Correlation Analysis Between DAX and Nasdaq

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between DAX and Nasdaq. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on DAX and Nasdaq 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 DAX with a short position of Nasdaq. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of DAX and Nasdaq.
Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
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Comparative Performance

 Predicted Return Density 

DAX  vs.  Nasdaq

 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, DAX is expected to generate 0.68 times more return on investment than Nasdaq. However, DAX is 1.47 times less risky than Nasdaq. It trades about -0.1 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Nasdaq is currently generating about -0.08 per unit of risk. If you would invest  1,150,827  in DAX on November 14, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (63,460)  from holding DAX or give up 5.51% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Pair Corralation between DAX and Nasdaq

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ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification Opportunities for DAX and Nasdaq

DAX diversification synergy

Poor diversification

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

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