Despite the recent shock that led to the shuttering of popular exchange-traded products used to bet on stock market calm, traders are pouring money into that trade again. The ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY.P), which …
Two days after a sudden spike in volatility sparked a stock-market crash, market participants are left ... Products such as XIV and its close relation, the ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY), aim to offer investors exposure to …
A primary suspect has been identified in the stock market's two massive dives last week ... That story begins with something you're probably familiar with, if you have any investment portfolio at all: An exchange traded fund, or ETF.
Explaining volatility in the stock market is no simple process ... According to the NYSE Trader alerts page, the Proshares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY) even had trading price adjustments and its shares were halted. The NYSE …
Volatility ETFs like VIXY are best used as downside protection when stock prices are falling or expected to fall ... For example, the one-month return ending on Aug. 12 for SVXY was 18.4%, whereas VIX had near-opposite results with a …
Between the first of January 2016 and 2018, the ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures (SVXY) was one of the most lucrative ETFs ... The VIX is often used as shorthand in the media for concerns about the stock market. It’s a measure …
Last I wrote, I was expecting a stock market top early in the week with the late week ... We also added two new alerts: Volatility with UVXY and SVXY, and Options Trading that trades SPY, GDX and UVXY/SVXY puts and calls. We are …
Out of more than 1,400 ETF products out there in the marketplace, here are the five best performing ETFs of 2012 so far: The information on this ... to disclose whether they have a position in any stock or fund discussed in an article, but are …
“I’ve been inundated by all different classes of investors since that time,” Golden said in an interview with Quartz. He launched a trading ... The VIX tracks stock options tied to the S&P 500 index and is used to bet on how wild (or …
A short, sharp in the stock market may be in the offing over the next couple ... Our subs made 11.7% in 5 days buying the reverse volatility ETF SVXY. Most market gurus were gloomy going into the New Year, but we went the other way. A …