Correlation Analysis Between Altaba and Merck

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Altaba and Merck Company. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Altaba and Merck 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 Altaba with a short position of Merck. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Altaba and Merck.
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Comparative Performance


Risk-Adjusted Performance

Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Altaba are ranked lower than 3 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 30 days. Despite somewhat strong basic indicators, Altaba is not utilizing all of its potentials. The prevailing stock price disturbance, may contribute to short term losses for the investors.

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Merck Company has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions. Regardless of fairly consistent technical and fundamental indicators, Merck is not utilizing all of its potentials. The existing stock price confusion, may contribute to short-horizon losses for the traders.

Altaba and Merck Volatility Contrast

 Predicted Return Density 

Altaba Inc  vs.  Merck Company Inc

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Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Altaba is expected to generate 0.36 times more return on investment than Merck. However, Altaba is 2.79 times less risky than Merck. It trades about 0.05 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Merck Company is currently generating about -0.02 per unit of risk. If you would invest  6,926  in Altaba on August 19, 2019 and sell it today you would earn a total of  94.00  from holding Altaba or generate 1.36% return on investment over 30 days.

Pair Corralation between Altaba and Merck

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Diversification Opportunities for Altaba and Merck

Altaba Inc diversification synergy

Poor diversification

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