Pair Correlation Between Israel Index and Hang Seng

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

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Israel Index is expected to generate 0.72 times more return on investment than Hang Seng. However, Israel Index is 1.39 times less risky than Hang Seng. It trades about -0.19 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Hang Seng is currently generating about -0.16 per unit of risk. If you would invest  112,560  in Israel Index on January 26, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (5,627)  from holding Israel Index or give up 5.0% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Israel Index and Hang Seng


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density