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Benchmark  United States  NYSE  11,193   1.45  0.01% 

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Correlation analysis between Apple and SP 500  

Investment horizon:  
  30 Days    Login   to change
This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Apple Inc and S&P 500. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Apple and SP 500 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 Apple with a short position of SP 500. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Apple and SP 500.
 Apple Inc.  vs   S&P 500
Daily Returns (%)
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Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Apple Inc is expected to generate 2.02 times more return on investment than SP 500. However, Apple is 2.02 times more volatile than S&P 500. It trades about 0.21 of its potential returns per unit of risk. S&P 500 is currently generating about 0.25 per unit of risk. If you would invest  12,424  in Apple Inc on March 26, 2015 and sell it today you would earn a total of  604  from holding Apple Inc or generate 4.86% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient



Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive ^GSPC Moved Up vs AAPL
StrengthVery Weak
ValuesDaily Returns


Modest diversification

Overlapping area represents amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Apple Inc. and S&P 500 in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed

Historical Performance Chart

Comparative Volatility

Predicted Return Density  
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Apple Inc

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

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