Pair Correlation Between Straits Tms and Hang Seng

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

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Straits Tms is expected to generate 1.72 times less return on investment than Hang Seng. But when comparing it to its historical volatility, Straits Tms is 1.16 times less risky than Hang Seng. It trades about 0.56 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Hang Seng is currently generating about 0.83 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest  2,959,766  in Hang Seng on December 24, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  279,575  from holding Hang Seng or generate 9.45% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Straits Tms and Hang Seng


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 Straits Tms and Hang Seng in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Hang Seng and Straits Tms 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 Straits Tms 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 Straits Tms i.e. Straits Tms and Hang Seng go up and down completely randomly.

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density