## Abstract

**We evaluate Prudential prediction models with Transfer Learning (ML) and Sign Test ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the PRU stock is predictable in the short/long term. **

**According to price forecasts for (n+8 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold PRU stock.**

**PRU, Prudential, stock forecast, machine learning based prediction, risk rating, buy-sell behaviour, stock analysis, target price analysis, options and futures.**

*Keywords:*## Key Points

- What is prediction in deep learning?
- Buy, Sell and Hold Signals
- Market Outlook

## PRU Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

We consider Prudential Stock Decision Process with Sign Test where A is the set of discrete actions of PRU stock holders, F is the set of discrete states, P : S × F × S → R is the transition probability distribution, R : S × F → R is the reaction function, and γ ∈ [0, 1] is a move factor for expectation.^{1,2,3,4}

F(Sign Test)

^{5,6,7}= $\begin{array}{cccc}{p}_{\mathrm{a}1}& {p}_{\mathrm{a}2}& \dots & {p}_{1n}\\ & \vdots \\ {p}_{j1}& {p}_{j2}& \dots & {p}_{jn}\\ & \vdots \\ {p}_{k1}& {p}_{k2}& \dots & {p}_{kn}\\ & \vdots \\ {p}_{n1}& {p}_{n2}& \dots & {p}_{nn}\end{array}$ X R(Transfer Learning (ML)) X S(n):→ (n+8 weeks) $R=\left(\begin{array}{ccc}1& 0& 0\\ 0& 1& 0\\ 0& 0& 1\end{array}\right)$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of PRU stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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## PRU Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+8 weeks)

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**PRU Prudential

**Time series to forecast n: 05 Sep 2022**for (n+8 weeks)

**According to price forecasts for (n+8 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold PRU stock.**

**X axis: *Likelihood%** (The higher the percentage value, the more likely the event will occur.)

**Y axis: *Potential Impact%** (The higher the percentage value, the more likely the price will deviate.)

**Z axis (Yellow to Green): *Technical Analysis%**

## Conclusions

Prudential assigned short-term B2 & long-term Ba1 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Transfer Learning (ML) with Sign Test ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the PRU stock is predictable in the short/long term.**

**According to price forecasts for (n+8 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold PRU stock.**

### Financial State Forecast for PRU Stock Options & Futures

Rating | Short-Term | Long-Term Senior |
---|---|---|

Outlook* | B2 | Ba1 |

Operational Risk | 75 | 58 |

Market Risk | 65 | 75 |

Technical Analysis | 37 | 83 |

Fundamental Analysis | 30 | 47 |

Risk Unsystematic | 60 | 84 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for PRU stock?A: PRU stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Transfer Learning (ML) and Sign Test

Q: Is PRU stock a buy or sell?

A: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold PRU Stock.

Q: Is Prudential stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for Prudential is Hold and assigned short-term B2 & long-term Ba1 forecasted stock rating.

Q: What is the consensus rating of PRU stock?

A: The consensus rating for PRU is Hold.

Q: What is the prediction period for PRU stock?

A: The prediction period for PRU is (n+8 weeks)