The Atlanta Technical College Phi Beta Lambda Stock Market Team placed second in the region in its fall competition. Team members are Marlicia Brewer, Shanita Clarke, and Kevin Little.
The students competed in the 2016 Fall Stock Market Game where each team started with an initial portfolio of $100,000 cash value. Teams invested and managed their hypothetical portfolio in stocks, bonds, and mutual funds traded on the New York Stock Exchange and/or NASDAQ over a period of 15 weeks. The goal was to increase the portfolio’s value. Advisors for the team were Robert E. Leach and Jeanette Miller, Business and Public Service Technology.