This stock market project asks students to follow a stock of their choice for a week, calculate the daily and weekly percent change in price, estimate a line of fit for their scatter plot, find the slope and equation of their line of fit and write a final analysis of their data.
The final excel spreadsheet is formatted with formulas that automatically calculate percent changes. The download also includes a "rough draft" of the project that asks students to calculate percent changes by hand. Student directions explain each step of the project.
Included in the download are all original editable files in case you would like to change an aspect of the project, such as directions for which stocks to follow for the week. Also includes:
Detailed student directions and rough draft of final project
Excel file with programmed equations that calculate percent change
Excel cell directions
Extra graph cutouts
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