I awoke this morning to an email from the matriarch of CBOE-TV Holly Goodhart. She was preparing for her day with CNBC on in the background and something caught her eye. The following comes directly from her email – …
As the ETF industry has expanded in recent years ongoing innovation has given investors more precise tools for accessing various corners of the stock and bond markets ... Because the VIX (and other volatility indexes, …
“When did Noah build the Ark, Gladys? Before the rain, before the rain.” —Nathan Muir (Robert Redford), in Spygame If you’ve ever walked a dog, you know about the zigzag path that dogs take down a sidewalk. After …
Hot potato
On Tuesday, the S&P financial index dropped almost 3 percent, its biggest daily fall since June. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), a preferred gauge …
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VIX options are european style options and hence can only be exercised on the expiration date. VIX options expire on Wednesday as opposed to stock options which expire on a Friday. VIX options are cash settled …
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A low VIX (a measure of how much market volatility investors are expecting) signals that investors expect the market to remain calm. Low fear levels most often occur at times of rising stock prices and tranquil markets. …
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Expectations for such policies had been a boon for the stock market's post-election rally. Republicans need 215 votes to pass the health-care …
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U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday ... All three major indexes are on track to post their first monthly declines since October. The …
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The VIX signal flashing for the first time in 10 years. The Dow Jones Industrial Index also dropped 157 points at 20,748. The tech heavy Nasdaq lost 63 to stand at 5,837. The major USA stock indices closed lower on Wall …
Nasdaq Fall
Tatneft-3 (MCX:TATN) declined 3.04% or 10.95 points to end at 349.00 and Akron (MCX:AKRN) was down 1.79% or 60.0 points to 3288.0. Falling …
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