Pair Correlation Between Hang Seng and CAC 40

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Hang Seng and CAC 40. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Hang Seng and CAC 40 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 CAC 40. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Hang Seng and CAC 40.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
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 Hang Seng  vs   CAC 40
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Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Hang Seng is expected to generate 1.47 times more return on investment than CAC 40. However, Hang Seng is 1.47 times more volatile than CAC 40. It trades about 0.38 of its potential returns per unit of risk. CAC 40 is currently generating about -0.11 per unit of risk. If you would invest  2,820,238  in Hang Seng on October 26, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  166,394  from holding Hang Seng or generate 5.9% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Hang Seng and CAC 40
-0.65

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionNegative 
StrengthWeak
Accuracy100.0%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Excellent diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Hang Seng and CAC 40 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on CAC 40 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 CAC 40. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of CAC 40 has no effect on the direction of Hang Seng i.e. Hang Seng and CAC 40 go up and down completely randomly.
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Comparative Volatility

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