Stock Pitch Competition 2022 - Asia

Asia Stock Pitch Competition 2022

                                                                                                 

What is stock picking about?

 

  • This is a great opportunity to see how investment professionals go about deciding what stocks they should buy. It will be useful both for those considering careers in investment and for those wanting to make money for themselves!

 

How do I participate in the competition?

 

  • Follow the Stock Pitching Guidelines below and submit your entry as a word document (.docx) template below (maximum of 1,000 words) in our event page via this QR code below by 11:59pm – local time Sunday, 9 October 2022.
  • Our Investment Professionals will shortlist around 5 finalists from the entries and they will be notified by Friday, 14 October 2022. The finalists will have a week to prepare for their presentation.

 

 

Entries Closed

 

11:59pm (local time)

Sunday,

9 October 2022

You will have until 10 October to prepare a maximum of 1,000 word recommendation on a stock.

2nd round

 

By Friday,

14 October 2022

Around 5 students will be selected for the final round.

Final Presentation

25 October 2022

Virtual session

(exact time / details will be available on our website)

Each finalist will have 5-10 minutes to present your recommendation to a panel of Fidelity investment professionals. A winner will be selected.

(Format: 5-10 minutes presentation + 5 minutes Q&A)

 

 

Why participate?

 

  • Experience the intensity, depth, and breadth of questions posted by top investment professionals and network with investment professionals from Fidelity.

 

  • The shortlisted 5 entries will receive a gift of participation. The winner and any particularly impressive finalists will proceed to the final round interview for our Equity Research Internship Programme.

 

If I don’t participate in the game, can I join the Fidelity Stock Pitch Presentation as a spectator?

 

  • You are invited to join us as an audience even if you don’t participate in the stock pitching competition. There will also be a separate session on company introduction and early careers programme overview on 13 October. Please register for the event page in our career website.

 

 

Submission criteria

 

  • The company must be a listed equity (i.e. no pre-IPOs, no funds, no derivatives, no bonds, no commodities etc) with market capitalization over US$200m.

 

  • The stock must be liquid, subject to a 3-month average daily trading volume of US$1m per day.

 

  • Please make sure your stock pitch is a maximum of 1000 words (.docx) and follows the template on our website.

 

 

Asia Stock Pitch Competition 2022

                                                                                                 

What is stock picking about?

 

  • This is a great opportunity to see how investment professionals go about deciding what stocks they should buy. It will be useful both for those considering careers in investment and for those wanting to make money for themselves!

 

How do I participate in the competition?

 

  • Follow the Stock Pitching Guidelines below and submit your entry as a word document (.docx) template below (maximum of 1,000 words) in our event page via this QR code below by 11:59pm – local time Sunday, 9 October 2022.

 

 

  • Our Investment Professionals will shortlist around 5 finalists from the entries and they will be notified by Friday, 14 October 2022. The finalists will have a week to prepare for their presentation.

 

 

Entries Closed

 

11:59pm (local time)

Sunday,

9 October 2022

You will have until 10 October to prepare a maximum of 1,000 word recommendation on a stock.

2nd round

 

By Friday,

14 October 2022

Around 5 students will be selected for the final round.

Final Presentation

21 October 2022

Virtual session

(exact time / details will be available on our website)

Each finalist will have 5-10 minutes to present your recommendation to a panel of Fidelity investment professionals. A winner will be selected.

(Format: 5-10 minutes presentation + 5 minutes Q&A)

 

 

Why participate?

 

  • Experience the intensity, depth, and breadth of questions posted by top investment professionals and network with investment professionals from Fidelity.

 

  • The shortlisted 5 entries will receive a gift of participation. The winner and any particularly impressive finalists will proceed to the final round interview for our Equity Research Internship Programme.

 

If I don’t participate in the game, can I join the Fidelity Stock Pitch Presentation as a spectator?

 

  • You are invited to join us as an audience even if you don’t participate in the stock pitching competition. There will also be a separate session on company introduction and early careers programme overview on 13 October. Please register for the event page in our career website.

 

 

Submission criteria

 

  • The company must be a listed equity (i.e. no pre-IPOs, no funds, no derivatives, no bonds, no commodities etc) with market capitalization over US$200m.

 

  • The stock must be liquid, subject to a 3-month average daily trading volume of US$1m per day.

 

  • Please make sure your stock pitch is a maximum of 1000 words (.docx) and follows the template on our website.

 

 

 

Issues to be addressed in the stock pitch

 

  • The target price must be clearly stated.

 

  • The stock pitcher should be comfortable holding the stock in a 1-2 year horizon (i.e. not just a quick trade).

 

  • What is the valuation relative to peers and to history?

 

  • What are the key drivers for the sector?

 

  • How does the company make money?

 

  • Why do you see value that the market doesn’t?

 

  • What is the justification for your growth rate projections etc.?

 

  • The 3-month average daily trading volume should be stated

 

  • What are the risks against your recommendation

 

 

 

 

Virtual session - Zoom dial in details to provided