Select any company you are interested in and see what you can find out about that company through these sites. For example, try using Ford (stock symbol is “F”) or Starbucks (symbol SBUX) and summarize what you discover. You can look up the stock symbols for other companies at the MSN Money website, too ( http://investing.money.msn.com/investments/find-symbol).
Business Headlines: http://www.internetnews.com/bus-news/
Current stock market information and data can be found athttp://www.businessweek.com/investor/index.html
Microsoft Money Central at http://moneycentral.msn.com/home.aspoffers access to a wealth of stock data.