Pair Correlation Between Hang Seng and BSE

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

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Hang Seng is expected to generate 1.26 times more return on investment than BSE. However, Hang Seng is 1.26 times more volatile than BSE. It trades about 0.02 of its potential returns per unit of risk. BSE is currently generating about -0.16 per unit of risk. If you would invest  3,096,568  in Hang Seng on February 22, 2018 and sell it today you would earn a total of  10,537  from holding Hang Seng or generate 0.34% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Hang Seng and BSE


Time Period1 Month [change]
StrengthVery Weak
ValuesDaily Returns


Very good diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density