This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Kraken Bitcoin USD and Coinbase Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Kraken Bitcoin and Coinbase Bitcoin 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 Kraken Bitcoin with a short position of Coinbase Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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Kraken Bitcoin USD vs Coinbase Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Kraken Bitcoin USD is expected to under-perform the Coinbase Bitcoin. But the crypto apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, Kraken Bitcoin USD is 1.05 times less risky than Coinbase Bitcoin. The crypto trades about -0.17 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The Coinbase Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.13 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest 1,077,000 in Coinbase Bitcoin USD on February 17, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (246,841) from holding Coinbase Bitcoin USD or give up 22.92% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Kraken Bitcoin USD and Coinbase Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Coinbase Bitcoin USD and Kraken Bitcoin 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 Kraken Bitcoin USD are associated (or correlated) with Coinbase Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Coinbase Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of Kraken Bitcoin i.e. Kraken Bitcoin and Coinbase Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days Kraken Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Coinbase Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.