## Abstract

**We evaluate AstraZeneca prediction models with Transductive Learning (ML) and Linear Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the AZN stock is predictable in the short/long term. **

**According to price forecasts for (n+16 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell AZN stock.**

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

*Keywords:*## Key Points

- Buy, Sell and Hold Signals
- Is it better to buy and sell or hold?
- Can neural networks predict stock market?

## AZN Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

We consider AstraZeneca Stock Decision Process with Linear Regression where A is the set of discrete actions of AZN 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(Linear 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(Transductive Learning (ML)) X S(n):→ (n+16 weeks) $\sum _{i=1}^{n}\left({r}_{i}\right)$

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of AZN stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

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## AZN Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+16 weeks)

**Sample Set:**Neural Network

**Stock/Index:**AZN AstraZeneca

**Time series to forecast n: 09 Sep 2022**for (n+16 weeks)

**According to price forecasts for (n+16 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell AZN 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

AstraZeneca assigned short-term B3 & long-term Ba3 forecasted stock rating.** We evaluate the prediction models Transductive Learning (ML) with Linear Regression ^{1,2,3,4} and conclude that the AZN stock is predictable in the short/long term.**

**According to price forecasts for (n+16 weeks) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Sell AZN stock.**

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

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

Outlook* | B3 | Ba3 |

Operational Risk | 47 | 75 |

Market Risk | 53 | 77 |

Technical Analysis | 64 | 83 |

Fundamental Analysis | 33 | 52 |

Risk Unsystematic | 45 | 43 |

### Prediction Confidence Score

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## Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the prediction methodology for AZN stock?A: AZN stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Transductive Learning (ML) and Linear Regression

Q: Is AZN stock a buy or sell?

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

Q: Is AstraZeneca stock a good investment?

A: The consensus rating for AstraZeneca is Sell and assigned short-term B3 & long-term Ba3 forecasted stock rating.

Q: What is the consensus rating of AZN stock?

A: The consensus rating for AZN is Sell.

Q: What is the prediction period for AZN stock?

A: The prediction period for AZN is (n+16 weeks)