Mastering Python Data Analysis with Pandas [Video]

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Learn
  • Read and write data in text format 
  • Master concepts involved in interacting with databases
  • Master string manipulations on Data Sets
  • Practice data aggregation on data sets
  • Be proficient in group-wise operations on data sets
  • Learn to apply multiple and different functions to dataframe columns
  • Implement the concept of exponentially weighted windows
About

This course is your guide to implementing the more advanced offerings of the popular Pandas library and explains how it can solve real-world problems. After a brief overview of the basics—such as data structures and various data manipulation tasks such as grouping, merging, and reshaping data—this video also teaches you how to manipulate, analyze, and visualize your time-series financial data.

You will learn how to apply Pandas to important but simple financial tasks such as modeling portfolios, calculating optimal portfolios based upon risk, and more. This video not only teaches you why Pandas is a great tool for solving real-world problems in quantitative finance, it also takes you meticulously through every step of the way, with practical, real-world examples, especially from the financial domain where Pandas is a popular choice.

By the end of this video, you will be an expert in using the Pandas library for any data analysis problem, especially related to finance.

Style and Approach

This friendly course takes you through different data Analysis practices in Pandas. It is packed with step-by-step instructions and working examples. This comprehensive course is divided into clear bite-size chunks so you can learn at your own pace and focus on the areas of most interest to you.

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  • Understand why is Mastering python data analysis with Pandas really useful
  • Learn how can we Master Python Data Analysis with Pandas
Course Length 1 hour 17 minutes
ISBN 9781787280083
Date Of Publication 27 Sep 2017

Authors

Prabhat Ranjan

Prabhat Ranjan has extensive industry experience in Python, R, and Machine Learning. He has a passion for using Python, Pandas and R for various real-time, new-project scenarios. As a trainer, he also has a passion for teaching concepts and advanced scenarios in Python, R, Data Science, and Big Data Hadoop. Thus, his teaching experience and strong industry exposure make him one of the best in this domain.