Play CNBC’s interactive game for a chance to win one of four trips to Award-Winning One&Only Resort Destinations in Los Cabos, The Bahamas, Cape Town and Dubai
Winner to be announced on CNBC
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 6, 2010– Each day, CNBC viewers compete and test their stock market expertise by playing “Call the Close,” a popular interactive game on CNBC.com and on CNBC Mobile in which participants guess where the Dow Jones Industrial Average will close. Beginning today, “Call the Close” participants will have the chance to win one of four exclusive trips for two to the award-winning One&Only Resort destinations in Los Cabos, The Bahamas, Cape Town and Dubai.
To play the daily “Call the Close” game and be entered into the “Call the Close” One&Only Resort Sweepstakes, participants must register online or on a mobile device and submit their “call” from 4:30 pm ET until 1:00 pm ET the following trading day. Contestants can enter once daily at CNBC.com from Tuesday, July 6 to Friday, July 30.
Four winners will be selected at random on the last day of the contest and each will receive one of four trips for two to One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos, Mexico; One&Only Ocean Club in Paradise Island, Bahamas; One&Only Cape Town in South Africa; and One&Only The Palm, Dubai’s most intimate new beach resort opening October 10, 2010. Created exclusively for the luxury resort market, One&Only Resorts are conceived as hallmarks of excellence. Set in some of the most beautiful locales in the world, each award-winning resort offers guests a distinctive style and personality borne of its local culture, a genuine hospitality and a lively energy that is unrivalled. Additional properties within the collection include One&Only Reethi Rah, Maldives; One&Only Le Saint Géran in Mauritius and One&Only Royal Mirage in Dubai. For more information on One&Only Resorts and current summer specials visit http://specials.oneandonlyresorts.com/CNBC.html or http://www.facebook.com/OneOnlyResorts.
To play the daily “Call the Close” game participants can utilize CNBC.com’s vast financial resources such as extended after-hour quotes, charts and news for all 30 stocks in the Dow to help make the best prediction and see what's moving the markets. Throughout each game, the leader board is recalculated every five minutes as Dow pricing changes. The daily game winner is the one who makes the ‘call’ closest to the .00 decimal. In the event of a tie, game winners are determined by whoever comes closest to guessing the S&P 500. Each daily game winner will have his/her name published online or on-air. Participants have the ability to track their daily history and gauge their performance against the index.
Registration in both the “Call the Close” game and the One&Only Resort Sweepstakes is free and can be accessed at http://calltheclose.cnbc.com. For official sweepstakes rules, and alternate methods of entry for the Sweepstakes visit http://calltheclose.cnbc.com/rules.html.
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