2015 Press Release – Stock Pitch Competition

Investors of Tomorrow hosted its fifth annual InvestYoung Stock Pitch Competition on November 14, 2015 at the Twenty Toronto Street Conference Centre in Downtown Toronto. View the Official Concluding Report here.

17 pairs of national finalists had to prepare and pitch a buy recommendation on a North American equity to judges which consisted of academic professionals and industry experts. The students went through a rigorous selection process which consisted of a preliminary qualifying round at their respective schools. During the day, students were also given the opportunity to learn about the Renewable Energy sector through a workshop hosted by Tony Wu (Curriculum Director) and Diyang Yu (Curriculum Officer). Furthermore, they participated in a finance written case competition.

Here are the winners of the 2015 InvestYoung Stock Pitch Competition:

  • 1st Place: Justin Sze and Connor Jung from Queen’s University (Pitch: Hornbeck Offshore Services)
  • 2nd Place: Justin Yeung and Harsh Naik from Western University (Pitch: Tessera Technologies)
  • 3rd Place: Jesse Han and Dirong Wen from Queen’s University (Pitch: Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation)

Thank you to all our competitors for investing time and effort into this competition. We hope to see you again next year.