Happy 2018 and welcome to our first reproducible finance post of the year! What better way to ring in a new beginning than pondering/calculating/visualizing returns distributions. We ended 2017 by tackling skewness, and we will begin 2018 by tackling kurtosis. Advertisements
We are currently in a period of rising rates; how can you position your portfolio to take advantage of rising rates? ProShares manages an index-based ETF called the Equities For Rising Rates ETF (EQRR) which targets sectors that have the highest correlation to 10Y Treasury yields.
dplyr is one of the most popular r-packages and also part of tidyverse that’s been developed by Hadley Wickham. The mere fact that dplyr package is very famous means, it’s one of the most frequently used.
“On a historical basis, a decade from now, we’ll be looking back saying, ‘That was the highest route efficiency that’s ever been captured in baseball.
What Is Bitcoin Really Worth? Don’t Even Ask. By ROBERT J. SHILLER Bitcoin’s price is supported by the “animal spirits” of those betting on it, not by economic fundamentals. No wonder the market has been chaotic.