This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Russell 2000 and FTSE 100. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Russell 2000 and FTSE 100 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 Russell 2000 with a short position of FTSE 100. See also your portfolio center
. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Russell 2000
and FTSE 100
Russell 2000 vs FTSE 100
If you would invest 154,008 in Russell 2000 on December 20, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of 3,665 from holding Russell 2000 or generate 2.38% return on investment over 30 days.
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Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Russell 2000 and FTSE 100 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on FTSE 100 and Russell 2000 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 Russell 2000 are associated (or correlated) with FTSE 100. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of FTSE 100 has no effect on the direction of Russell 2000 i.e. Russell 2000 and FTSE 100 go up and down completely randomly.