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1. Explain what is meant by the term whipsaw. What could cause an investor to experience a lot of whipsaws?
2. The daily open, high, low, and close for two stocks, Biosite Inc. (BSTE) and Coca-Cola (KO), for April 15-May 13, 2005 are given in the following table.
a. Calculate the five-day ATR for the two stocks for this time period.
b. Compare the volatility of the two stocks given the ATR.
c. How would these ATRs impact the filter you would want to use for a breakout for each of these stocks?