As a father raising two young girls ages 10 and 7, when I first heard about “The Hunger Games” I must admit I was a bit disturbed by the violent premise. But I also admit I was intrigued by its characters.
The heroine of “Hunger Games” and “Catching Fire” books and movies is Katniss Everdeen. Katniss is calm, cool and collected given her circumstances, and her leadership skills are top notch. These are all things that I want to instill in my own children for sure.
As she navigates her fictional world she exudes confidence and wisdom beyond her years – some of the same skills necessary to succeed in the market.
With the release of the “Catching Fire” film coming up next weekend, I found myself wondering how Katniss would fare on Wall Street. I suspect she would do quite well slaying the sharks and keeping the wolves at bay.
Here are three stocks that may be “Catching Fire” and merit your consideration: