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 …
The VIX tracks stock options tied to the S&P 500 index; it’s a gauge of traders’ expectations for the range of prices they expect the index to trade in over the coming month. Nobody knows exactly why markets have been so calm. Events …
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The “VIX ... the stock market, and has written more than 2,000 articles on investing. Lawrence Meyers can be reached at [email protected]. Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, https://investorplace.com/2018/02/stay-away-from-volatility …
US financial regulators are investigating a claim by an anonymous whistleblower that the VIX volatility index at the centre of last week's stock market sell-off has been manipulated by rogue option market makers. The VIX is commonly known as …
Both of those things tend to happen simultaneously in a bearish stock market. From the inception of $VIX futures trading in 2003 to early 2009, this was the only way to trade “the Big (Volatility) Short.” In fact, the market itself halted the ...
As a cash settled asset, VIX options are a great way to diversify and hedge portfolios. (See also: The 4 Advantages of Options.) The stock market is very …
A record spike in the index recently after years of muted activity has put the VIX back in focus as investors try to gauge the prospect of more wild U.S. stock market swings. But there are other indicators and benchmarks that provide a more …
Key stock benchmarks lost more than 1.5 per cent ... that of Karda Constructions got 98 per cent subscription on the first day of the offer. India VIX India VIX, the volatility barometer, surged 6 per cent to close at 15.22. Volatility Index is a …
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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NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks may have recovered only about half the ground lost in the recent selloff, but traders in the derivatives market are fast dialing down their fears of more ructions. The CBOE Volatility Index <.VIX>, the most …