This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Alcoa Corporation and Macys. 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
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Over the last 30 days Alcoa Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Macys has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Alcoa and Macys Volatility Contrast
Alcoa Corp. vs. Macys Inc
Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Corporation is expected to generate 1.0 times more return on investment than Macys. However, Alcoa Corporation is 1.0 times less risky than Macys. It trades about -0.07 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Macys is currently generating about -0.13 per unit of risk. If you would invest 3,231 in Alcoa Corporation on December 23, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (408.70) from holding Alcoa Corporation or give up 12.65% of portfolio value over 30 days.
Pair Corralation between Alcoa and Macys
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Diversification Opportunities for Alcoa and Macys
Very weak 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 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 has no effect on the direction of Alcoa i.e. Alcoa and Macys go up and down completely randomly.