Indeed, the short-term volatility of the VIX index itself surged to a whopping 464 …
The company's stock was trading down nearly 15% at 10:31 a.m. ET, at $112 a share. It appears the driver of the sell-off is the company's connection to VIX
The big and broad selloff in the stock market is sending the VelocityShares Daily 2X VIX Short-Term exchange-traded note ETN, -1.72% soaring 30% on very heavy volume, and on track to close at a three-month high. Volume was 84.8 million …
In the early ‘80s, when I was running a hedge fund from the floor of the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE), I was a market maker in OEX options. The OEX is the Standard & Poor's 100 Index. The CBOE Market Volatility Index (VIX) …
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Wall Street's key measure of volatility ... The CBOE Volatility index (VIX) jumped to close at 42.7 as all three major U.S. stock indexes plummeted. A VIX reading higher than 30 is considered a sign that investors …
Uncommonly low volatility has been a hallmark of financial markets all year. Look beneath the surface, however, and volatility is picking up across the stock market, though not in ways registered by the closely followed Volatility Index, or …
NEW YORK (AP) — For some investments, the sound of crashing stock prices and panic in the market is actually the …
If you’ve ever walked a dog, you know about the zigzag path that dogs take down a sidewalk. After all, there are great odors to sniff on both sides of the sidewalk so your dog will veer far to the left, take a few deep sniffs before veering off …
Both types of contracts or derivatives let investors bet on the future price of a stock or any other type of asset. Trading volume typically spikes dramatically on "quad witching" days. Today's sharp move up is one of the few big daily moves …
Michael Lombardi: The euphoria among stock advisors and investors alike seems to be increasing as key stock indices …