Pair Correlation Between Best Buy and Macys

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Best Buy Co Inc and Macys Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Best Buy and Macys 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 Best Buy with a short position of Macys. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Best Buy and Macys.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
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 Best Buy Co Inc  vs   Macys Inc
 Performance (%) 
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Pair Volatility

Considering 30-days investment horizon, Best Buy Co Inc is expected to under-perform the Macys. But the stock apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, Best Buy Co Inc is 1.14 times less risky than Macys. The stock trades about -0.14 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The Macys Inc is currently generating about -0.06 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest  2,725  in Macys Inc on January 24, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (108.00)  from holding Macys Inc or give up 3.96% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Best Buy and Macys
0.92

Parameters

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

Diversification

Almost no diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 

Best Buy Co

  
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Risk-Adjusted Performance

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

Macys Inc

  
0 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

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