Winning Real Money with StockStream
Between January 17th and March 7th, 2018 Cheddar
will be running a contest in which top performing players in StockStream will be rewarded with prizes.
Collectively, we're handing out thousands of dollars in prize money!
The guide below will explain the game and rules in detail. If you want to get started immediately, you only need to follow 3 simple steps.
- Read the Official Rules, by clicking here.
- Register your username by clicking here.
You must complete this form. You will see a success message and get an email confirmation upon completion.
- Join the game by clicking here.
If you are having trouble signing up, click here
to join the StockStream Discord where you may ask for help.
The prize pool is divided into two parts. The StockStream Weekly Challenge and the
The StockStream Weekly Challenge
will run for 6 weeks, and each week, the top 5 players will collectively receive $225 in cash
and 300 sweepstakes entries.
The StockStream Sweepstakes
will take place at the end of the 6 weeks and total of $3,500 will be given to 3 sweepstakes winners.
StockStream Weekly Challenge
The StockStream Weekly Challenge will run on the following dates. Each week will feature a set of
5 winners based
on their performance that week. Each winner of the Weekly Challenge will win a cash prize as well as a number of
Entries into the StockStream Sweepstakes, with a chance to win up to $2,000! (details below).
Weekly Challenge Dates
|Weekly Challenge I||January 17th||January 23rd||January 24th|
|Weekly Challenge II||January 24th||January 30th||January 31st|
|Weekly Challenge III||January 31st||February 6th||February 7th|
|Weekly Challenge IV||February 7th||February 13th||February 14th|
|Weekly Challenge V||February 14th||February 20th||February 21st|
|Weekly Challenge VI||February 21st||February 27th||February 28th|
|Sweepstakes||January 17th||February 27th||March 7th|
Weekly Challenge Prizes
Winners of the Weekly Challenge will receive a cash prize as well as entries into the
In the event of a tie, the cash will be split amongst the winners but each will receive equal Sweepstakes Entries.
|1st Place||$100||100 Entries|
|2nd Place||$50||80 Entries|
|3rd Place||$25||60 Entries|
|4th Place||$25||40 Entries|
|5th Place||$25||20 Entries|
Winners of the Weekly Challenge will receive entries into the StockStream Sweepstakes.
At the end of the Sweepstakes period a drawing will be held, and each player with entries
will have a chance to win the following cash prizes.
How To Enter
To enter, click the button below and fill out the registration form.
The contest is free to enter and open to legal residents of The United States and some parts of Canada.
Other restrictions apply, please read the full rules on the registration page for more details.
How To Play
To play, visit the StockStream Twitch channel
StockStream is a voting-based stock market game. You may vote to buy or sell any stock by issuing
At the end of each round, the votes are counted and the top voted command is executed.
If you voted for the command that won the round, you gain influence
on that purchase, and now have an open position
During each Weekly Challenge, you must open at least 5 positions and close at least 5 positions
to be eligible to win. Only stocks which cost more than $5 will qualify.
Your open and closed positions can be found on your profile page
and eligible positions will be
Use the #w
command in the chat to get a link to your page.
For a full tutorial on how to play StockStream
How To Win
Players are ranked by realized percentage return.
Your realized percentage return is calculated by computing the percentage return
on the money you have spent and sold.
Note that the amount you spent is the price of a stock divided by the number of players that voted along with you.
For example, if two players vote to buy a stock worth $100, each player has spent $50.
If that stock is sold for $102, each player has profited by $1 and therefore has a
realized percentage return of 2%.
Things to remember
Only stocks whose purchase price is $5 or more will qualify.
You must open and close at least 5 positions each week to be eligible for the
Only closed positions count towards your final score.
Ready to win some cash?