Stochastic


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Stochastic

In technical analysis, a way to calculate momentum in which one only considers price movements and not trading volume. Most calculations of momentum consider both factors. See also: Stochastic oscillator.
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In terms of the theoretical studies of stochastic dominance, (McFadden, 1989) tested the stochastic dominance relation of independent samples with Kolmogorov-Smirnov (K-S) method based on the independent identical distribution.
The stochastic settlement prices are derived from a distribution of pricing results.
Because of this, stochastic screening is beginning to catch on," added Don Sierzega, manager of Sun Chemical's web offset national lab.
In 1988, Roy and colleagues Bruce McNamara and Kurt Wiesenfeld revived interest in the topic by developing a theory to explain stochastic resonance and by reporting the first observation of the phenomenon in an optical device.