Adam Grimes from Fisher College of Business at Ohio State
He spent 8 years as a futures, options, and equity trader. He was also a professional musician and a French chef before becoming a trader. He's saving his top dish for grade the trade ..
Here’s the scenario: The costly section 404 of Sarbanes-Oxley, which requires auditors to verify a company's financial reporting, is repealed. What are you buying and what are you selling as this scenario unfolds?
Adam is selling accounting firms, buying the exchanges, and selling volatility puts.
Tim Strazzini gives Adam a “B+” because he doesn’t think this scenario would create so much volatility.
Nelson from McCombs School of Business at University of Texas, Austin
He is a CPA, with 3 years experience in public accounting and was a collegiate tennis player. He's hoping to win grade the trade in straight sets.
Here’s the scenario Spiderman 3 clears $180 million this weekend, while the new Pirates of the Caribbean flops later this summer. What are you buying and what are you selling as this scenario unfolds?
Nelson doesn’t see Disney (DIS) getting hurt because they generate revenue from too many other places. He’s also selling Marvel (MRVL) on the news, and buying Hasbro (HAS) for the upside on toy sales.