Stock 2 sounded like a strange name at first. It's actually part of a catalog of open clusters and Stock 2 is the second object out of 24 in that catalog named after Jürgen Stock.
|The Double Cluster with line of pointer stars makes Stock 2 relatively easy to find if you go looking for it.|
|It's also called the Strong Man or Muscleman Cluster because it resembles a stick figure in the double bicep flex bodybuilding pose.|
|Here is my interpretation of the Muscleman Cluster asterism, with a little trapezoid for the bodybuilder's banana hammock.|
|An outline of the bodybuilder in the Muscleman Cluster.|
|Stock 2 appears in my copy of Sky & Telescope's Pocket Sky Atlas|