Pair Correlation Between Ford Motor and Citigroup

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

Pair Volatility

Taking into account the 30 trading days horizon, Ford Motor Company is expected to under-perform the Citigroup. In addition to that, Ford Motor is 1.17 times more volatile than Citigroup Inc. It trades about -0.25 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Citigroup Inc is currently generating about -0.09 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  7,945  in Citigroup Inc on January 24, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (318.00)  from holding Citigroup Inc or give up 4.0% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Ford Motor and Citigroup


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ValuesDaily Returns


Poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 

Ford Motor


Risk-Adjusted Performance

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

Citigroup Inc


Risk-Adjusted Performance

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