AAPL Stock Forecast: Advanced Ahead of Earnings Release

This article was written by Talia Shakhnovsky, a Financial Analyst at I Know First.

 

“The combination of negative investor sentiment, the potential for a services acceleration in June, and a low bar for September guidance keep us positively biased into earnings.”
- Morgan Stanley equity analyst Katy Huberty

MS Stock Outlook: Morgan Stanley Making Money Moves

This MS stock outlook article was written the I Know First research team.

Summary:

  • Recession indicators including an inverted treasury yield curve do not bode well for the stock market as a whole. 
  • Within the Financial Services Industry, Morgan Stanley is stable and ready for growth. 
  • Passing the Federal Reserve Stress Test, recent insider transaction, and Morgan Stanley’s acquisition of Solium are paving the way to continued growth. 
  • Morgan Stanley’s financial statement supports a long-term bullish outlook, with a potential share-price of $53.86 in one year’s time.

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Adobe Stock Forecast: Onwards and Upwards

This article was written by Talia Shakhnovsky, a Financial Analyst at I Know First.

Summary

  • Current fears of economic turbulence may be troublesome for the technology stock sector.
  • Within the software industry, Adobe is a leader in both revenue growth and earnings growth.
  • Adobe’s new applications, acquisitions of Magento and Marketo, and initiatives to broaden its consumer base are already causing further growth.
  • Adobe’s financial statement supports a long-term bullish outlook, with a potential share-price of $325 in one year’s time.

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Tesla Stock Forecast: Transforming the Future

This article was written by Talia Shakhnovsky, a Financial Analyst at I Know First

Tesla Stock Forecast: Transforming the Future

“There is not a demand problem. Sales have far exceeded production…We have a decent shot at a record quarter on every level”
– Elon Musk, Tesla CEO at 6/11/2019 Annual Shareholder Meeting

Summary:

  • Despite decreasing vehicle sales, global demand for electric vehicles is growing; Tesla is attempting to enter the global market by building a Gigafactory in China.
  • From the first quarter of 2018 to the first quarter of 2019, Tesla’s revenue grew by 32.23%, surpassing automotive industry revenue (-1.61%). Tesla’s expected annual growth of 68% also exceeds the auto industry’s expected growth of 22%.
  • At Tesla’s annual shareholder conference, CEO Elon Musk discussed continuing demand, Tesla’s acquisition of battery company Maxwell Technologies, and the new semi pickup truck among other developing technological advances like fully autonomous vehicles.
  • Tesla’s financial statement supports a long term bullish outlook, with a potential June 2020 share-price of $333.

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Current Automotive Market Trends Overview

The bull market of today is the longest period of uninterrupted gains in American history. While the Federal Reserve is unlikely to cut interest rates at the moment, it has signaled that it is open

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Interpreting Interpretability in Algorithmic Trading

This article was written by Talia Shakhnovsky, a Financial Analyst at I Know First

Interpreting Interpretability in Algorithmic Trading

“If a machine learning model performs well, why [don’t] we just trust the model and ignore why it made a certain decision?” – Christoph Molnar, author of Interpretable Machine Learning

Summary:

  • An Anecdote on Algorithmic Interpretability
  • What is Machine Learning?
  • Interpreting Interpretability
  • Is Interpretability Ever Insignificant?
  • The Importance of Algorithmic Interpretability
  • Algorithmic Trading: Interpretability in I Know First’s Forecasts

An Anecdote on Algorithmic Interpretability

Envision the near future. Self-driving vehicles roam the roads, and car accidents are a nightmare from the past. Society questions how people could have driven such dangerous machines they weren’t qualified to control.

Until, one day, a headline reads, “BREAKING: Bicyclist Dead in Hit-and-Run”. Shock

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Will Artificial Intelligence Technology Steal Your Job?

This article was written by Talia Shakhnovsky, a Financial Analyst at I Know First

Summary:

  • Artificial Intelligence Technology: The Path to Job Creation and Economic Growth
  • Your New Robotic Banker?: Labor Market Transitions
  • I Know First Epitomizes Working Together with Artificial Intelligence Technology

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