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Correlation analysis between Apple and SP 500

    
  
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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 (%)
GSPC   AAPL   
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Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Apple Inc is expected to under-perform the SP 500. In addition to that, Apple is 2.39 times more volatile than S&P 500. It trades about -0.24 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. S&P 500 is currently generating about 0.09 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  206,876  in S&P 500 on July 5, 2015 and sell it today you would earn a total of  2,870  from holding S&P 500 or generate 1.39% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

0.57

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive ^GSPC Moved Up vs AAPL
StrengthWeak
Accuracy100.0%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Very weak 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
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Comparative Volatility

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Apple Inc

  

Risk-adjusted Performance

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

S&P 500

  

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