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Factor analysisA statistical procedure that seeks to explain a certain phenomenon, such as the return on a common stock, in terms of the behavior of a set of predictive factors.Factor analysis Similar MatchesRegression analysisRegression analysisA statistical technique that can be used to estimate relationships between variables. Trend Ratio AnalysisTrend Ratio AnalysisThe comparison of the successive values of each ratio for a single firm over a number of years. Market analysisMarket analysisAn analysis of technical corporate and market data used to predict movements in the market. Qualitative analysisQualitative analysisAn analysis of the qualities of a company that cannot be measured concretely, such as management quality or employee morale. Discriminate analysisDiscriminate analysisA statistical process that links the probability of default to a specified set of financial ratios. Further SuggestionsProspective analysisEx post analysis Quantitative analysis Regression analysis Common base year analysis Cluster analysis fundamental analysis Horizontal analysis Mean variance analysis Common size analysis technical analysis Cross sectional analysis Credit analysis Comparative market analysis Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis and Retrieval System Horizon analysis Decision Break Point Analysis Technical analysis Ex ante analysis Break even analysis regression analysis Rescaled Range (R or S) Analysis Quantitative analysis Scenario analysis Time series analysis 
