This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Kraken Bitcoin USD and Gatecoin Bitcoin USD. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Kraken 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 Kraken Bitcoin with a short position of Gatecoin Bitcoin. See also your portfolio center
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Kraken Bitcoin USD vs Gatecoin Bitcoin USD
Assuming 30 trading days horizon, Kraken Bitcoin USD is expected to generate 1.27 times more return on investment than Gatecoin Bitcoin. However, Kraken Bitcoin is 1.27 times more volatile than Gatecoin Bitcoin USD. It trades about -0.04 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Gatecoin Bitcoin USD is currently generating about -0.14 per unit of risk. If you would invest 1,422,210 in Kraken Bitcoin USD on December 22, 2017 and sell it today you would lose (266,810) from holding Kraken Bitcoin USD or give up 18.76% of portfolio value over 30 days.
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Almost no diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Kraken 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 Kraken 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 Kraken 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 Kraken Bitcoin i.e. Kraken Bitcoin and Gatecoin Bitcoin go up and down completely randomly.
Over the last 30 days Kraken 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.