Pair Correlation Between NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000 . You can compare the effects of market volatilities on NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000 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 NIKKEI 225 with a short position of Russell 2000. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
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 NIKKEI 225  vs   Russell 2000
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Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, NIKKEI 225 is expected to generate 1.37 times more return on investment than Russell 2000. However, NIKKEI 225 is 1.37 times more volatile than Russell 2000 . It trades about 0.23 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Russell 2000 is currently generating about -0.07 per unit of risk. If you would invest  2,145,764  in NIKKEI 225 on October 20, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  93,916  from holding NIKKEI 225 or generate 4.38% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000
-0.57

Parameters

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

Diversification

Excellent diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Russell 2000 and NIKKEI 225 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 NIKKEI 225 are associated (or correlated) with Russell 2000. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Russell 2000 has no effect on the direction of NIKKEI 225 i.e. NIKKEI 225 and Russell 2000 go up and down completely randomly.
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Comparative Volatility

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