Stock market trading is an activity in which investors need fast and accurate information to make effective decisions. Since many stocks are traded on a stock exchange, numerous factors influence the decision-making process. Moreover, the behaviour of stock prices is uncertain and hard to predict. For these reasons, stock price prediction is an important process and a challenging one.** We evaluate BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC prediction models with Modular Neural Network (Speculative Sentiment Analysis) and ElasticNet Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:BLND stock is predictable in the short/long term. **

**According to price forecasts for (n+4 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold LON:BLND stock.**

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*Keywords:*## Key Points

- Stock Forecast Based On a Predictive Algorithm
- How do you know when a stock will go up or down?
- Probability Distribution

## LON:BLND Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

Recently, there has been a surge of interest in the use of machine learning to help aid in the accurate predictions of financial markets. Despite the exciting advances in this cross-section of finance and AI, many of the current approaches are limited to using technical analysis to capture historical trends of each stock price and thus limited to certain experimental setups to obtain good prediction results. On the other hand, professional investors additionally use their rich knowledge of inter-market and inter-company relations to map the connectivity of companies and events, and use this map to make better market predictions. For instance, they would predict the movement of a certain company's stock price based not only on its former stock price trends but also on the performance of its suppliers or customers, the overall industry, macroeconomic factors and trade policies. This paper investigates the effectiveness of work at the intersection of market predictions and graph neural networks, which hold the potential to mimic the ways in which investors make decisions by incorporating company knowledge graphs directly into the predictive model. We consider BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC Stock Decision Process with ElasticNet Regression where A is the set of discrete actions of LON:BLND 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 Î³ ∈ [0, 1] is a move factor for expectation.^{1,2,3,4}

F(ElasticNet Regression)

^{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(Modular Neural Network (Speculative Sentiment Analysis)) X S(n):→ (n+4 weeks) $\overrightarrow{R}=\left({r}_{1},{r}_{2},{r}_{3}\right)$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of LON:BLND stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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## LON:BLND Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+4 weeks)

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**LON:BLND BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC

**Time series to forecast n: 21 Sep 2022**for (n+4 weeks)

**According to price forecasts for (n+4 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold LON:BLND 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

BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC assigned short-term Baa2 & long-term B2 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (Speculative Sentiment Analysis) with ElasticNet Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:BLND stock is predictable in the short/long term.**

**According to price forecasts for (n+4 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold LON:BLND stock.**

### Financial State Forecast for LON:BLND Stock Options & Futures

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

Outlook* | Baa2 | B2 |

Operational Risk | 53 | 35 |

Market Risk | 87 | 56 |

Technical Analysis | 88 | 32 |

Fundamental Analysis | 72 | 69 |

Risk Unsystematic | 67 | 52 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for LON:BLND stock?A: LON:BLND stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (Speculative Sentiment Analysis) and ElasticNet Regression

Q: Is LON:BLND stock a buy or sell?

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

Q: Is BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for BRITISH LAND COMPANY PLC is Hold and assigned short-term Baa2 & long-term B2 forecasted stock rating.

Q: What is the consensus rating of LON:BLND stock?

A: The consensus rating for LON:BLND is Hold.

Q: What is the prediction period for LON:BLND stock?

A: The prediction period for LON:BLND is (n+4 weeks)