Alex buys and sells stock on paper for a school project. He does so well, he decides to buy and sell for real, using his parent's stock account. Things go well, until they don't.
Did You Know?
Alex talks about the Dow Jones Industrial average moving to a base of 1000. By the end of February, 1983 (the month this episode aired) the Dow had passed 1000 and hasn't fallen below that mark since. See more