assignment 1597

Part 1:

Help yourself with octave or other software of your choice and load daily stock prices for 512 days (5 stocks): date, open, high, low, close, volume


(a) What is the largest relative close price change during 512 days given, and

(b) which stocks exhibits it, and

(c) what are the dates for minimum and maximum closing prices that give the largest relative change (% change)?


Using all the closing prices for each stock, find all the possible covariances between the given stocks.


After normalizing all the closing prices for each stock in the range from 0 to 1 (for all dates) create in a figure histogram for each stock price distribution. Use Use 16 bins for the histograms.

Part 2:

Submit in a plain text the answers to questions given in MDT.pdf