This paper addresses problem of predicting direction of movement of stock and stock price index. The study compares four prediction models, Artificial Neural Network (ANN), Support Vector Machine (SVM), random forest and naive-Bayes with two approaches for input to these models.** We evaluate Choice Hotels prediction models with Modular Neural Network (Financial Sentiment Analysis) and Factor ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the CHH stock is predictable in the short/long term. **

**According to price forecasts for (n+6 month) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold CHH stock.**

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

*Keywords:*## Key Points

- How useful are statistical predictions?
- What is the use of Markov decision process?
- What is Markov decision process in reinforcement learning?

## CHH Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

Stock market prediction is the act of trying to determine the future value of a company stock or other financial instrument traded on an exchange. The successful prediction of a stock's future price could yield significant profit. This paper will showcase how to perform stock prediction using Machine Learning algorithms. We consider Choice Hotels Stock Decision Process with Factor where A is the set of discrete actions of CHH 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(Factor)

^{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 (Financial Sentiment Analysis)) X S(n):→ (n+6 month) $\overrightarrow{R}=\left({r}_{1},{r}_{2},{r}_{3}\right)$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of CHH stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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## CHH Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+6 month)

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**CHH Choice Hotels

**Time series to forecast n: 09 Sep 2022**for (n+6 month)

**According to price forecasts for (n+6 month) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold CHH 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

Choice Hotels assigned short-term B1 & long-term B1 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (Financial Sentiment Analysis) with Factor ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the CHH stock is predictable in the short/long term.**

**According to price forecasts for (n+6 month) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Hold CHH stock.**

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

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

Outlook* | B1 | B1 |

Operational Risk | 59 | 33 |

Market Risk | 54 | 56 |

Technical Analysis | 41 | 63 |

Fundamental Analysis | 75 | 80 |

Risk Unsystematic | 77 | 57 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for CHH stock?A: CHH stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Modular Neural Network (Financial Sentiment Analysis) and Factor

Q: Is CHH stock a buy or sell?

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

Q: Is Choice Hotels stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for Choice Hotels is Hold and assigned short-term B1 & long-term B1 forecasted stock rating.

Q: What is the consensus rating of CHH stock?

A: The consensus rating for CHH is Hold.

Q: What is the prediction period for CHH stock?

A: The prediction period for CHH is (n+6 month)