[R] Stat question: How to deal w/ negative outliers?

Ista Zahn istazahn at gmail.com
Fri Apr 12 19:37:47 CEST 2013


This is not an R question and is therefore not appropriate for this
list. You should post to a statistics forum such as
http://stats.stackexchange.com/. But the answer is NO!


On Fri, Apr 12, 2013 at 9:49 AM, ramoss <ramine.mossadegh at finra.org> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I have a question:  I am using the interquantile method to spot outliers &
> it gives me values of  say 234 & -120 or for the higher & lower benchmarks.
> I don't have any issues w/ the higher end.  However I don't have any
> negative values. My lowest possible value is 0. Should I consider 0 as an
> outlier?
> Thanks ahead  for your thoughts
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