Pair Correlation Between Expedia and Microsoft

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

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Expedia Inc is expected to under-perform the Microsoft. In addition to that, Expedia is 1.8 times more volatile than Microsoft Corporation. It trades about -0.24 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Microsoft Corporation is currently generating about 0.02 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  9,161  in Microsoft Corporation on January 20, 2018 and sell it today you would earn a total of  39.00  from holding Microsoft Corporation or generate 0.43% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Expedia and Microsoft


Time Period1 Month [change]
StrengthVery Weak
ValuesDaily Returns


Weak diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 

Expedia Inc


Risk-Adjusted Performance

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



Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Microsoft Corporation are ranked lower than 1 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.