Pair Correlation Between NQFI and SPTSX Comp

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

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, NQFI is expected to generate 1.89 times more return on investment than SPTSX Comp. However, NQFI is 1.89 times more volatile than SPTSX Comp. It trades about 0.06 of its potential returns per unit of risk. SPTSX Comp is currently generating about -0.2 per unit of risk. If you would invest  163,316  in NQFI on January 25, 2018 and sell it today you would earn a total of  2,949  from holding NQFI or generate 1.81% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between NQFI and SPTSX Comp


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Significant diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density