Can any of the company-specific risk be diversified away by investing in both OKB and Aptos at the same time? Although using a correlation coefficient on its own may not help to predict future stock returns, this module helps to understand the diversifiable risk of combining OKB and Aptos into the same portfolio, which is an essential part of the fundamental portfolio management process.
By analyzing existing cross correlation between OKB and Aptos, you can compare the effects of market volatilities on OKB and Aptos 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 OKB with a short position of Aptos. Check out your portfolio center. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of OKB and Aptos.
The 3 months correlation between OKB and Aptos is 0.86. Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding OKB and Aptos in the same portfolio, assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Aptos and OKB 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 OKB are associated (or correlated) with Aptos. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Aptos has no effect on the direction of OKB i.e., OKB and Aptos go up and down completely randomly.
Assuming the 90 days trading horizon OKB is expected to generate 1.14 times more return on investment than Aptos. However, OKB is 1.14 times more volatile than Aptos. It trades about 0.26 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Aptos is currently generating about 0.08 per unit of risk. If you would invest 4,616 in OKB on September 3, 2023 and sell it today you would earn a total of 1,219 from holding OKB or generate 26.41% return on investment over 90 days.
Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in OKB are ranked lower than 13 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 90 days. In spite of rather unsteady fundamental drivers, OKB exhibited solid returns over the last few months and may actually be approaching a breakup point.
Compared to the overall equity markets, risk-adjusted returns on investments in Aptos are ranked lower than 9 (%) of all global equities and portfolios over the last 90 days. In spite of rather unsteady basic indicators, Aptos exhibited solid returns over the last few months and may actually be approaching a breakup point.
The main advantage of trading using opposite OKB and Aptos positions is that it hedges away some unsystematic risk. Because of two separate transactions, even if OKB position performs unexpectedly, Aptos can make up some of the losses. Pair trading also minimizes risk from directional movements in the market. For example, if an entire industry or sector drops because of unexpected headlines, the short position in Aptos will offset losses from the drop in Aptos' long position.
The idea behind OKB and Aptos pairs trading is to make the combined position market-neutral, meaning the overall market's direction will not affect its win or loss (or potential downside or upside). This can be achieved by designing a pairs trade with two highly correlated stocks or equities that operate in a similar space or sector, making it possible to obtain profits through simple and relatively low-risk investment.
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