When to Sell and When to Hold EXP Stock


How to predict stock price movements based on quantitative market data modeling is an attractive topic. In front of the market news and stock prices that are commonly believed as two important market data sources, how to extract and exploit the hidden information within the raw data and make both accurate and fast predictions simultaneously becomes a challenging problem. In this paper, we present the design and architecture of our trading signal mining platform that employs extreme learning machine (ELM) to make stock price prediction based on those two data sources concurrently. We evaluate Eagle Materials prediction models with Multi-Task Learning (ML) and ElasticNet Regression1,2,3,4 and conclude that the EXP 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 Buy EXP stock.


Keywords: EXP, Eagle Materials, stock forecast, machine learning based prediction, risk rating, buy-sell behaviour, stock analysis, target price analysis, options and futures.

Key Points

  1. Operational Risk
  2. Investment Risk
  3. Can neural networks predict stock market?

EXP Target Price Prediction Modeling Methodology

This paper tries to address the problem of stock market prediction leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) strategies. The stock market prediction can be modeled based on two principal analyses called technical and fundamental. In the technical analysis approach, the regression machine learning (ML) algorithms are employed to predict the stock price trend at the end of a business day based on the historical price data. In contrast, in the fundamental analysis, the classification ML algorithms are applied to classify the public sentiment based on news and social media. We consider Eagle Materials Stock Decision Process with ElasticNet Regression where A is the set of discrete actions of EXP 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= p a 1 p a 2 p 1 n p j 1 p j 2 p j n p k 1 p k 2 p k n p n 1 p n 2 p n n X R(Multi-Task Learning (ML)) X S(n):→ (n+1 year) i = 1 n a i

n:Time series to forecast

p:Price signals of EXP stock

j:Nash equilibria

k:Dominated move

a:Best response for target price

 

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EXP Stock Forecast (Buy or Sell) for (n+1 year)

Sample Set: Neural Network
Stock/Index: EXP Eagle Materials
Time series to forecast n: 19 Sep 2022 for (n+1 year)

According to price forecasts for (n+1 year) period: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Buy EXP 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

Eagle Materials assigned short-term B1 & long-term Ba2 forecasted stock rating. We evaluate the prediction models Multi-Task Learning (ML) with ElasticNet Regression1,2,3,4 and conclude that the EXP 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 Buy EXP stock.

Financial State Forecast for EXP Stock Options & Futures

Rating Short-Term Long-Term Senior
Outlook*B1Ba2
Operational Risk 8670
Market Risk4185
Technical Analysis6571
Fundamental Analysis4759
Risk Unsystematic5161

Prediction Confidence Score

Trust metric by Neural Network: 81 out of 100 with 592 signals.

References

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Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: What is the prediction methodology for EXP stock?
A: EXP stock prediction methodology: We evaluate the prediction models Multi-Task Learning (ML) and ElasticNet Regression
Q: Is EXP stock a buy or sell?
A: The dominant strategy among neural network is to Buy EXP Stock.
Q: Is Eagle Materials stock a good investment?
A: The consensus rating for Eagle Materials is Buy and assigned short-term B1 & long-term Ba2 forecasted stock rating.
Q: What is the consensus rating of EXP stock?
A: The consensus rating for EXP is Buy.
Q: What is the prediction period for EXP stock?
A: The prediction period for EXP is (n+1 year)

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