I Know First Algorithmic Review: April 13th, 2015

I Know First Algorithmic Review

The stocks selected here are the top performing stocks from I Know First: Daily Market Forecast’s March 8th, 2015 stock forecast titled Top Stocks Based On Algorithms: Up to 110.84% In 1 Month  This forecast is part of the “Top 10 Stocks” package, as one of I Know First’s quantitative investment solutions. The “I Know First Average” return was 22.22% over 1 month versus the S&P 500’s return of  0.51% over the same time period.

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Signal : 161.27

Predictability : 0.28

Return: 110.84%

China Southern Airlines Co. Ltd. provides air transportation and related services in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, and internationally. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Guangzhou, China. China Southern Airlines had a signal strength of 161.27 and a predictability indicator of 0.28. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 110.84%. The rapidly ascending share prices of national carrier Air China, China Eastern  and China Southern over the past three months will be welcome relief for investors who have endured a turbulent ride over the past five years. The big three airlines that dominate China’s skies have gained roughly 52% on average since mid-October, with the strong rally leaving some investors wondering how much upside may be left.


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Signal : 86.14

Predictability : 0.36

Return: 49.37%

Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, mining, washing, processing, and sale of coal in China, Japan, South Korea, and Australia. The company operates through three divisions: Coal Mining; Coal Railway Transportation; and Methanol, Electricity, and Heat Supply. The company had a signal strength of 86.14 and a predictability indicator of 0.36. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 49.37%. In face of unprecedented difficulties and challenges in 2014, through adopting innovative thinking and implementing a series of operation administration measures to adjust costs of sales to enhance profit, optimize marketing strategy and strengthen administration capability to improve efficiency, Yanzhou Coal presented an excellent posture of stable and positive results with strong endogenous driving force and greater development potentials.


RL logoSignal : 83.10

Predictability : 0.25

Return: 6.09%

Ralph Lauren Corporation is engaged in the design, marketing and distribution of products, including men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories, fragrances and home furnishings. The Company operates in three segments: Wholesale, Retail and Licensing.The company had a signal strength of 83.10 and a predictability indicator of 0.25. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 6.09%. In the past week, RL has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.85%.


yahooSignal : 63.09

Predictability : 0.29

Return: 3.98%

Yahoo! Inc. provides search and display advertising services on Yahoo properties and affiliate sites worldwide. The company offers Yahoo Search that serves as a starting point to navigate the Internet and discover information; and Yahoo Answers, which enables users to seek, discover, and share knowledge and opinions across mobile phones, tablets, and desktops. The company had a signal strength of 63.09 and a predictability indicator of 0.29. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 3.98%. Yahoo expanded a partnership with ABC to include entertainment programming, and its exclusive programming Community, a half hour sitcom, was released, the company’s biggest effort in video to date.


Silver Wheaton logoSignal : 49.19

Predictability : 0.22

Return:  2.93%

Silver Wheaton Corp. operates as a precious metals streaming company worldwide. The company has 20 long-term purchase agreements and 1 early deposit long-term purchase agreement associated with silver and/or gold relating to 24 different mining assets.  The company had a signal strength of 49.19 and a predictability indicator of 0.22. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 2.93% in the 1-month time horizon. Shares of Silver Wheaton went up after the Swiss Central Bank’s decision to abandon the franc’s cap against the euro sent investors rushing to gold as a haven from swings in currencies.


itub logoSignal : 44.41

Predictability : 0.35

Return: 7.86%

Itaú Unibanco Holding S.A. provides various financial products and services to individuals and corporate clients in Brazil and internationally. The company operates through Commercial Bank – Retail, Consumer Credit – Retail, and Wholesale Bank segments. The company accepts demand deposits, savings deposits, and time deposits The company had a signal strength of 44.41 and a predictability of 0.35. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 7.86%. Itaú Unibanco Holding SA inaugurated a data center that will boost its capacity to handle transactions 25-fold and control costs as Brazil’s largest bank by market value bets on efficiency to protect profits. The data center, which cost Itaú about 3.3 billion reais, is part of an 11.1-billion-real push to improve operational efficiency through technology investments. Chief Executive Roberto Setubal is betting on strict cost controls and the offering of more products and services as a way to counter a slowing economy.


ntes logoSignal : 43.65

Predictability : 0.27

Return: 16.16%

NetEase, Inc is a holding company. The Company is an Internet technology company. The Company operates in three segments: Online Game Services, Advertising Services and E-mail, Wireless Value-added Services and Others. The Company provides its Internet and wireless value-added applications, services and technologies and advertising services to Guangzhou NetEase and Guangyitong Advertising and they operate the NetEase Websites and the online advertising business. NetEase had a signal strength of 43.65 and a predictability indicator of 0.27. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 16.16%.  The Chinese online gaming company has delivered three straight quarters of accelerating growth, and it is expected to extend that streak in its upcoming earnings report.


Ping An Insurance comany logoSignal : 35.33

Predictability : 0.36

Return: 18.60%

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. offers financial products and services with a focus on insurance, banking, and investment businesses primarily in China. The company operates in Life Insurance, Property and Casualty Insurance, Banking, Securities, and Trust segments.Ping An Insurance (Group) had a signal strength of 35.33 and a predictability indicator of 0.36. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 18.60%. China’s two largest insurance companies are making their first investment in U.S. commercial real estate, buying a majority stake in a $500 million project in Boston, according to a person briefed on the transaction. The investment by China Life Insurance Group Co. and Ping An Insurance Co., along with New York developer Tishman Speyer Properties, marks the latest sign that Chinese insurance companies are becoming a force in global real-estate investment.


Plains All American Pipeline logoSignal : 33.01

Predictability : 0.34

Return: 1.56%

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., through with its subsidiaries, engages in the transportation, storage, terminalling, and marketing of crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGL), natural gas, and refined products in the United States and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Transportation, Facilities, and Supply and Logistics. Plains All American Pipeline had a signal strength of 33.01 and a predictability indicator of 0.34. In accordance with the algorithm’s prediction, the stock price increased 1.56%.  Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. announced that it has completed an underwritten public offering of 21,000,000 of its common units representing limited partner interests at $50.00 per common unit. The Partnership has also granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 3,150,000 additional common units.


xlnx logoSignal : 27.04

Predictability : 0.29

Return: 4.85%

Xilinx, Inc designs and develops programmable devices and associated technologies. The associated technologies, the Company develops includes integrated circuits  in the form of programmable logic devices , including programmable System on Chips  and three dimensional ICs (3D) ICs. The company had a signal strength of 27.04 and a predictability indicator of 0.29. In accordance with the algorithm prediction, the stock returned 4.85% in Month. The company’s product offerings and financial health are incredibly strong, and revenue growth should begin by 2017 at the latest. Management has emphasized the company’s priority of returning value to shareholders, and recently increased the dividend for the 10th straight year.

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