This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Coinbase Bitcoin USD and itBit Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Coinbase Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin 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 Coinbase Bitcoin with a short position of itBit Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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and itBit Bitcoin
Over the last 30 days Coinbase Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days itBit Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Coinbase Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin Volatility Contrast
Coinbase Bitcoin USD vs. itBit Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Coinbase Bitcoin USD is expected to under-perform the itBit Bitcoin. But the crypto apears to be less risky and, when comparing its historical volatility, Coinbase Bitcoin USD is 1.22 times less risky than itBit Bitcoin. The crypto trades about -0.13 of its potential returns per unit of risk. The itBit Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.06 of returns per unit of risk over similar time horizon. If you would invest 440,765 in itBit Bitcoin USD on December 17, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (82,242) from holding itBit Bitcoin USD or give up 18.66% of portfolio value over 30 days.
Pair Corralation between Coinbase Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin
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Diversification Opportunities for Coinbase Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin
Almost no diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Coinbase Bitcoin USD and itBit Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on itBit Bitcoin USD and Coinbase Bitcoin 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 Coinbase Bitcoin USD are associated (or correlated) with itBit Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of itBit Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of Coinbase Bitcoin i.e. Coinbase Bitcoin and itBit Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.