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How to determine Beta?

Posted: Fri Sep 13, 2013 3:05 am
by oem7110
In finance, the beta (β) of a stock or portfolio is a number describing the correlated volatility of an asset in relation to the volatility of the benchmark that the asset is being compared to. Source :

Referring to above source, Beta value measures a stock's correlated volatility compared to the market as a whole, the volatility is measured by the standard deviation of historical prices, which essentially represents how much they fluctuate relative to the price average.

I would like to know to determine Beta, and to determine the Beta for A comparing with B.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions :>

Posted: Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:29 am
by Moto moto
you were one click away....there is a formula and a great table.