This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Alcoa Inc and International Business Machines Corporation. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Alcoa and International Business and check how they will diversify away market risk if combined in the same portfolio for a given time horizon. You can also utilize pair trading strategies of matching a long position in Alcoa with a short position of International Business. See also your portfolio center
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Alcoa Inc. vs International Business Machine
Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Inc is expected to generate 4.81 times more return on investment than International Business. However, Alcoa is 4.81 times more volatile than International Business Machines Corporation. It trades about -0.06 of its potential returns per unit of risk. International Business Machines Corporation is currently generating about -0.31 per unit of risk. If you would invest 3,432 in Alcoa Inc on February 23, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (176.00) from holding Alcoa Inc or give up 5.13% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Alcoa Inc. and International Business Machine in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on International Business and Alcoa is a relative statistical measure of the degree to which these equity instruments tend to move together. The correlation coefficient measures the extent to which returns on Alcoa Inc are associated (or correlated) with International Business. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of International Business has no effect on the direction of Alcoa i.e. Alcoa and International Business go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days Alcoa Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days International Business Machines Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.