Pair Correlation Between Alcoa and Sprint

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

Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Corporation is expected to generate 0.54 times more return on investment than Sprint. However, Alcoa Corporation is 1.85 times less risky than Sprint. It trades about -0.14 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Sprint Corporation is currently generating about -0.13 per unit of risk. If you would invest  4,654  in Alcoa Corporation on October 19, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (314)  from holding Alcoa Corporation or give up 6.75% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Alcoa and Sprint
0.66

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive 
StrengthSignificant
Accuracy100.0%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 

Alcoa

  
0 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Alcoa Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

Sprint

  
0 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Sprint Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.