and the company is the second-largest stock exchange operator in the U.S. and a leading market globally for ETP trading. CBOE Holdings is home to the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX Index), the world's barometer for equity market volatility; the …
A high VIX figure means traders fear a volatile market environment. A low number (like the levels see at the end of 2014) signifies lower volatility — an environment most non-contrarian investors want to see. In a research paper titled, “Stock
On the other hand, a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold and possibly set for a rally. The 200-day moving average is the standby for long-term investors. ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (UVXY) price is trading at …
The VIX Index (NYSEARCA:VXX) or “fear indicator” and its inverse NYSEARCA:XIV ETF indicate a pending stock market break down, the result of which will likely not please investors. VIXy trixy carries a notorious reputatation for its …
Alan Valdes, director of floor operations for Silverbear Capital, joins Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest moves in currencies, the VIX "fear index" and gold.
The CBOE Volatility Index .VIX, better known as the VIX and the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, recently fell to an all-time low of 8.84. While the low implies little fear of volatility pop in the S&P …
This article outlines a five-step process to assist investors in taking a stock from an idea to a decision to buy or sell. Our Member Question for this week is: The …
The CBOE Volatility Index <.VIX>, better known as the VIX and the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term stock market volatility, was down 0.24 points to 9.19, after earlier falling to 9.04, its lowest since December 1993. A …
Among those possibilities, the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) volatility index, widely known by its ticker symbol VIX, has effectively become the standard measure of volatility risk for investors in the US stock market. …
Wall Street doesn’t fear the stock market these days. Should you? A closely watched “fear gauge,” known as the VIX, sank to a 24-year low last week, a drop that suggests that most professional investors don’t see the stock market …