With the advent of technological marvels like global digitization, the prediction of the stock market has entered a technologically advanced era, revamping the old model of trading. With the ceaseless increase in market capitalization, stock trading has become a center of investment for many financial investors. Many analysts and researchers have developed tools and techniques that predict stock price movements and help investors in proper decision-making.** We evaluate SHELL PLC prediction models with Supervised Machine Learning (ML) and ElasticNet Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:SHEL stock is predictable in the short/long term. **

**According to price forecasts for (n+1 year) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell LON:SHEL stock.**

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*Keywords:*## Key Points

- Reaction Function
- Can machine learning predict?
- Trading Interaction

## LON:SHEL Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

Finance is one of the pioneering industries that started using Machine Learning (ML), a subset of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the early 80s for market prediction. Since then, major firms and hedge funds have adopted machine learning for stock prediction, portfolio optimization, credit lending, stock betting, etc. In this paper, we survey all the different approaches of machine learning that can be incorporated in applied finance. We consider SHELL PLC Stock Decision Process with ElasticNet Regression where A is the set of discrete actions of LON:SHEL 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(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(Supervised Machine Learning (ML)) X S(n):→ (n+1 year) $\begin{array}{l}\int {r}^{s}\mathrm{rs}\end{array}$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of LON:SHEL stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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## LON:SHEL Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+1 year)

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**LON:SHEL SHELL PLC

**Time series to forecast n: 23 Sep 2022**for (n+1 year)

**According to price forecasts for (n+1 year) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell LON:SHEL 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

SHELL PLC assigned short-term B3 & long-term Baa2 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Supervised Machine Learning (ML) with ElasticNet Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the LON:SHEL stock is predictable in the short/long term.**

**According to price forecasts for (n+1 year) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell LON:SHEL stock.**

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

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

Outlook* | B3 | Baa2 |

Operational Risk | 78 | 90 |

Market Risk | 31 | 59 |

Technical Analysis | 56 | 78 |

Fundamental Analysis | 36 | 61 |

Risk Unsystematic | 46 | 90 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for LON:SHEL stock?A: LON:SHEL stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Supervised Machine Learning (ML) and ElasticNet Regression

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

A: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell LON:SHEL Stock.

Q: Is SHELL PLC stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for SHELL PLC is Sell and assigned short-term B3 & long-term Baa2 forecasted stock rating.

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

A: The consensus rating for LON:SHEL is Sell.

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

A: The prediction period for LON:SHEL is (n+1 year)