Pair Correlation Between Alcoa and Macys

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Alcoa Corporation and Macys Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Alcoa and Macys 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 Alcoa with a short position of Macys. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Alcoa and Macys.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
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 Alcoa Corp.  vs   Macys Inc
 Performance (%) 
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Pair Volatility

Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Corporation is expected to generate 0.18 times more return on investment than Macys. However, Alcoa Corporation is 5.49 times less risky than Macys. It trades about 0.2 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Macys Inc is currently generating about 0.02 per unit of risk. If you would invest  4,529  in Alcoa Corporation on September 23, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  264  from holding Alcoa Corporation or generate 5.83% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Alcoa and Macys
-0.7

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionNegative 
StrengthWeak
Accuracy3.92%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Excellent diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 

Alcoa

  
13 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Alcoa Corporation are ranked lower than 13 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.

Macys Inc

  
1 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Macys Inc are ranked lower than 1 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.