Pair Correlation Between Apple and International Business

This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Apple Inc and International Business Machines Corporation. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Apple and International Business 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 Apple with a short position of International Business. See also your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Apple and International Business.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change
 Apple Inc  vs   International Business Machine
 Performance (%) 

Pair Volatility

Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Apple Inc is expected to generate 1.26 times more return on investment than International Business. However, Apple is 1.26 times more volatile than International Business Machines Corporation. It trades about -0.07 of its potential returns per unit of risk. International Business Machines Corporation is currently generating about -0.21 per unit of risk. If you would invest  17,704  in Apple Inc on January 23, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (597.00)  from holding Apple Inc or give up 3.37% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient

Pair Corralation between Apple and International Business


Time Period1 Month [change]
ValuesDaily Returns


Poor diversification

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

Comparative Volatility

 Predicted Return Density 

Apple Inc


Risk-Adjusted Performance

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

International Business


Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days International Business Machines Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.