Pair Correlation Between Russell 2000 and SPTSX Comp

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

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Russell 2000 is expected to under-perform the SPTSX Comp. In addition to that, Russell 2000 is 2.24 times more volatile than SPTSX Comp. It trades about -0.07 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. SPTSX Comp is currently generating about 0.14 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  1,585,722  in SPTSX Comp on October 20, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  14,135  from holding SPTSX Comp or generate 0.89% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Russell 2000 and SPTSX Comp
-0.3

Parameters

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

Diversification

Very good diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Russell 2000 and SPTSX Comp in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on SPTSX Comp 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 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 Russell 2000 i.e. Russell 2000 and SPTSX Comp go up and down completely randomly.
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Comparative Volatility

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