Pair Correlation Between SPTSX Comp and DAX

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

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, SPTSX Comp is expected to generate 0.7 times more return on investment than DAX. However, SPTSX Comp is 1.43 times less risky than DAX. It trades about -0.33 of its potential returns per unit of risk. DAX is currently generating about -0.36 per unit of risk. If you would invest  1,634,800  in SPTSX Comp on January 21, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (89,536)  from holding SPTSX Comp or give up 5.48% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between SPTSX Comp and DAX


Time Period1 Month [change]
StrengthVery Strong
ValuesDaily Returns


Almost no diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density