Pair Correlation Between Chevron and SM Energy

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Chevron Corporation and SM Energy Company. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Chevron and SM Energy 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 Chevron with a short position of SM Energy. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Chevron and SM Energy.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 Chevron Corp.  vs   SM Energy Company
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Considering 30-days investment horizon, Chevron Corporation is expected to generate 0.37 times more return on investment than SM Energy. However, Chevron Corporation is 2.7 times less risky than SM Energy. It trades about 0.1 of its potential returns per unit of risk. SM Energy Company is currently generating about -0.25 per unit of risk. If you would invest  11,253  in Chevron Corporation on February 15, 2018 and sell it today you would earn a total of  287.00  from holding Chevron Corporation or generate 2.55% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Chevron and SM Energy


Time Period1 Month [change]
StrengthVery Weak
ValuesDaily Returns


Excellent diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 



Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Chevron Corporation are ranked lower than 6 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.

SM Energy


Risk-Adjusted Performance

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