This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Alcoa Corporation and Apple. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Alcoa and Apple 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 Alcoa with a short position of Apple. See also your portfolio center
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Over the last 30 days Alcoa Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Over the last 30 days Apple has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.
Alcoa and Apple Volatility Contrast
Alcoa Corp. vs. Apple Inc
Allowing for the 30-days total investment horizon, Alcoa Corporation is expected to generate 1.38 times more return on investment than Apple. However, Alcoa is 1.38 times more volatile than Apple. It trades about -0.15 of its potential returns per unit of risk. Apple is currently generating about -0.27 per unit of risk. If you would invest 3,619 in Alcoa Corporation on November 15, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (758.00) from holding Alcoa Corporation or give up 20.95% of portfolio value over 30 days.
Pair Corralation between Alcoa and Apple
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Diversification Opportunities for Alcoa and Apple
Very poor diversification
Overlapping area represents the amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Alcoa Corp. and Apple Inc in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed. The correlation between historical prices or returns on Apple and Alcoa 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 Alcoa Corporation are associated (or correlated) with Apple. Values of the correlation coefficient range from -1 to +1, where. The correlation of zero (0) is possible when the price movement of Apple has no effect on the direction of Alcoa i.e. Alcoa and Apple go up and down completely randomly.