MCT Stock Market Challenge

January 2020: Jim Thorpe-

Mauch Chunk Trust Company is supporting local schools in the sponsorship of The Carbon County Stock Market Challenge from the Pennsylvania Council on Financial Literacy (PennCFL). All Public and Private schools are invited to participate from Carbon County and the Tamaqua area. The sponsorship will include all 3rd to 12th grade students for both the fall and spring games. The spring game begins on Feb 10th 2020. For the spring game, an Extra Special Competition will be held for high and middle school students. These students will represent their schools in a special local and competitive, investment competition. The public and private schools invited to participate are in the areas of Jim Thorpe, Panther Valley, Lehighton, Palmerton, Weatherly and the Tamaqua area. A celebration luncheon will be hosted by Mauch Chunk Trust on May 12, 2020 at Dean Anthony’s Banquet Hall, Jim Thorpe, to honor the schools, teachers and their students. They will be honored by Mauch Chunk Trust executives along with PennCFL staff.

Week 8 Results (4/7/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio 
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $120,540.18
2 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $101,450.60
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,717.06

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $102,513.61
2 Tamaqua - Megan Frantz $100,120.56
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,117.82

Week 7 Results (3/30/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $120,517.08
2 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,657.43
3 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $100,298.26

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $102,802.05
2 Tamaqua - Megan Frantz $100,137.19
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,098.64

Week 6 Results (3/24/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $120,497.28
2 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,795.89
3 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $100,104.12

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $121,641.45
2 Tamaqua - Megan Frantz $100,084.94
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,082.20

Week 5 Results (3/17/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $111,432.69
2 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $104,400.92
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,484.17

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $104,466.87
2 Tamaqua - Megan Frantz $100,065.76
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,063.02

Week 4 Results (3/10/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $105,123.86
2 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $103,214.97
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,246.79

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $102,386.76
2 Tamaqua - Megan Frantz $100,043.84
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,041.10

Week 3 Results (3/4/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $107,405.84
2 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $103,553.82
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,292.94

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Palmerton - Kathryn Zurn $100,408.28
2 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,027.40
3 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $99,144.71

Week 2 Results (2/25/2020):

Ranking High School and Teacher Portfolio

1 Weatherly - Brian Kaminski $105,271.51
2 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $104,871.63
3 Jim Thorpe - Ben Warren $100,109.72

Ranking Middle School and Teacher Portfolio
1 Tamaqua- Megan Frantz $100,027.40
2 Jim Thorpe- Ben Warren $100,008.22
3 Panther Valley - Joseph Steber $100,005.48

 

Mauch Chunk Trust Company

Mauch Chunk Trust Company was incorporated August 25, 1902 as the successor institution to the Second National Bank of Mauch Chunk, established in 1864. We remain a locally owned and managed independent community bank. While many banks of our type have merged or simply disappeared, our ability to change with the times has allowed us to grow and prosper for over 117 years. Read more about our history here.

We have 7 community banking offices & 1 Trust/Investment office located in Carbon & Schuylkill Counties, Pennsylvania in the following communities: Jim Thorpe, Albrightsville, Lehighton, Nesquehoning & Tamaqua (Hometown, West Penn).

We are the "Neighbors you know, bankers you trust." Voted as the favorite Bank & Favorite Mortgage Company in the Times News 2019 Readers' Choice contest.