# Verizon Communications Stock Forecast - Naive Prediction

VZ | Stock | ## USD 45.15 0.37 0.83% |

Verizon Stock Forecast is based on your current time horizon. Investors can use this forecasting interface to forecast Verizon Communications historical stock prices and determine the direction of Verizon Communications's future trends based on various well-known forecasting models. However, solely looking at the historical price movement is usually misleading. Macroaxis recommends to always use this module together with analysis of Verizon Communications historical fundamentals such as revenue growth or operating cash flow patterns. Although Verizon Communications naive historical forecasting may sometimes provide an important future outlook for the firm we recommend to always cross-verify it against solid analysis of Verizon Communications systematic risk associated with finding meaningful patterns of Verizon Communications fundamentals over time.

Also, please take a look at Historical Fundamental Analysis of Verizon Communications to cross-verify your projections. Verizon |

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### Open Interest Agains t 2022-08-19 Verizon Option Contracts

Although open interest is a measure utilized in the options markets, it could be used to forecast Verizon Communications' spot prices because the number of available contracts in the market changes daily, and new contracts can be created or liquidated at will. Since open interest Verizon Communications' options reflect these daily shifts, investors could use the patterns of these changes to develop long and short trading strategies Verizon Communications stock based on available contracts left at the end of a trading day.

Please note, to derive more accurate forecasting about market movement from the current Verizon Communications' open interest, investors have to compare it to Verizon Communications' spot prices. As Ford's stock price increases, high open interest indicates that money is entering the market, and the market is strongly bullish. Conversely, if the price of Verizon Communications is decreasing and there is high open interest, that is a sign that the bearish trend will continue, and investors may react by taking short positions in Verizon. So, decreasing or low open interest during a bull market indicates that investors are becoming uncertain of the depth of the bullish trend, and a reversal in sentiment will likely follow.

Most investors in Verizon Communications cannot accurately predict what will happen the next trading day because, historically, stock markets tend to be unpredictable and even illogical. Modeling turbulent structures requires applying different statistical methods, techniques, and algorithms to find hidden data structures or patterns within the Verizon Communications' time series price data and predict how it will affect future prices. One of these methodologies is forecasting, which interprets Verizon Communications' price structures and extracts relationships that further increase the generated results' accuracy.

A naive forecasting model for Verizon Communications is a special case of the moving average forecasting where the number of periods used for smoothing is one. Therefore, the forecast of Verizon Communications value for a given trading day is simply the observed value for the previous period. Due to the simplistic nature of the naive forecasting model, it can only be used to forecast up to one period. ## Verizon Communications Naive Prediction Price Forecast For the 14th of August 2022

Given 90 days horizon, the Naive Prediction forecasted value of Verizon Communications on the next trading day is expected to be 47.63 with a mean absolute deviation of 0.69, mean absolute percentage error of 0.88, and the sum of the absolute errors of 41.80.Please note that although there have been many attempts to predict Verizon Stock prices using its time series forecasting, we generally do not recommend using it to place bets in the real market. The most commonly used models for forecasting predictions are the autoregressive models, which specify that Verizon Communications' next future price depends linearly on its previous prices and some stochastic term (i.e., imperfectly predictable multiplier).

## Verizon Communications Stock Forecast Pattern

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## Verizon Communications Forecasted Value

In the context of forecasting Verizon Communications' Stock value on the next trading day, we examine the predictive performance of the model to find good statistically significant boundaries of downside and upside scenarios. Verizon Communications' downside and upside margins for the forecasting period are 46.20 and 49.05, respectively. We have considered Verizon Communications' daily market price to evaluate the above model's predictive performance. Remember, however, there is no scientific proof or empirical evidence that traditional linear or nonlinear forecasting models outperform artificial intelligence and frequency domain models to provide accurate forecasts consistently.

## Model Predictive Factors

The below table displays some essential indicators generated by the model showing the Naive Prediction forecasting method's relative quality and the estimations of the prediction error of Verizon Communications stock data series using in forecasting. Note that when a statistical model is used to represent Verizon Communications stock, the representation will rarely be exact; so some information will be lost using the model to explain the process. AIC estimates the relative amount of information lost by a given model: the less information a model loses, the higher its quality.AIC | Akaike Information Criteria | 117.9805 |

Bias | Arithmetic mean of the errors | None |

MAD | Mean absolute deviation | 0.6853 |

MAPE | Mean absolute percentage error | 0.0144 |

SAE | Sum of the absolute errors | 41.8007 |

## Predictive Modules for Verizon Communications

There are currently many different techniques concerning forecasting the market as a whole, as well as predicting future values of individual securities such as Verizon Communications. Regardless of method or technology, however, to accurately forecast the stock or bond market is more a matter of luck rather than a particular technique. Nevertheless, trying to predict the stock market accurately is still an essential part of the overall investment decision process. Using different forecasting techniques and comparing the results might improve your chances of accuracy even though unexpected events may often change the market sentiment and impact your forecasting results.Sophisticated investors, who have witnessed many market ups and downs, frequently view the market will even out over time. This tendency of Verizon Communications' price to converge to an average value over time is called mean reversion. However, historically, high market prices usually discourage investors that believe in mean reversion to invest, while low prices are viewed as an opportunity to buy. Please use the tools below to analyze the current value of Verizon Communications in the context of predictive analytics.

Please note, it is not enough to conduct a financial or market analysis of a single entity such as Verizon Communications. Your research has to be compared to or analyzed against Verizon Communications' peers to derive any actionable benefits. When done correctly, Verizon Communications' competitive analysis will give you plenty of quantitative and qualitative data to validate your investment decisions or develop an entirely new strategy towards taking a position in Verizon Communications.

## Other Forecasting Options for Verizon Communications

For every potential investor in Verizon, whether a beginner or expert, Verizon Communications' price movement is the inherent factor that sparks whether it is viable to invest in it or hold it better. Verizon Stock price charts are filled with many 'noises.' These noises can hugely alter the decision one can make regarding investing in Verizon. Basic forecasting techniques help filter out the noise by identifying Verizon Communications' price trends.## Verizon Communications Related Equities

One of the popular trading techniques among algorithmic traders is to use market-neutral strategies where every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if one position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Below are some of the equities that can be combined with Verizon Communications stock to make a market-neutral strategy. Peer analysis of Verizon Communications could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Verizon Communications by comparing valuation metrics with similar companies.

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## Verizon Communications Technical and Predictive Analytics

The stock market is financially volatile. Despite the volatility, there exist limitless possibilities of gaining profits and building passive income portfolios. With the complexity of Verizon Communications' price movements, , a comprehensive understanding of forecasting methods that an investor can rely on to make the right move is invaluable. These methods predict trends that assist an investor in predicting the movement of Verizon Communications' current price.Cycle Indicators | ||

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## Verizon Communications Risk Indicators

The analysis of Verizon Communications' basic risk indicators is one of the essential steps in helping accuretelly forecast its future price. The process involves identifying the amount of risk involved in Verizon Communications' investment and either accepting that risk or mitigating it. Along with some funamental techniques of forecasting Verizon Communications stock price, we also provide a set of basic risk indicators that can assist in the individual investment decision or help in hedging the risk of your existing portfolios.

Mean Deviation | 0.9196 | |||

Standard Deviation | 1.42 | |||

Variance | 2.0 |

Please note, the risk measures we provide can be used independently or collectively to perform a risk assessment. When comparing two potential stock investments, we recommend comparing similar equities with homogenous growth potential and valuation from related markets to determine which investment holds the most risk.

## Verizon Communications Investors Sentiment

The influence of Verizon Communications' investor sentiment on the probability of its price appreciation or decline could be a good factor in your decision-making process regarding taking a position in Verizon. The overall investor sentiment generally increases the direction of a stock movement in a one-year investment horizon. However, the impact of investor sentiment on the entire stock markets does not have a solid backing from leading economists and market statisticians.

Investor biases related to Verizon Communications' public news can be used to forecast risks associated with investment in Verizon. The trend in average sentiment can be used to explain how an investor holding Verizon can time the market purely based on public headlines and social activities around Verizon Communications. Please note that most equiteis that are difficult to arbitrage are affected by market sentiment the most.

Verizon Communications' market sentiment shows the aggregated news analyzed to detect positive and negative mentions from the text and comments. The data is normalized to provide daily scores for Verizon Communications' and other traded tickers. The bigger the bubble, the more accurate is the estimated score. Higher bars for a given day show more participation in the average Verizon Communications' news discussions. The higher the estimate score, the more favorable is the investor's outlook on Verizon Communications.

## Verizon Communications Implied Volatility | 20.47 |

Verizon Communications' implied volatility exposes the market's sentiment of Verizon Communications stock's possible movements over time. However, it does not forecast the overall direction of its price. In a nutshell, if Verizon Communications' implied volatility is high, the market thinks the stock has potential for high price swings in either direction. On the other hand, the low implied volatility suggests that Verizon Communications stock will not fluctuate a lot when Verizon Communications' options are near their expiration.

Some investors attempt to determine whether the market's mood is bullish or bearish by monitoring changes in market sentiment. Unlike more traditional methods such as technical analysis, investor sentiment usually refers to the aggregate attitude towards Verizon Communications in the overall investment community. So, suppose investors can accurately measure the market's sentiment. In that case, they can use it for their benefit. For example, some tools to gauge market sentiment could be utilized using contrarian indexes, Verizon Communications' short interest history, or implied volatility extrapolated from Verizon Communications options trading.

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Is Verizon Communications' industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Verizon Communications. If investors know Verizon will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Verizon Communications listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.

Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY -0.12 | Market Capitalization 189.6 B | Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY 0.001 | Return On Assets 0.0463 | Return On Equity 0.26 |

The market value of Verizon Communications is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Verizon that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Verizon Communications' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Verizon Communications' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Verizon Communications' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Verizon Communications' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.

Please note, there is a significant difference between Verizon Communications' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Verizon Communications value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Verizon Communications' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.