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Can Deep Machine Learning Outsmart The Market? A Comparison Between Econometric Modelling And Long- Short Term Memory


  • Eva DEZSI

    (Babes-Bolyai University - Faculty of Business of Cluj)

  • Ioan Alin NISTOR

    (Babes-Bolyai University - Faculty of Business of Cluj)


Using long-short term memory (LSTM) recurrent neural network (RNN) architecture, we analyse data from the Romanian stock markets in the attempt to forecast its future trend. Then we try to compare the results using the classical statistical modelling tools, further employing back testing to prove our findings. We believe that the LSTM should be the next tool in balancing portfolios and reducing market risk.

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  • Eva DEZSI & Ioan Alin NISTOR, 2016. "Can Deep Machine Learning Outsmart The Market? A Comparison Between Econometric Modelling And Long- Short Term Memory," Romanian Economic Business Review, Romanian-American University, vol. 11(4.1), pages 54-73, december.
  • Handle: RePEc:rau:journl:v:11:y:2016:i:4.1:p:54-73

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