Stock Picker Based on Data Mining: Returns up to 15.82% in 14 Days

Stock Picker

This forecast is part of the Top 10 Stocks Package, as one of I Know First’s systematic trading tools. The full package includes a daily prediction for a total of 20 stocks with bullish and bearish signals:

  • Top 10 stocks pick for the long position
  • Top 10 stocks pick for the short position


Package Name: Top 10 Stocks
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 14 Days (04/23/2018 – 05/07/2018)
I Know First Average: 2.91%
Stock Picker

6 out of 10 stock prices in this forecast for the Top 10 Stocks Package moved as predicted by the algorithm. ELLI was our best stock pick this week a return of 15.82%. ABMD and OAS followed with returns of 13.61% and 11.61% for the 14 Days period. The package saw an overall yield of 2.91% versus the S&P 500’s return of 0.09% implying a market premium of 2.82%.

Ellie Mae, Inc. (ELLI) provides on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry in the United States.The company provides Encompass, a proprietary software solution that combines loan origination and enterprise management software for mortgage originators into a system, as well as access to investors, lenders, and service providers on the Ellie Mae Network. Its Encompass solutions and services comprise Ellie Mae Total Quality Loan Program that offers fraud detection, valuation, validation, and risk analysis services; Encompass CenterWise, a bundled offering of electronic document management and Websites used for customer relationship management (CRM); Encompass TPO WebCenter that offers a Web-based environment for third-party originator to upload loan files and supporting documentation directly to the Encompass software; Encompass Docs Solution, an integrated initial disclosure and closing document preparation solution; and Encompass Compliance Service to analyze mortgage loan data for compliance with consumer protection laws and institutionally mandated compliance policies. The company’s Encompass solutions and services also include Encompass Product and Pricing Service to compare loans offered by lenders and investors to determine mortgage programs available to a borrower; Encompass Flood Service to order and transfer flood zone certifications; Encompass CRM to manage contacts, leads, and marketing campaigns; Encompass Consumer Direct, which allows borrowers to complete loan application online; Encompass 4506-T Service, an integrated income verification solution; Encompass Appraisal Service to order, track, and retrieve appraisal reports; and Encompass Fraud Service to order collateral and non-collateral based fraud risk reports. In addition, it offers research and reference, education, documentation, and data and analytics products under the AllRegs brand. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California.

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