Figure 2: Comparison of 10 Widely Used Prediction Methods
From the article "The Pitfalls of Prediction," February 26, 2013.
|Method||Model performance (cross-entropy)|
|Support Vector Machines||0.862|
|Naive Bayes Classifier||0.650|
For more information on these prediction models, see Caruana, Rich, and Alexandru Niculescu-Mizil, "An Empirical Comparison of Supervised Learning Algorithms Using Different Performance Metrics," in Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Machine Learning, New York: Association for Computing Machinery, 2006: 161–168.