CNBC POWER LUNCH STOCK DRAFT

Eight Teams Go Head-to-Head to Pick the Winning Stock

THE GAME
CNBC’s 2018 Stock Draft checks in with eight teams each month – following their three stock draft picks from the closing price on draft day April 26, 2018 through the Super Bowl on February 3, 2019.
THE TEAMS
  1. Stevens Tech Traders – Stevens Institute of Technology, Investment Club
  2. Flash Crash Gordon – Todd Gordon, TradingAnalysis.com Founder
  3. Mr. Wonderful – Kevin O’Leary, reigning Stock Draft champion and “Shark Tank” Co-host
  4. The Beardstown Ladies – Beardstown Ladies Investment Club of Illinois
  1. Team Pony Express – Eric Dickerson, Pro Football Hall of Famer
  2. Team Seymour Alpha – Tim Seymour, Seymour Asset Management Managing Partner and CIO, and Kára McCullough, Miss USA 2017
  3. Team Nick the Kick’s Pix – Nick Lowery, Former NFL Kicker and Wolfgang Koester, FiREapps CEO
  4. Team Yes – Bethenny Frankel, Entrepreneur and Author
THE DRAFT
CNBC’s 2018 Stock Draft began on Thursday, April 25, 2018, with eight teams choosing from a list of 60 investments, including large companies, tech giants, bitcoin, oil and gold.
Round 1 Stock Draft Picks
Stevens Tech Traders: Facebook (FB)
Flash Crash Gordon: Bitcoin (BTC)
Mr. Wonderful: Chevron (CVX)
Team Beardstown Ladies: Celgene (CELG)
Team Pony Express: Exxon (XOM)
Team Seymour Alpha: Amgen (AMGN)
Team Nick the Kick’s Pix: Amazon (AMZN)
Team Yes: General Electric (GE)

 
Hear former NFL kicker, Nick Lowery, and FiREapps CEO, Wolfgang Koester, give their first-round draft pick at 9:50 in the video.

Round 2 Stock Draft Picks
Stevens Tech Traders: Disney (DIS)
Flash Crash Gordon: Nvidia (NVDA)
Mr. Wonderful: Blue Apron (APRN)
Team Beardstown Ladies: Apple (AAPL)
Team Pony Express: Anadarko (APC)
Team Seymour Alpha: Dropbox (DBX)
Team Nick the Kick’s Pix: Goldman Sachs (GS)
Team Yes: Spotify (SPOT)

 
Hear former NFL kicker, Nick Lowery, and FiREapps CEO, Wolfgang Koester, give their second-round draft pick at 3:08 in the video.

Round 3 Stock Draft Picks
Stevens Tech Traders: Sage Thera (SAGE)
Flash Crash Gordon: Netflix (NFLX)
Mr. Wonderful: Boeing (BA)
Team Beardstown Ladies: Visa (V)
Team Pony Express: Oil
Team Seymour Alpha: Chesapeake (CHK)
Team Nick the Kick’s Pix: AMD (AMD)
Team Yes: Alphabet (GOOGL)

 
Hear former NFL kicker, Nick Lowery, and FiREapps CEO, Wolfgang Koester, give their third-round draft pick at 7:58 in the video.

Team Nick the Kick’s Pix Progress
Check in for updates on how Nick Lowery and Wolfgang Koester’s stock picks are performing.

Update: May 3, 2018

CNBC Power Lunch had Kevin O’Leary, Shark Tank Cohost and O’Shares ETFs Chairman, give an update on the teams’ current standing in the 2018 Stock Draft Championship.

Team Nick the Kick’s Pix, consisting of members Nick Lowery and Wolfgang Koester, are in fourth place in the Stock Draft Championship. Their stock picks – Amazon, Goldman Sachs and AMD were collectively down 1.41% as of 12:30 p.m. ET on May 3, 2018.