Pair Correlation Between DOW and Agilent Technologies

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between DOW and Agilent Technologies Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on DOW and Agilent Technologies 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 Agilent Technologies. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of DOW and Agilent Technologies.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 DOW  vs   Agilent Technologies Inc
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, DOW is expected to generate 0.37 times more return on investment than Agilent Technologies. However, DOW is 2.69 times less risky than Agilent Technologies. It trades about 0.84 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Agilent Technologies Inc is currently generating about 0.24 per unit of risk. If you would invest  2,229,609  in DOW on September 24, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  103,254  from holding DOW or generate 4.63% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between DOW and Agilent Technologies


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Very poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density