This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Yahoo Inc and Alphabet Inc. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Yahoo and Alphabet 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 Yahoo with a short position of Alphabet. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Yahoo and Alphabet.
Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Yahoo Inc is expected to generate 1.2 times more return on investment than Alphabet. However, Yahoo is 1.2 times more volatile than Alphabet Inc. It trades about 0.13 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Alphabet Inc is currently generating about -0.02 per unit of risk. If you would invest 4,455 in Yahoo Inc on January 26, 2017 and sell it today you would earn a total of 100.00 from holding Yahoo Inc or generate 2.24% return on investment over 30 days.
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Yahoo Inc. and Alphabet Inc. in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Alphabet Inc and Yahoo 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 Yahoo Inc are associated (or correlated) with Alphabet. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Alphabet Inc has no effect on the direction of Yahoo i.e. Yahoo and Alphabet go up and down completely randomly.