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Stata for Finance Students

84 Pages Posted: 1 Sep 2013 Last revised: 5 Nov 2017

Mehmet F. Dicle

Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business

Date Written: November 3, 2017

Abstract

While MS-Excel is a default software for finance students, command line econometrics softwares make financial analysis easier, especially for repetitive tasks. This study presents several user written commands for Stata that are intended for finance students. These commands and examples show how to access various financial data as well as how to implement common statistical and econometric methods in financial analysis.

Keywords: Stata, finance, data mining, Yahoo! Finance, SEC, Nasdaq

Suggested Citation

Dicle, Mehmet F., Stata for Finance Students (November 3, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2318687 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2318687

Mehmet Dicle (Contact Author)

Loyola University New Orleans - Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business ( email )

6363 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118
United States

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