Is the fluctuating mood state of the Twitterati correlated to the Dow Jones Industrial Average? David Kuo is joined by Paul Hawtin of Derwent Capital
and Johan Bollen of Indiana University who analyse key words on the social media site to predict stock market movements. They reckon they can predict the direction of the Dow three or four days in advance with an accuracy of 86%.
A transcript of this podcast is also available
David and Paul Hawtin
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