This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between DOW and NIKKEI 225. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on DOW and NIKKEI 225 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 DOW with a short position of NIKKEI 225. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of DOW and NIKKEI 225.
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DOW vs. NIKKEI 225
Given the investment horizon of 30 days, DOW is expected to under-perform the NIKKEI 225. But the index apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, DOW is 1.25 times less risky than NIKKEI 225. The index trades about -0.09 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The NIKKEI 225 is currently generating about -0.03 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest 2,268,974 in NIKKEI 225 on May 23, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (18,929) from holding NIKKEI 225 or give up 0.83% of portfolio value over 30 days.