I Know First Review Weekly Algorithmic Performance: June 12, 2017

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On June 12, 2017, our weekly newsletter was sent out to all I Know First subscribers, which can be found here. Below, you may find the I Know First Review, highlighting the algorithm’s performance for this past week.

I Know First Review

I Know First sends a weekly newsletter every Sunday to all the I Know First subscribers, highlighting the past week’s performance in all the covered financial markets, i.e. equity positions, currencies, and commodities. Additionally, the weekly newsletter includes analysis and updated news reports regarding prominent firms such as Apple, Yahoo, Baidu, and more which our subscribers are able to utilize for their investment strategies. The in-depth analysis is provided by the I Know First financial analysts, who are often times also top rated authors for prominent financial sites such as Seeking Alpha.

In general, the algorithm is based on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning with elements of Artificial Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms incorporated in it. This means the algorithm creates, deletes, and modifies relationships between different financial assets to optimize its predictive accuracy. Based on the relationships and the latest market data, the algorithm calculates its forecasts. Since the algorithm learns from its previous forecasts and is continuously readjusting the relationships, it adapts quickly to changing market situations.

For a more detailed explanation, regarding the algorithm, click here.

As highlighted in the newsletter, our subscribers had seen superb returns, whether long-term or short-term. Our investors are able to tackle the market head on with all its recent uncertainties and achieve premiums well over those offered by institutional and classic fund managers. For example, on June 5th, 2017, we published a 1-year long forecast of our Transportation Stocks Package with a bullish signal for GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL)Within 1 year 9 of the 10 predictions revealed themselves to be correct and GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL) registered a return of 256.54%.

Every week the top performing financial instruments are highlighted, as shown below from this past week’s newsletter.

1. Surpassing 400% Yield in 1 Year By Using AI
Utilizing artificial intelligence, I Know First’s algorithm provided its subscribers with superb returns. The highest performing stock pick was KEM with a return of 405.49% in 1 year. In addition to KEM, TGB and AMD had notable returns of 161.27% and 143.26% yield, respectively. The Transportation Stocks forecast revealed GOL as its top pick with a return of 256.64%. In the Computer Stocks forecast, two stocks with the most impressive returns were INVE and MU. The stock returned investors 147.49% and 142.69%, respectively.

Package Name: Transportation Stocks
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 1 Year (06/05/2016 – 06/05/2017)
I Know First Average: 86.63%

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2. 3 Day AI Forecasts Double Digit Returns
In a just a span of 3 days, I Know First’s self-learning algorithm accurately selected several stocks with yields over 30%. As we can see in the Stocks Under 5 Dollars Stock forecast, the highest performing stock came from VHC. The stock returned investors 33.77%. Among the 3 day forecasts, the Fundamental Low Price To Sales Stocks forecast, MATN was the highest yielding stock with a return of 27.18%. The I Know First algorithm unveiled undervalued stocks in another Fundamental Low Price To Sales Stocks forecast with notable returns.  GIII and BIOS returned investors 12.74% and 11.68%, respectively.

Package Name: Stocks Under 5 Dollars
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 3 Days (06/04/2017 – 06/07/2017)
I Know First Average: 5.13%

3. Machine Learning AlgorIthm Resulting 50% Return in 1 Week 
Within a week, subscribers were shared with stocks greatly surpassing the S&P 500’s performance. In the 52 Weeks High Stocks forecast, GSOL impressively increased in value by 81.01%. This makes GSOL the highest performing stock among other 7 day forecasts. In the Stocks Under 5 Dollars Stock forecast, 3 stocks resulted in double digit increase. BIOS, SPCB and PERI had returns of 24.48%, 14.66%, and 10.06%, respectively. ACHN was the highest returning stock in the Pharma Stocks forecast. The stock resulted in a 21.20% increase in 7 days. In the same time frame, the Currencies forecast had an impressive hit ratio of 84.62%. Making this one of the highest accurate currency forecasts the past month. The greatest return came from NZD/USD with a return of 1.72%.

Package Name: 52 Weeks High Stocks
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 7 Days (05/18/2017 – 05/25/2017)
I Know First Average: 11.02%

4. Deep Learning Forecasts With High Yields 
The three highest returns of the Stocks Under 5 Dollars Stocks forecast were: VHC, BIOS and RADA. In 14 days, the stock increased by 38.36%, 32.78%  and 17.61%, respectively. The Dividend Stocks forecast contained stocks with high returns along with attractive dividend yields. During the forecast’s 2 week time-span, the highest returns were RAVN (13.38% ) and WYNN (8.65%). The highest yielding stock was GSOL with a return of 73.00% from the 52 Week High Stocks forecast.

Package Name: Stocks Under 5 Dollars
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 14 Days (05/26/2017 – 06/09/2017)
I Know First Average: 8.92%

5. Achieving 100% 1 Month Forecast Accuracy
Utilizing AI-Based algorithmic trading tools, I Know First’s algorithm achieve forecast accuracy as high as 100% in its 1 Month forecasts. As we can see in the Computer Industry Stocks forecast, the forecast achieved a 100% accuracy along with high returns from DDD and SINA. These stocks returned shareholders within its given 1 month forecast 21.58% and 18.48%. In the Fundamental High Price To Sales Stocks forecast, VHC yielded 57.81%, while IMMU rose by 19.97%. And finally, in the Stocks Under 5 Dollars forecast, the highest performing stock was VHC with a return of 63.49%. The next highest yielding stock was BIOS with a return of 26.90%. The market premium of this forecast average was 10.76%.

Package Name: Computer Industry Stocks
Recommended Positions: Long
Forecast Length: 1 Month (05/05/2017 – 06/05/2017)
I Know First Average: 9.25%

6. Stocks Nearly Doubling in Value in 3 Months
Algorithmic trading resulted in high yielding stock picks in its given 3 months time-frame. These forecasts lists stock picks yielding almost 100%. In the Stocks Under 10 Dollars forecast, the highest return was from shorting DRYS. The stock yielded investors 94.68% . Another high yielding stock by shorting was IPXL, with a return of  96.88%. IMMU and SGMO resulted in returns of 57.67% and 51.58%, respectively. In the Technology Stocks forecast, EXTR shareholders saw returns increase by 50.71% . Along with EXTR, OLED had a impressive return of 50.18%. In the European Stocks forecast, the highest yielding stock was AF.PA. The stock returned investors 49.04%. Along with AF.PA, LHA.DE had a return of 32.42%.

Package Name: Stocks Under 10 Dollars
Recommended Positions: Long & Short
Forecast Length: 3 Months (03/05/2017 – 06/05/2017)
I Know First Average: 13.59% (Long) & 23.49% (Short)

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Article Summary

  1. Amazon reportedly paid $650 million to buy Souq.com, the biggest online retailer in the Middle East. Saudi Arabia’s Noon.com, is Souq’s main competitor in the Middle East. Souq.com is attractive for online shoppers because it offers free returns and cash-on delivery shopping. Amazon looks to gain market share from Noon.com. I Know First published a bullish forecast on March 26, 2017. Since the forecast’s release, AMZN shares have increased by 15.69%.
  2. The world spent approximately $44.8 in application purchase worldwide, this past year. Apple has incredibly earned 70% of the market’s sales. The mobile gaming revenue is expected to grow to over $54.5 billion by 2019. Improving its iTunes App Store platform should help Apple continue to gain market share from Android. Recognizing the company’s potential, I Know First’s self-learning algorithm had forecasted a bullish prediction on AAPL shares on January 26, 2017. In accordance with the algorithm’s predictions, AAPL shares have risen by 22.23%.
  3. On June 5, 2016, I Know First’s algorithm forecasted a long position for Identive, Inc. (INVE). As a manufacturer of corporate id and cards and developing information technology networks, the stock rose along with the sector.  Since I Know First released the forecast, the stock has increased by 147.49%.