Pair Correlation Between Kraken Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Kraken Bitcoin USD and itBit Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Kraken Bitcoin and itBit 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 itBit Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Kraken Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin.
Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
Symbolsvs
 Kraken Bitcoin USD  vs   itBit Bitcoin USD

Kraken

Bitcoin on Kraken in USD
 16,566 
410.7  2.54%
Market Cap: 771.3 B
(41.57)

itBit

Bitcoin on itBit in USD
 16,607 
32.27  0.19%
Market Cap: 283.6 B
 Performance (%) 
      Timeline 

Pair Volatility

Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Kraken Bitcoin USD is expected to generate 0.97 times more return on investment than itBit Bitcoin. However, Kraken Bitcoin USD is 1.03 times less risky than itBit Bitcoin. It trades about 0.49 of its potential returns per unit of risk. itBit Bitcoin USD is currently generating about 0.45 per unit of risk. If you would invest  567,000  in Kraken Bitcoin USD on November 11, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of  1,048,500  from holding Kraken Bitcoin USD or generate 184.92% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Kraken Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin
0.97

Parameters

Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive 
StrengthVery Strong
Accuracy100.0%
ValuesDaily Returns

Diversification

Almost no diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 
      Returns 

Kraken Bitcoin USD

  
32 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Kraken Bitcoin USD are ranked lower than 32 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.

itBit Bitcoin USD

  
29 

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in itBit Bitcoin USD are ranked lower than 29 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.