Trend Following Based on Algo Trading: Returns up to 513.45% in 3 Days

Trend Following

This forecast is part of the Risk-Conscious Package, as one of I Know First’s equity research solutions. We determine our aggressive stock picks by screening our algorithm daily for higher volatility stocks that present greater opportunities but are also riskier. The full Risk-Conscious Package includes a daily forecast for a total of 40 stocks divided into four main categories:

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


Package Name: Risk-Conscious
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 3 Days (11/11/2016 – 11/15/2016)
I Know First Average: 54.54%
Trend Following

During the 3 Days forecasted period several picks in the Risk-Conscious Package saw significant returns. The algorithm had correctly predicted 8 out 10 stocks. The prediction with the highest return was DRYS, at 513.45%. Further notable returns came from CLDX and BCRX at 14.39% and 11.05%, respectively. The Risk-Conscious package had an overall average return of 54.54%, providing investors with a premium of 53.94% over the S&P 500’s return of 0.60%.

DryShips Inc. (DRYS) was founded in 2004 and has a contract offshore drilling business that operates drybulk carriers. The Company transports commodities including iron ore, coal, and grain, and minor bulks such as bauxite, phosphate and steel products.

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