Description Usage Arguments Value Examples

For example, you can use this function to figure out that an 8 trading days is 31.9

1 | ```
convert_gain(gain, units.in = 1, units.out = 1)
``` |

`gain` |
Numeric value specifying a gain, e.g. 0.005 for 0.5 a vector of gains. |

`units.in` |
Numeric value gving the time period over which the gain was achieved. |

`units.out` |
Numeric value giving the time period you want to convert to. |

Numeric value or vector.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 | ```
# Calculate annualized gain for an 8% gain over a 70-day period
convert_gain(gain = 0.08, units.in = 70, units.out = 252)
# Calculate the annual growth rate of a fund that gains 0.02% per day
convert_gain(gain = 0.0002, units.in = 1, units.out = 252)
# Calculate the annual growth rate of a fund that gains 1% per week
convert_gain(gain = 0.01, units.in = 1, units.out = 52)
# You invest in AAPL and gain 0.5% in 17 business days. Express as a 5-year
# growth rate.
convert_gain(gain = 0.005, units.in = 17, units.out = 252 * 5)
# Your portfolio has tripled in a 13-year period. Calculate your average
# annual gain.
convert_gain(gain = 2, units.in = 13, units.out = 1)
``` |

vandomed/stocks documentation built on Sept. 2, 2018, 10:10 a.m.

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