Machine Learning and deep learning have become new and effective strategies commonly used by quantitative hedge funds to maximize their profits. As an AI and finance enthusiast myself, this is exciting news as it combines two of my areas of interest.
This article will be an introduction on how to use neural networks to predict the stock market, in particular, the price of a stock (or index). This post is based on my project IntroNeuralNetworks(you can check out my GitHub for the same). The goal of this project is to predict the stock prices of a chosen company using methods from machine learning and neural networks.