Pair Correlation Between CVS Health and Laboratory of

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between CVS Health Corporation and Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on CVS Health and Laboratory of 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 CVS Health with a short position of Laboratory of. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of CVS Health and Laboratory of.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
Symbolsvs
 CVS Health Corp.  vs   Laboratory Corp. of America Ho
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Pair Volatility

Considering 30-days investment horizon, CVS Health Corporation is expected to under-perform the Laboratory of. In addition to that, CVS Health is 1.81 times more volatile than Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings. It trades about -0.3 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings is currently generating about -0.15 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  15,285  in Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings on September 19, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (486)  from holding Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings or give up 3.18% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between CVS Health and Laboratory of
0.54

Parameters

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

Diversification

Very weak diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 

CVS Health

  
0 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

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

Laboratory of America

  
0 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.