Stock Market Prediction Challenge

STUDENTS
The 2017 date for submissions has passed. The winner will be contacted after September 1, 2017 and announced at the Kansas Economic Outlook Conference in Wichita on October 5, 2017.

BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS
The 2017 date for submissions is coming up! See details below.

The Challenge & Requirements


A challenge to business professionals and students of the Wichita State University - Make the most accurate prediction of what the closing value of the S&P 500 will be on Friday, August 31, 2018. There will be two categories of winners, student participants and business professionals. 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Business Professionals
    • Submissions will be due between October 5, 2017 and November 5, 2017.
    • If selected as the winner of the challenge, attend the 2018, 39th Annual Kansas Economic Outlook Conference (date TBD) in order to receive the award.
       
  • Students
    • If you are submitting as a student, you must be a current student at Wichita State University.
    • Submissions will be due between February 1 and March 1, 2018.
    • If selected as the winner of the challenge, attend the 2018, 39th Annual Kansas Economic Outlook Conference (date TBD) in order to receive the award.