Beer vs wine consumption in the US

Beer vs wine consumption in the US

Do you prefer wine or beer? Does the US state you live in prefer wine or beer? And how drunk is your state in general? These are important questions that must be answered.

The most successful Hollywood movies of 2014

The most successful Hollywood movies of 2014

So what do you think is the most successful Hollywood Movie of 2014? Transformers? Lego movie? Interstellar? There’s one movie that stood head and shoulders above the rest when it comes to financial success and if you’re like me, you may have never heard of it.

Unpredictability of results in One Day International cricket matches

Unpredictability of results in One Day International cricket matches

Ask any fan of any sports team and they would claim their team to be the most unpredictable with no guarantee of any result on a given day. The glorious uncertainties of cricket have been extolled by many a commentator over the years. In this post, I do an analysis of One Day International results to see how unpredictability in cricket has fared over the years and finally answer the question: Which is the most unpredictable team in international cricket?

Decomposing personal finance data

Decomposing personal finance data

Several personal finance management websites like mint or fidelity offer services to track your assets, liabilities and net worth over time. Some standard time series analysis techniques can be applied to this data to analyze your monthly spending habits, trends in your net worth and even predict your future net worth. In this post, I do a simple experiment on my personal finance data to break down my monthly spending habits.