Editor’s note: This is the first of two articles covering market sentiment measures. Are you one of those investors who are glued to CNBC first thing in the morning? Always wondering what's trending in the world of finance? There are times in …
When stocks slid Monday with little discernible cause, the 37-year-old used a product mirroring the VIX volatility index to bet markets ... “You get caught in a manner that doesn’t help you.” The stock market’s recent run of serenity may have ...
The VIX (Chicago Options: ^VIX) or fear gauge is at the lowest level since July 2007. Not only are investors complacent about any possible risk, but the financial media is too complacent to write about investors lack of fear. Lack of publicity …
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The \”1 by 8 Call Backspread\” cost $50,000 to put on but won\’t pay off unless the VIX shoots above 28.43 by Sept. 17. The VIX , affectionately known as the \”fear index,\” is in the midteens at the moment. However, if volatility increases ...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. stock market has been a bumpier place for the last couple of months, but you would not know it to look at the activity in trading VIX options. Even though the CBOE Volatility Index <.VIX>, the market's …
one of the largest retail brokerage companies, to prevent clients from trading ProShares Short VIX Short-term Futures ETF