Investor Peter Lynch famously advocated that you invest in what you know best. Look at what you see your kids buying, and so on. Well, TradingMarkets.com and Playboy have a created a silly and adolescent contest wherein they they have a bevy of Playboy models invest in what they know, from ethanol (it’s good for trees!) on outward, and so far the results are beating the market.
Mind you, the thing produces some bizarre moments, like the following from one Amy Sue Cooper on her pick of Dril Quip, up 50%:
[T]his company has a chance of doing very well. Especially considering the fact that so many countries are industrializing. Plus it’s a drilling company that just sounds exciting.