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Seasonal Analysis of YRCW (Yellow Corporation)


Seasonal Analysis

Using data from 3/17/1980 to 4/5/2021 for YRCW (Yellow Corporation), this program was able to calculate the following historical seasonal cycles for this stock:
Historically, the best month to buy YRCW is May
Historically, the best month to sell YRCW is August

In January, YRCW is historically up by 2.80%
In February, YRCW is historically down by -0.36%
In March, YRCW is historically up by 0.07%
In April, YRCW is historically down by -2.70%
In May, YRCW is historically down by -3.70%
In June, YRCW is historically down by -0.93%
In July, YRCW is historically down by -0.15%
In August, YRCW is historically up by 2.82%
In September, YRCW is historically down by -0.23%
In October, YRCW is historically up by 0.64%
In November, YRCW is historically up by 1.41%
In December, YRCW is historically up by 0.32%

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See Also: Fourier Analysis of YRCW
 
 
General Statistics
Number of Data Points2143
Start Date of Data3/17/1980
End Date of Data4/5/2021
Minimum Value of Adjusted Close1.36
Maximum Value of Adjusted Close470175.00
Average Value of Adjusted Close117974.84
Median Value of Adjusted Close123287.63
Standard Deviation of Adjusted Close101518.76
Coefficient of Variation for Adjusted Close 86.05%
  Notes: "Adjusted Close" means closing price was adjusted for splits and dividends; Weekly (not daily) Adjusted close price was used for calculations; 
The average ("mean") and median are measures of central tendency.

For the given time period, the price of YRCW tends towards a value in the vicinity of 117,974.84 (the mean) and 123,287.63 (the median).

Standard Deviation and Coefficient Of Variation are measures of dispersion. These can be used to measure the volatility (risk) of a security, and also to estimate the expected ranges of the price.

Assuming a normal distribution, we expect to see 68% of values within one Standard Deviation of the mean (average), 95% of the values within two standard deviations of the mean, and 99% of the values within three standard deviations of the mean.

If the price of YRCW goes above 219,493.60 (mean + 1 standard deviation) or below 16,456.08 (mean - 1 standard deviation), then the reader is urged to investigate further for a possible buying or selling opportunity.

If the price of YRCW goes above 321,012.36 (mean + 2 standard deviations), then the reader is urged to investigate further as this would be an unusual event.



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