Pair Correlation Between Macys Inc and BonTon Stores

Investment Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Macys Inc and BonTon Stores Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Macys Inc and BonTon Stores 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 Macys Inc with a short position of BonTon Stores. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Macys Inc and BonTon Stores.
 Macys Inc.  vs   BonTon Stores Inc.
Daily Returns (%)
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Taking into account the 30 trading days horizon, Macys Inc is expected to generate 0.23 times more return on investment than BonTon Stores. However, Macys Inc is 4.29 times less risky than BonTon Stores. It trades about 0.1 of its potential returns per unit of risk. BonTon Stores Inc is currently generating about -0.02 per unit of risk. If you would invest  3,764  in Macys Inc on January 14, 2016 and sell it today you would earn a total of  161.00  from holding Macys Inc or generate 4.28% return on investment over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient



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Very weak diversification

Overlapping area represents amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Macys Inc. and BonTon Stores Inc. in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed

Historical Performance Chart

Comparative Volatility

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Macys Inc


Risk-adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Macys Inc are ranked lower than 6 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days.

Pair trading matchups for Macys Inc


BonTon Stores


Risk-adjusted Performance

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

Pair trading matchups for BonTon Stores