This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between itBit Bitcoin USD and Gatecoin Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on itBit Bitcoin and Gatecoin 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 Gatecoin Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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itBit Bitcoin USD vs Gatecoin Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, itBit Bitcoin USD is expected to under-perform the Gatecoin Bitcoin. In addition to that, itBit Bitcoin is 1.1 times more volatile than Gatecoin Bitcoin USD. It trades about -0.2 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Gatecoin Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.12 per unit of volatility. If you would invest 1,916,170 in Gatecoin Bitcoin USD on December 17, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (521,270) from holding Gatecoin Bitcoin USD or give up 27.2% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Very poor diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding itBit Bitcoin USD and Gatecoin Bitcoin USD in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Gatecoin 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 Gatecoin Bitcoin. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Gatecoin Bitcoin USD has no effect on the direction of itBit Bitcoin i.e. itBit Bitcoin and Gatecoin 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 Gatecoin Bitcoin USD has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.