The Macroaxis Technical Indicators lookup allows users to check a given indicator for any equity or select from a set of available indicators by clicking on the link to the right. Please note, not all equities are covered by this module due to inconsistencies in global equity categorizations and data normalization technicques. Please check also Equity Screeners to view more equity screening toolsAlcoa Corporation has current Coefficient Of Variation of 1,504. Coefficient of Variation (or CV) is a normalized measure of dispersion of a probability distribution. It is also known as variation coefficient or simply unitized risk. The absolute value of Coefficient of Variation is sometimes called Relative Standard Deviation (or RSD), which is expressed as a percentage.
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|STD||=||Standard Deviation of returns on Alcoa|
Coefficient Of Variation Comparison
Alcoa Corporation is rated below average in coefficient of variation category among related companies. It is rated second in maximum drawdown category among related companies .
CV is the measure of price and return dispersion sometimes known as unitized risk or the variation coefficient. The CV is derived from the ratio of the standard deviation to the non-zero mean and the absolute value is taken for the mean to ensure it always positive. It is sometimes expressed as percentage, in which case the CV is multiplied by 100.Coefficient of Variation for a single equity instrument describes the dispersion of price movement or daily returns. The higher the Coefficient of Variation, the greater the dispersion of prices and the more riskier is the asset.
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