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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Python and Statistics for Financial Analysis by The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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About the Course

Course Overview: https://youtu.be/JgFV5qzAYno Python is now becoming the number 1 programming language for data science. Due to python’s simplicity and high readability, it is gaining its importance in the financial industry. The course combines both python coding and statistical concepts and applies into analyzing financial data, such as stock data. By the end of the course, you can achieve the following using python: - Import, pre-process, save and visualize financial data into pandas Dataframe - Manipulate the existing financial data by generating new variables using multiple columns - Recall and apply the important statistical concepts (random variable, frequency, distribution, population and sample, confidence interval, linear regression, etc. ) into financial contexts - Build a trading model using multiple linear regression model - Evaluate the performance of the trading model using different investment indicators Jupyter Notebook environment is configured in the course platform for practicing python coding without installing any client applications....

Top reviews

SL

Apr 13, 2021

Un curso con una perceptiva muy refrescante en cuanto a los conceptos técnico-estadísticos y sumamente prácticos. e incluso baratos, de implementar dentro del mundo de la inversión. Muy buen trabajo.

EJ

Aug 3, 2019

Great course! Very didatic explanations about financial and statistical concepts also with some interesting practical Python for Finance! Looking forward for new courses from same Univ. and prof.!

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By Yash C

Jan 2, 2020

Great course, the python could be explained a bit better though, have to keep googling various forms of syntax used!

By Oliver W

Jan 26, 2021

Very fundamental course for statistics. However, machine learning now is a more common method to do stock analysis.

By YOGESHREE M T

Jul 10, 2020

This course was too enjoyable and I have gained much more knowledge of python and statistics for financial analysis

By Quinten v d B

Apr 12, 2020

Maybe introduce more writing of Python by the course participant instead of running the already preprogrammed code.

By Teren D

Jul 12, 2019

This is a good start to introducing python in a stock market context. Hopefully there can be a continuation of it.

By 陈凯

Sep 17, 2021

It;s very useful for know some basic concepts and pratical tools for undestand the financial analysis with Pyhton

By Richa S

Dec 25, 2021

Very well structured course and highly recommended for professional whoever want to learn new tools for finance.

By JUSTIN J

Jun 8, 2020

Good course to learnig using python for Finance. Basic knowledge of Statistics and Finance concepts is expected.

By Don N

May 1, 2020

Week 1 - 3 is relying on your understand about Stat. Week 4 is to knowledge how to apply on model.

Good to learn.

By Mayurika B

May 6, 2020

Its a decent course to get acquainted with financial know-how through statistics and programming techniques.

By GyCy

Jun 14, 2020

basic finance analysis, Prof is clear in most of the topics and some SyntaxError in the course need update

By Laxmi R

Jul 11, 2020

The last few modules could have been better explained as it was too compact with concepts for a beginner.

By David M

Aug 1, 2020

Basic statistical analysis, basic application Python, and useful application in the financial analysis.

By Juan p h u

Apr 15, 2021

Útil para aprender lo básico, podría haber sido más largo y ambicioso en los conocimientos a entregar.

By Xin W

May 25, 2020

A great combination offinance and python and statistics! It gave me a lot of opportunities to learn!!

By José T T

Apr 14, 2020

Great course to acquire some basic but important knowledge related to Python and Finance Analysis.

By Michelle R

Feb 25, 2021

A very interesting course for beginners made me eager to learn more. Good pace and clear content.

By Jaime J E G

Dec 22, 2021

good course to see how to apply basic principles of statistical inference in the stock market

By Ajay S

Dec 13, 2021

Please consider different financial analysis scenarios rather than only stock market analysis

By Antariksh A

Aug 30, 2019

The course will introduce all the basic concepts very nicely and is really good for beginners

By Yingjiao X

Jan 23, 2021

Be sure that you have strong foundation for Statistics before starting to learn this course.

By King W L

Apr 12, 2020

Good material and learning experience. Need to work hard to make it practical for daily use.

By Rutvik D

May 29, 2020

I was expecting the course to be about trading but other than that, everything was concise.

By Rodrigo S F

May 16, 2020

I think that the course is good, but I missed more practice using python from a blank page.

By Sudeep K

Aug 11, 2019

Loved the way it was structured. would've liked more if we had more python coding exercises