Stock volatility is calculated from the historical prices of equity instruments and shows the degree of variability in the returns. In the context of Modern Portfolio Theory, the risk-return relationship is the theoretical association between the performance expected from investment and the amount of risk assumed in that investment. The more returns investors expect from the market, the more risk they should undertake to achieve that return. In the context of efficient markets, volatility usually associated with swings in either direction of the market. As the stock market goes up or down, most securities will react, and volatility will change, causing a shift in investor risk-return utility function. Stock volatility is a key factor when analyzing investments or derivatives.

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How to measure stock volatility?

Before comparing or considering investments, it is better to perform a stock volatility calculation that will adjust the returns according to how risky the stakes are. The riskier they are, the more the returns are lowered before any comparison. Technically risk refers to mean stock volatility, which measures how returns vary over a given period. An investment or a portfolio that grows steadily has low risk, and another investment with a value that jumps up and down unpredictably has high risk.

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