Pair Correlation Between Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt 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 Swiss Mrt. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 Russell 2000   vs   Swiss Mrt
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Russell 2000 is expected to generate 1.33 times more return on investment than Swiss Mrt. However, Russell 2000 is 1.33 times more volatile than Swiss Mrt. It trades about -0.12 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Swiss Mrt is currently generating about -0.27 per unit of risk. If you would invest  160,806  in Russell 2000 on January 26, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (5,887)  from holding Russell 2000 or give up 3.66% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt


Time Period1 Month [change]
StrengthVery Strong
ValuesDaily Returns


Almost no diversification

Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Swiss Mrt 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 Swiss Mrt. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Swiss Mrt has no effect on the direction of Russell 2000 i.e. Russell 2000 and Swiss Mrt go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density