This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between HCP Inc and VMware Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on HCP and VMware 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 HCP with a short position of VMware. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of HCP and VMware.
Considering 30-days investment horizon, HCP is expected to generate 2.97 times less return on investment than VMware. But when comparing it to its historical volatility, HCP Inc is 1.07 times less risky than VMware. It trades about 0.16 of its potential returns per unit of risk. VMware Inc is currently generating about 0.44 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest 8,264 in VMware Inc on January 20, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of 858.00 from holding VMware Inc or generate 10.38% return on investment over 30 days.
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding HCP Inc. and VMware Inc. in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on VMware Inc and HCP 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 HCP Inc are associated (or correlated) with VMware. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of VMware Inc has no effect on the direction of HCP i.e. HCP and VMware go up and down completely randomly.