Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Articles about using statistical methods in Excel

### Find Leading Indicators Using Automated Cross Correlations in Excel, Part 2

In Part 1 of this discussion about automated cross correlations, I explained how to set up  the cross-correlation Data Table shown below, in columns...

### Find Leading Indicators Using Automated Cross Correlations in Excel, Part 1

It all seems so simple... To improve your forecasts of sales or other measures, you simply need to find leading indicators...measures that are highly correlated...

### How to Create Monte Carlo Models and Forecasts Using Excel Data Tables

(Download the workbook.) (This is the second of two articles about normal distributions. The first article is, How to Return Random Numbers from a Normal...

### How to Return Random Numbers from a Normal Distribution for Your Excel Forecasts

(This is the first of two articles about normal distributions. The second article is, How to Create Monte Carlo Models and Forecasts Using Excel Data...

### An Introduction to Excel’s Normal Distribution Functions

(Download the workbook.) When a visitor asked me how to generate a random number from a Normal distribution she set me to thinking about doing statistics...

### How to Create Normal Curves With Shaded Areas in Excel

Adding shaded areas to normal curves like this is a challenging task in Excel charting. But once you know how, it's not difficult to...