• The Boeing Dilemma - Is It Too Big To Fail...?

    Posted in Stocks on Jun 06, 2024

    ****Ticker Symbols:- The Boeing Company (BA) - $184.57, Airbus SE (AIR - EPA) - €152.60, Spirit AeroSystems (SPR) - $30.76

    What Happened?

    The obvious place to start maybe, the fact that this is a richly storied company, boasting a 107 year history at the tops of aviation success. However, this piece is not meant to put any of that ‘trophy case’ character into question but to answer a simple question. What now?

    BA has historically been a decent performer with its stock going from $19.75 in 1990 to $60.60 in 2010. Fortunately for BA, this was only the beginning. The following decade saw its stoc...

  • Quantum Computing Impact on Post-Quantum Cryptocurrencies

    Posted in Crypto on Jun 05, 2024

    Quantum computing is a transformative technology that leverages the principles of quantum mechanics to process information in fundamentally different ways compared to classical computing. Unlike classical bits, which represent data as 0s or 1s, quantum bits or qubits can represent and process multiple states simultaneously due to superposition. This capability allows quantum computers to solve complex problems much faster than classical computers. Entanglement, another key principle of quantum mechanics, enables qubits that are entangled to be correlated with each other, even across large dist...

  • The ‘Meme’ Stocks - The Revolution Or A Revolution?

    Posted in Stocks on May 30, 2024

    Ticker Symbols:- Reddit Inc. (RDDT) - $62.23, GameStop Corp. Class A (GME) - $23.86, AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC) - $4.34, BlackBerry Limited (BB) - $2.95

    What Are They Really?

    Meme stocks refer to a select few that gain sudden popularity through social media and can lead to sky-high prices and unusually high trading volumes of these stocks. The popularity of meme stocks is generally based on internet memes shared among traders, on platforms such as Reddit's r/wallstreetbets. With the type of investor quite varied but largely retail, the experience of such investors tends to be quite...

  • Understanding Genetic Algorithms in Stock Market Prediction

    Posted in Stocks on May 28, 2024

    What Are Genetic Algorithms?

    Genetic algorithms (GAs) are a subset of evolutionary algorithms inspired by the process of natural selection. They are used to solve optimization problems by mimicking the processes of selection, crossover, and mutation. In the context of stock market prediction, GAs are employed to identify patterns, optimize trading strategies, and enhance forecasting accuracy.

    Key Components of Genetic Algorithms

    Population: A set of potential solutions to the problem. Chromosomes: Representations of these solutions, often encoded as binary strings. Fitness Function: A function...

  • Cultural Influences on Forex Market Behaviour: An Advanced Analysis

    Posted in Forex on May 23, 2024

    Understanding Cultural Impacts on Economic Policies

    Cultural values and norms play a critical role in shaping the economic policies of nations, which in turn influence their currency's performance in the forex market. Economic policies encompass decisions on interest rates, inflation control, and fiscal policies, all of which directly impact currency values. For instance, countries with a cultural inclination towards saving and frugality, like Germany and Japan, often have policies that support strong currencies due to low inflation and high trade surpluses. Conversely, cultures with a higher ...