This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between FTSE 100 and SPTSX Comp. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on FTSE 100 and SPTSX Comp 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 FTSE 100 with a short position of SPTSX Comp. See also your portfolio center
. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of FTSE 100
and SPTSX Comp
FTSE 100 vs SPTSX Comp
If you would invest 1,585,576 in SPTSX Comp on October 22, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of 14,864 from holding SPTSX Comp or generate 0.94% return on investment over 30 days.
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Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding FTSE 100 and SPTSX Comp in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on SPTSX Comp and FTSE 100 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 FTSE 100 are associated (or correlated) with SPTSX Comp. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of SPTSX Comp has no effect on the direction of FTSE 100 i.e. FTSE 100 and SPTSX Comp go up and down completely randomly.