Yong Ren

Yong Ren

Area of Study: Text Analysis, Data Analysis, Machine Learning,


I am a Ph.D. candidate in the School of Business at Stevens Institute of Technology. My advisor is Dr. German Creamer. My research topics include natural language processing, data analysis, machine learning and their applications in finance. I received my B.Eng. from Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2002 and M.S. from the University of Memphis in 2009.

Contact: [email protected]

Active Research Projects: Financial News Analysis Based on Semantic Frame

Selected Publications

  1. Creamer, G. G., Ren, Y., Sakamoto, Y., & Nickerson, J. V. (2013). News and sentiment analysis of the European market with a hybrid expert weighting algorithm. International Conference on Social Computing, October 2013
  2. Creamer G., Ren, Y., & Nickerson, J. (2013) Impact of dynamic corporate news networks on asset return and volatility. International Conference on Social Computing, October 2013.
  3. Creamer, G. H., Ren, Y., & Nickerson, J. (2012). A Longitudinal Analysis of Asset Return, Volatility and Corporate News Network. In Business Intelligence Congress 3 Proceedings, December 2012.