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Wittenberg University's Wall Street Connection
," MainStreet goes behind the scenes of WittInvest, a student-run fund that has seen its portfolio's value grow by more 50%, since its inception in 2000.
So what are these college stock-pickers bullish on now? Here's a look.
From the MainStreet article:
WittInvest currently owns shares of
and consumer goods company
Proctor & Gamble
. Why? The large international market was a major draw for investing in these two companies, says Dale Williams, 23, a four-year member of the club. "We believed they would continue to be successful even if the U.S. fell on tougher times," says Williams. Overall, large-cap companies are attractive because "students have a better awareness of these, and it stimulates more interest in their selection," says Lowell Stockstill, a Business Law professor at Wittenberg University, who advises the group.
Read the full article on MainStreet.
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This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.com.