Pair Correlation Between American Airlines and Alcoa

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between American Airlines Group Inc and Alcoa Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on American Airlines and Alcoa 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 American Airlines with a short position of Alcoa. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of American Airlines and Alcoa.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 American Airlines Group Inc.  vs   Alcoa Inc.
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Pair Volatility

Considering 30-days investment horizon, American Airlines Group Inc is expected to under-perform the Alcoa. But the stock apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, American Airlines Group Inc is 1.56 times less risky than Alcoa. The stock trades about -0.22 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The Alcoa Inc is currently generating about -0.06 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. 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.
Correlation Coefficient
Pair Corralation between American Airlines and Alcoa
0.62

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive 
StrengthSignificant
Accuracy100.0%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Poor diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding American Airlines Group Inc. and Alcoa Inc. in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Alcoa Inc and American Airlines 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 American Airlines Group Inc are associated (or correlated) with Alcoa. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Alcoa Inc has no effect on the direction of American Airlines i.e. American Airlines and Alcoa go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

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American Airlines Group

  
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Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days American Airlines Group Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

Alcoa Inc

  
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Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Alcoa Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.