Pair Correlation Between NIKKEI 225 and XU100

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between NIKKEI 225 and XU100. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on NIKKEI 225 and XU100 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 XU100. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of NIKKEI 225 and XU100.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 NIKKEI 225  vs   XU100
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, NIKKEI 225 is expected to under-perform the XU100. In addition to that, NIKKEI 225 is 1.31 times more volatile than XU100. It trades about -0.28 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. XU100 is currently generating about -0.08 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  11,840,006  in XU100 on January 23, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (208,408)  from holding XU100 or give up 1.76% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between NIKKEI 225 and XU100


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Very weak diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding NIKKEI 225 and XU100 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on XU100 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 XU100. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of XU100 has no effect on the direction of NIKKEI 225 i.e. NIKKEI 225 and XU100 go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density