I Know First Algorithmic Review: March 22nd 2015

I Know First Algorithmic Review

The stocks selected here are the top performing stocks from I Know First: Daily Market Forecast’s December 16th, 2014 stock forecast titled Best Shares To Buy: Average return of 13.95% in 3 Month. This forecast is part of the “Best European Stocks” package, as one of I Know First’s quantitative investment solutions. The “I Know First Average” return was 13.95% over 3 months versus the S&P 500’s return of 4.60% over the same time period.

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tslaSignal : 147.75

Predictability : 0.64

Return: -4.09%

Tesla Motors, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles, electric vehicle power train components, and stationary energy storage systems in the United States, China, Norway, and internationally.

 

mwwSignal : 109.49

Predictability : 0.49

Return: 50.71%

Monster Worldwide, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides online and mobile employment solutions worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Careers-North America, Careers-International, and Internet Advertising & Fees. The company had a signal strength of 109.49 and a predictability indicator of 0.49. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 50.71% in 3 Months. Monster Worldwide last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $186.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $192.62 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.11 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Monster Worldwide will post $0.38 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

 

blackberrySignal : 62.74

Predictability : 0.03

Return: 3.08%

BlackBerry Limited provides wireless communications solutions worldwide. The company offers BlackBerry wireless communications platform solution, which includes the sale of BlackBerry handheld devices; and the provision of data communication, and compression and security infrastructure services enabling BlackBerry handheld wireless devices to send and receive wireless messages and data. The company had a signal strength of 62.74 and a predictability indicator of 0.03. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 3.08% in 3 Months. BlackBerry (BBRY) last released its earnings data on Friday, December 19th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.06. The company had revenue of $793.00 million for the quarter.

 

first solarSignal : 57.58

Predictability : 0.38

Return: 44.55%

First Solar, Inc. provides solar energy solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Components and Systems. The Components segment designs, manufactures, and sells solar modules that convert sunlight into electricity. The company had a signal strength of 57.58 and a predictability indicator of 0.38. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 44.55% in 3 Months.First Solar  last announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company had revenue of $1.01 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.89 earnings per share. Analysts expect that First Solar will post $3.63 EPS for the current fiscal year.

 

nice logoSignal : 39.95

Predictability : -0.17

Return: 20.45%

NICE Systems Ltd. provides software solutions that enable organizations to take action in order to improve customer experience and business results, ensure compliance, fight financial crime, and safeguard people and assets.The company had a signal strength of 39.95 and a predictability indicator of -0.17. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 20.45% in 3 Months. Nice-Systems last released its earnings data on Thursday. Recent needs for cloud-based protection have resulted in healthy bookings gains. And increased regulatory compliance requirements and heightened fraud activity detection needs, along with terrorism risks, support continued demand for the company’s products. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 8.5% on a YOY basis. Analysts expect that Nice-Systems will post $3.13 EPS for the current fiscal year.

 

SMSI

Signal : 31.51

Predictability : 0.28

Return: 33.33%

Smith Micro Software, Inc. provides software and services that simplify, secure and enhance the mobile experience. The Company’s portfolio of wireless solutions includes a wide range of client and server applications that manage devices, communications and network connectivity for end-users. The company had a signal strength of 31.51 and a predictability indicator of 0.28. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 33.33% in 3 months. It is certainly encouraging that earnings estimates have risen in the past few weeks on the company, suggesting that sentiment on SMSI is moving in the right direction.

 

downloadSignal : 28.75

Predictability : 0.01

Return: -17.55%

Sierra Wireless, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides cellular wireless solutions to the machine-to-machine (M2M) and connected device markets in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. It operates in two segments, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Solutions and Enterprise Solutions.

 

alu logoSignal : 28.10

Predictability : -0.08

Return: 19.21%

Alcatel-Lucent provides Internet protocol (IP) and cloud networking, and ultra-broadband fixed and wireless access to service providers and their customers, enterprises, and institutions worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Core Networking, Access, and Other. The company had a signal strength of 28.10 and a predictability indicator of -0.08. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 19.21% in 3 Months. Alcatel expects profit margins to improve this year. The company finished the fourth quarter with gross margins of 34.7%, and Alcatel’s CEO said the company expects gross margins to be 34% or more in 2015. Gross margin has continuously improved, which is an indicator of the success of the turnaround efforts undertaken by Alcatel.

 

mu logoSignal : 25.60

Predictability : 0.61

Return: -14.51%

Micron Technology, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides semiconductor solutions worldwide. The company manufactures and markets dynamic random access memory (DRAM), NAND flash, and NOR flash memory products; and packaging solutions and semiconductor systems. It operates in four segments: Compute and Networking Business Unit, Mobile Business Unit, Storage Business Unit, and Embedded Business Unit.

 

ltxcSignal : 24.37

Predictability : 0.59

Return: 4.31%

LTX-Credence Corporation is a company of Xcerra™ Corporation, which provides capital equipment, interface products, and services to the semiconductor, industrial, and electornics manufacturing industries. The company had a signal strength of 24.37 and a predictability indicator of 0.59. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 4.31% in 3 Months. Xcerra Corp  last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 34.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Xcerra Corp will post $0.64 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

 

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