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Seasonal Analysis of WSBC (WesBanco)


Seasonal Analysis

Using data from 5/8/1987 to 8/10/2020 for WSBC (WesBanco), this program was able to calculate the following historical seasonal cycles for this stock:
Historically, the best month to buy WSBC is January
Historically, the best month to sell WSBC is December

In January, WSBC is historically down by -5.35%
In February, WSBC is historically down by -2.92%
In March, WSBC is historically down by -1.94%
In April, WSBC is historically down by -2.29%
In May, WSBC is historically down by -2.60%
In June, WSBC is historically up by 0.33%
In July, WSBC is historically up by 1.17%
In August, WSBC is historically up by 0.55%
In September, WSBC is historically up by 1.41%
In October, WSBC is historically up by 1.41%
In November, WSBC is historically up by 4.76%
In December, WSBC is historically up by 5.49%

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See Also: Fourier Analysis of WSBC
 
 
General Statistics
Number of Data Points1730
Start Date of Data5/8/1987
End Date of Data8/10/2020
Minimum Value of Adjusted Close2.47
Maximum Value of Adjusted Close46.53
Average Value of Adjusted Close15.29
Median Value of Adjusted Close13.34
Standard Deviation of Adjusted Close9.95
Coefficient of Variation for Adjusted Close 65.03%
  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 WSBC tends towards a value in the vicinity of 15.29 (the mean) and 13.34 (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 WSBC goes above 25.24 (mean + 1 standard deviation) or below 5.35 (mean - 1 standard deviation), then the reader is urged to investigate further for a possible buying or selling opportunity.

If the price of WSBC goes above 35.19 (mean + 2 standard deviations), then the reader is urged to investigate further as this would be an unusual event.



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