Pair Correlation Between IPC and SPTSX Comp

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

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, IPC is expected to generate 1.11 times more return on investment than SPTSX Comp. However, IPC is 1.11 times more volatile than SPTSX Comp. It trades about -0.09 of its potential returns per unit of risk. SPTSX Comp is currently generating about -0.33 per unit of risk. If you would invest  4,969,556  in IPC on January 19, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (81,278)  from holding IPC or give up 1.64% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between IPC and SPTSX Comp


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Poor diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding IPC and SPTSX Comp in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on SPTSX Comp and IPC 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 IPC 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 IPC i.e. IPC and SPTSX Comp go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density