The India VIX Index, a measure of protection against stock-market swings, lost 2.3% to 13.03 at close in Mumbai, the lowest level since 1 October. The 50-stock CNX Nifty Index added 0.9% to 7,995.90. Foreign investors bought $251 …
What a difference a week makes, as the equity markets rallied to finish last week, turning in a strong performance. But what might the second half of October hold for exchange traded funds? It was only earlier this month that the S&P 500 …
** CBOE Volatility Index dips to the lowest in over a decade as S&P 500 hovers less than 1 pct from record high ** VIX fell 0.92 pts to 9.90, the lowest level since Feb 14, 2007 ** SPX 1-month historical volatility at 7.1, lower than about 80 pct …
The Times of India
Investors have been scrambling to place antivolatitly bets as the stock market crumbled ... The VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX closed at 9.77, off 7.6% last …
The VIX is low because markets assume that central bankers won ... CEOs clearly find it more attractive to support this financial Scheme with stock repurchases than to deploy their cash hoards for productive investment with unclear return …
Wall Street
Today’s stock declines are driving options prices higher. The CBOE’s VIX reading jumps 11% to 20.63, its first move above 20 in two weeks. The round number is significant to traders because it’s near the index’s long-term average and had …
When investors see options premiums increase, there’s the assumption that we can expect future volatility of the underlying stock index, which represents higher implied volatility levels. This VIX is an attempt to quantify fear in the …
When it comes to moves, volatility isn’t among them. The VIX stayed well below 11 early Tuesday as markets remain in a narrow trading range, and many people …
Retail Earnings
It had been showing signs of Greed previously. The VIX, a measure of market volatility that is one of the components of the Fear & Greed Index, spiked nearly …
Dow Jones Industrial Average
The growing political drama in Washington rattled Wall Street Wednesday, knocking the Dow Jones industrial average down more than 370 points and giving the stock
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