The CBOE Vix index, otherwise known as Wall Street\’s fear gauge ... Whichever way you look at it, there is almost an eerie uneasiness about calm stock markets.
And how, exactly, is volatility measured? To start, we can look to the VIX Volatility Index, which serves as the preferred gauge of measuring volatility in the stock market. Created by the Chicago Board Options Exchange, the VIX isolates …
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 …
The broader Nifty50 index of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) settled at a new closing peak ... the top stocks and sectors that made headlines throughout the session: India VIX surges 6% Contrary to market trend, India VIX surged 6 …
18) So is Ruffer going to bring down the US stock market? The answer is probably no (at least not for this). Firstly, consistent demand for Vix options entails upward pressure for prices of Vix options and for the implied volatility of Vix. …
Mumbai: An Indian gauge of protection against stock-market swings rose to the highest level in 10 weeks after foreigners made the biggest net purchases of CNX Nifty Index options in nearly two months. The India VIX Index climbed 4.6% to …
What’s more interesting is what the MOVE’s chill might say about various VIX theories. It’s a truism that fixed income types are more sophisticated than stock traders, that the real way to grok what’s going on in the economy is to follow …
According to one widely followed Wall Street indicator, the stock market is currently as calm and collected as it’s been since 1993. The CBOE Volatility Index, which is commonly referred to as “the VIX” — a reference to its lookup symbol ...
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Trading stock market volatility is not for the faint of heart. And if you're a volatility trader, you've either personally experienced or are at least aware of the performance discrepancies between the CBOE S&P 500 Volatility Index …
In recent days the VIX nudged higher, rising more than 10 per cent, as tech stocks fell. Becalmed stock markets have become a feature of the postcrisis world. Central bankers have lulled investors with record-low interest rates and flooded …