This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between DOW and FTSE 100. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on DOW and FTSE 100 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 DOW with a short position of FTSE 100. See also your portfolio center
. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of DOW
and FTSE 100
DOW vs FTSE 100
If you would invest 2,327,396 in DOW on October 22, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of 8,428 from holding DOW or generate 0.36% return on investment over 30 days.
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Very weak diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding DOW and FTSE 100 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on FTSE 100 and DOW 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 DOW are associated (or correlated) with FTSE 100. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of FTSE 100 has no effect on the direction of DOW i.e. DOW and FTSE 100 go up and down completely randomly.