Stocks Fit for the Game of Thrones
Season three of the popular HBO series Game of Thrones debuted this past Sunday to a series record of 4.4 million viewers. The series is adapted from the George R.R. Martin book series titled A Song of Ice and Fire. Throughout the fantasy series, an intricate cast of characters is introduced, as we follow their ongoing battles for power, family, and honor.
While we don't know the net worth of the characters, we do have an idea of the cost to produce the show. The cost of the 10 episodes for season three -- which HBO executives won't confirm -- is reportedly in the neighborhood of $50 million to $60 million. That's a lot of money -- or Gold Dragons -- that these characters could be investing. With that in mind, let's imagine which stocks the Game of Thrones characters would invest in.
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The article Stocks Fit for the Game of Thrones originally appeared on Fool.com.Although this is probably obvious, none of the characters mentioned above actually own any of the stocks mentioned above because, well, they're fictional characters. Katrina Chan owns shares of Apple and Berkshire Hathaway. You can follow her on Twitter: @katrinachan. The Motley Fool recommends Apple, Facebook, Goldman Sachs, and LinkedIn. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
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