Pair Correlation Between Alcoa and Visa

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

Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Corporation is expected to generate 2.09 times more return on investment than Visa. However, Alcoa is 2.09 times more volatile than Visa Inc. It trades about 0.19 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Visa Inc is currently generating about 0.16 per unit of risk. If you would invest  4,491  in Alcoa Corporation on September 18, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  286  from holding Alcoa Corporation or generate 6.37% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Alcoa and Visa
0.67

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 Visa Inc in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Visa 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 Visa. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Visa Inc has no effect on the direction of Alcoa i.e. Alcoa and Visa 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.

Visa Inc

  
11 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Visa Inc are ranked lower than 11 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.