Pair Correlation Between IPC and Bursa Malaysia

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

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, IPC is expected to generate 2.35 times less return on investment than Bursa Malaysia. In addition to that, IPC is 1.26 times more volatile than Bursa Malaysia. It trades about 0.13 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Bursa Malaysia is currently generating about 0.4 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  175,164  in Bursa Malaysia on December 17, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  7,103  from holding Bursa Malaysia or generate 4.06% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between IPC and Bursa Malaysia


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density