What is the difference of buying a stock or playing slots or poker, etc.

a. go to www.sas.com and search under the heading “SAS Family.” Does the information found in the case study, company website, and fortune article reveal why SAS consistently makes the list of “Best Companies to Work for in America?”b. What is motivating Jim Goodnight? How effective of a leaders is he?c. Would you like to work for SAS? Why or why not?
DB #2
Do you invest in securities? Why or why not?a. The goal of this week’s discussion is investing 100,000$ in stocks of your choice. Begin Monday and track your stock for four days. After tracking your stock, report your pofit or loss. Example: Facebook is at 358.45 on 8 18 2021. You buy 278.9789 shares, which is your total alottment of the 100,000$. Track the stock for 4 days and see if you make or lose money.b. Financial managers have to make these types of investments everyday when managing the money for a small business or in proprietary trading. What is the beta of the stock(s) that you selected. Stock Beta (5Y Monthly) is 1.29. What does this mean? Do this for your stock(s) that you selected.c. Do you go to the casino and gamble. What is the difference of buying a stock or playing slots or poker, etc.