  12. Jun 10, 2009 at 5:48 AM
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    Aight. I'm going to finish battling out with my co-workers today and I'll get to making one. I'll post up the link and login info for the TW group as soon as I do.
     
  13. Jun 10, 2009 at 7:11 AM
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