## Abstract

**We evaluate CONVATEC GROUP PLC prediction models with Modular Neural Network (News Feed Sentiment Analysis) and Multiple Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:CTEC 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:CTEC stock.**

**LON:CTEC, CONVATEC GROUP PLC, stock forecast, machine learning based prediction, risk rating, buy-sell behaviour, stock analysis, target price analysis, options and futures.**

*Keywords:*## Key Points

- Can we predict stock market using machine learning?
- Technical Analysis with Algorithmic Trading
- What is the best way to predict stock prices?

## LON:CTEC Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

We consider CONVATEC GROUP PLC Stock Decision Process with Multiple Regression where A is the set of discrete actions of LON:CTEC 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(Multiple 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 (News Feed Sentiment Analysis)) X S(n):→ (n+4 weeks) $\sum _{i=1}^{n}\left({a}_{i}\right)$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of LON:CTEC stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**LON:CTEC CONVATEC GROUP PLC

**Time series to forecast n: 07 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:CTEC 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

CONVATEC GROUP PLC assigned short-term B1 & long-term B2 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (News Feed Sentiment Analysis) with Multiple Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:CTEC 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:CTEC stock.**

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

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

Outlook* | B1 | B2 |

Operational Risk | 50 | 36 |

Market Risk | 62 | 62 |

Technical Analysis | 40 | 44 |

Fundamental Analysis | 68 | 57 |

Risk Unsystematic | 74 | 59 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for LON:CTEC stock?A: LON:CTEC stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (News Feed Sentiment Analysis) and Multiple Regression

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

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

Q: Is CONVATEC GROUP PLC stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for CONVATEC GROUP PLC is Hold and assigned short-term B1 & long-term B2 forecasted stock rating.

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

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

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

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