This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between itBit Bitcoin USD and Coinbase Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on itBit Bitcoin and Coinbase 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 itBit Bitcoin with a short position of Coinbase Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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itBit Bitcoin USD vs Coinbase Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, itBit Bitcoin USD is expected to generate 0.95 times more return on investment than Coinbase Bitcoin. However, itBit Bitcoin USD is 1.05 times less risky than Coinbase Bitcoin. It trades about -0.04 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Coinbase Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.05 per unit of risk. If you would invest 1,405,847 in itBit Bitcoin USD on December 21, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (229,947) from holding itBit Bitcoin USD or give up 16.36% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding itBit Bitcoin USD and Coinbase Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Coinbase Bitcoin USD and itBit 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 itBit Bitcoin USD are associated (or correlated) with Coinbase Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Coinbase Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of itBit Bitcoin i.e. itBit Bitcoin and Coinbase Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days itBit Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Coinbase Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.