Stock Prices:
Day 2
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
Purchases a West Coast food
chain
$12
Radio Corporation
New model released with
built in antenna
$13
Mammoth Oil
9 wells begin producing in WY
field
$14
Gotham Bank
Bank declares 6% dividend
$11
Durant Motors
Fails to make payments on
notes to the Gotham Bank
$7
Midland Utilities
Midland extends services into
MI and WI
$13
Kansas Pacific
K&P will pay no dividends this
year due to expansion
$9
Tel-Tone
Dial telephones will be
installed in parts of NYC
$15
Stock Prices:
Day 3
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
Merger with Eastern chain of
stores
$15
Radio Corporation
15 patents are purchased
from the Edison company
$14
Mammoth Oil
Largest oil field in America
may be located under
Mammoth Oil Lease in WY
$19
Gotham Bank
Stock prices remain the same
$11
Durant Motors
Locomobile sales are
depressed from competition
with Ford
$5
Midland Utilities
Insull’s financial manipulation
allows it to take control of
Commonwealth Edison
$19
Kansas Pacific
Profits rise on agricultural
shipments from SW
$10
Tel-Tone
NYSE announces Tel-Tone as
greatest increase of any stock
on the exchange
$22
Stock Prices:
Day 4
Special News Bulletin
• The President is suffering from a coronary
seizure and may have pneumonia. He is
reported to be dying.
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
$13
Radio Corporation
$13
Mammoth Oil
$16
Gotham Bank
$10
Durant Motors
$4
Midland Utilities
$19
Kansas Pacific
$9
Tel-Tone
$19
Stock Prices:
Day 5
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
Corn blight on Kroger farms causes
90% loss of crops
$12
Radio Corporation
Speculation on new patent causes rise
in stock prices
$15
Mammoth Oil
Japanese offer to buy the total
production of Elk Hills
$21
Gotham Bank
French gov’t announces they will begin
to pay their WWI war debts to US
banks
$12
Durant Motors
The DuPont family begins to buy large
blocks of Durant
$7
Midland Utilities
Insull fears Cyrus Eaton may be trying
to take over Midland
$22
Kansas Pacific
Speculation on increased profits from
Mexico
$11
Tel-Tone
Announces successful merger
$24
Stock Prices:
Day 6
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
Speculation that Purity Markets are
trying to buy out Kroger
$14
Radio Corporation
Rumored merger with the Edison
Company
$17
Mammoth Oil
Congressional committee begins an
investigation of leases; possible fraud
$13
Gotham Bank
Bank stocks remain unchanged
$12
Durant Motors
Louis Chevrolet is hired to design an
inexpensive automobile
$10
Midland Utilities
Cyrus Eaton begins dumping large
blocks of Midland on a depressed
market
$18
Kansas Pacific
Drought in the SW and depressed farm
prices cause K&P profits to fall
$10
Tel-Tone
J.P Morgan sells 200,000 shares in
company
$22
Stock Prices:
Day 7
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
Food prices are depressed due to
agricultural surpluses
$13
Radio Corporation
Merger with Edison Company falls through
when Radio Corp. pays no dividends
$14
Mammoth Oil
Harry Sinclair is called before Congressional
Committee; Fraudulent oil leases found true
$7
Gotham Bank
Announces profits increase 5%
$13
Durant Motors
Merger with Fisher Body and form GM
$13
Midland Utilities
Chicago Tribune states Insull’s Company is a
“house of cards” ready to crumble.
$14
Kansas Pacific
New oil fields in OK cause a new boom along
K&P track
$12
Tel-Tone
Fails to rise as predicted. Brokers unable to
explain downward trend
$17
Stock Prices:
Day 8
Special News Bulletin
• The market slipped today as the government
announced that home construction, an indicator
of prosperity, was at an all time low. The Federal
Reserve Board announced that a change in the
interest rate would take place in the near future.
It is rumored that the J.P. Morgan intends to sell
12 million shares of common stock at a loss.
Gotham Bank announced that margin buyers are
being notified that they must put up more money
to cover today’s losses.
Also, this just in…
• Panic hits Wall Street. 12 million shares are
traded in one day on the New York Stock
Exchange. $700 million is lost by stock holders
in one day as the market takes the greatest
dive in history!
Company Name
Action by Company
New Price per Share
Kroger
$5
Radio Corporation
$2
Mammoth Oil
$1
Gotham Bank
$7
Durant Motors
$8
Midland Utilities
$2
Kansas Pacific
$4
Tel-Tone
$3