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Can stock markets be predicted through technical analysis in particular through moving averages? A literature review

Bachelor Thesis Business Administration


  • Kenntnisse: Grundlagen der Statistik; Ökonometrie
  • Ziel: Ausgehend von Untersuchungen zur Vorhersagbarkeit von Aktienmärkten durch technische Analysemethoden soll untersucht werden, ob sich Aktienmärkte/Aktienpreise mit Hilfe von gleitenden Mittelwerten ("moving averages") vorhersagen lassen. 


  • Brock, W./ Lakonishok, J./ LeBaron, B. (1992): Simple Technical Trading Rules and the Stochastic Properties of Stock Returns, Journal of Finance 47, 1731-1764.
  • Han, Y./ Yang, K./ Zhou, G. (2013): A New Anomaly: The Cross-Sectional Profitability of Technical Analysis, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis 48, 1433-1461.
  • Park, C./ Irwin, S. H. (2007): What do we know about the profitability of technical analysis?, Journal of Economic Surveys 21, 786-826.


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