Best Defensive Stocks Based on Algo Trading: Returns up to 9.32% in 14 Days

Best Defensive Stocks

This Conservative Stock forecast is part of the Risk-Conscious Package, as one of I Know First’s quantitative investment solutions. We determine our best defensive stocks by screening our database daily for lower volatility stocks that are less risky. The full Risk-Conscious Package includes a daily forecast for a total of 40 stocks divided into four main categories:

  • Top 10 Conservative stocks for the long position
  • Top 10 Conservative stocks for the short position
  • Top 10 Aggressive stocks for the long position
  • Top 10 Aggressive stocks for the short position

Risk Conscious stocks
Package Name: Risk-Conscious – Conservative Stock Forecast
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 14 Days (11/05/2018 – 11/19/2018)
I Know First Average: 2.10%
Best Defensive Stocks

This Risk-Conscious – Conservative Stock Forecast Package forecast had correctly predicted 7 out of 10 stock movements. The top performing prediction from this package was AMT with a return of 9.32%. AIV, and AON had notable returns of 6.53% and 6.02%. The package’s overall average return was 2.10%, providing investors with a 3.29% premium over the S&P 500’s return of -1.19% during the same period.

American Tower Corporation is a real estate investment trust. It invests in the real estate markets across the globe. The firm engages in leasing of space on multi-tenant communications sites to wireless service providers, radio and television broadcast companies, wireless data and data providers, government agencies and municipalities and tenants in a number of other industries. American Tower Corporation was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.

Algorithmic traders utilize these daily forecasts by the I Know First market prediction system as a tool to enhance portfolio performance, verify their own analysis and act on market opportunities faster. This forecast was sent to current I Know First subscribers.

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Algorithmic Stock Forecast: The table on the left is a stock forecast produced by I Know First’s algorithm. Each day, subscribers receive forecasts for six different time horizons. Note that the top 10 stocks in the 1-month forecast may be different than those in the 1-year forecast. In the included table, only the relevant stocks have been included. The boxes are arranged according to their respective signal and predictability values (see below for detailed definitions). A green box represents a positive forecast, suggesting a long position, while a red represents a negative forecast, suggesting a short position.

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