Best Buy Risk Analysis

Best Buy Co Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 56.35  0.52  0.93%

We consider Best Buy not too risky. Best Buy Co secures Sharpe Ratio (or Efficiency) of 0.1057 which signifies that Best Buy Co had 0.1057% of return per unit of risk over the last 1 month. Our philosophy towards foreseeing volatility of a stock is to use all available market data together with company specific technical indicators that cannot be diversified away. We have found twenty-eight technical indicators for Best Buy Co Inc which you can use to evaluate future volatility of the firm. Please confirm Best Buy Co Downside Deviation of 1.71, Risk Adjusted Performance of 0.0393 and Mean Deviation of 0.9332 to double-check if risk estimate we provide are consistent with the epected return of 0.1559%.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change

Best Buy Market Sensitivity

As returns on market increase, Best Buy returns are expected to increase less than the market. However during bear market, the loss on holding Best Buy will be expected to be smaller as well.
One Month Beta |Analyze Best Buy Co Demand Trend
Check current 30 days Best Buy correlation with market (DOW)
β = 0.3348
Best Buy Small BetaBest Buy Co Beta Legend

Projected Return Density Against Market

Considering 30-days investment horizon, Best Buy has beta of 0.3348 . This suggests as returns on market go up, Best Buy average returns are expected to increase less than the benchmark. However during bear market, the loss on holding Best Buy Co Inc will be expected to be much smaller as well. Moreover, Best Buy Co Inc has an alpha of 0.0943 implying that it can potentially generate 0.0943% excess return over DOW after adjusting for the inherited market risk (beta).
 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 
Considering 30-days investment horizon, the coefficient of variation of Best Buy is 945.88. The daily returns are destributed with a variance of 2.17 and standard deviation of 1.47. The mean deviation of Best Buy Co Inc is currently at 0.96. For similar time horizon, the selected benchmark (DOW) has volatility of 0.27
α
Alpha over DOW
=0.0943
βBeta against DOW=0.33
σ
Overall volatility
=1.47
 IrInformation ratio =0.02

Actual Return Volatility

Best Buy Co Inc has volatility of 1.4747% on return distribution over 30 days investment horizon. DOW inherits 0.2576% risk (volatility on return distribution) over the 30 days horizon.
 Performance (%) 
      Timeline 

Market Risk Breakdown

Best Buy Volatility Factors

30 Days Market Risk

Not too risky

Chance of Distress in 24 months

Very low

30 Days Economic Sensitivity

Slowly supersedes market

Total Debt

Best Buy Co Total Debt History

Total Debt

Largest Trends

Best Buy Largest Period Trend
 54.72 
  
 54.65 
0.07  0.13%
Lowest period price (30 days)
 59 
  
 59.04 
0.04  0.067797%
Highest period price (30 days)

Investment Outlook

Best Buy Investment Opportunity
Best Buy Co Inc has a volatility of 1.47 and is 5.65 times more volatile than DOW. 13% of all equities and portfolios are less risky than Best Buy. Compared to the overall equity markets, volatility of historical daily returns of Best Buy Co Inc is lower than 13 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days. Use Best Buy Co Inc to enhance returns of your portfolios. The stock experiences moderate upward volatility. Check odds of Best Buy to be traded at $61.99 in 30 days. As returns on market increase, Best Buy returns are expected to increase less than the market. However during bear market, the loss on holding Best Buy will be expected to be smaller as well.

Best Buy correlation with market

Significant diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Best Buy Co Inc and equity matching DJI index in the same portfolio.