Abstract—Securities investment in the capital market is one
of the key factors in the socialism economic system.In order to
optimize the return on investment, investors will build portfolio
of their securities. The decision support system is intentionally
developed for investment to select the securities in the Thai
stock market, from a properly diversified stock portfolio, by
using multi-criteria decision making technique. The
hierarchical methods like AHP make complex decisions become
easy make it easy in multi-criteria chosen. The system lets the
user to create a rating for each criterion, calculates a relative
weight to each criterion and then ranks securities listed on the
stock market. Finally, the top rank security are collected to the
portfolio. For further study, a decision support system for the
capital investment planning and analysis to resolve, how much
securities, bonds, gold, properties, and cash in hand needed to
be invested, will be developed.
Index Terms—AHP, decision support system, portfolio management, multi-criteria selection.
P. Songsangyos is with the Computer Science Department, Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi, Pranakhonsiayutthaya, Thailand (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Cite: Pradit Songsangyos, "The Decision Support System for Hierarchical Portfolio Management," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 328-331, 2014.