This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Apple Inc and Facebook Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Apple and Facebook 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 Facebook. See also your portfolio center
. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Apple
Apple Inc vs Facebook Inc
Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Apple Inc is expected to generate 0.55 times more return on investment than Facebook. However, Apple Inc is 1.8 times less risky than Facebook. It trades about -0.03 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Facebook Inc is currently generating about -0.11 per unit of risk. If you would invest 17,185 in Apple Inc on February 20, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (165.00) from holding Apple Inc or give up 0.96% of portfolio value over 30 days.
|Time Period||1 Month [change]|
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Apple Inc and Facebook Inc in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Facebook Inc and Apple 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 Apple Inc are associated (or correlated) with Facebook. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Facebook Inc has no effect on the direction of Apple i.e. Apple and Facebook go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days Apple Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Facebook Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.