Inc. (the "Manager") announced today a trading halt on the units of the Horizons S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ …
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Stock markets around the world have taken a dive over the past ... Given the markets' volatility as measured by the VIX index (aka the Fear Index) was near historic lows just before the capitulation, it is fair to say market complacency was …
Still, investors are not as complacent as they were before the stock market correction, he said. “When I see the VIX creeping a little higher today, even as equities are up, it tells me perhaps it overshot to the downside yesterday,” …
Golden, a former logistics manager at a Target store, fires up the computer in his home office in northern Florida and does what he has done for years: Put on bets that Wall Street’s index of volatility, the VIX, will keep falling. That’s the …
S&P 500 Vix Short-Term Futures Index Swap - Societe Generale N/A 71.03% iPath® S&P 500 VIX ST Futures™ ETN VXX 43.74% Cboe Vix Future 03/21/2018 (Uxh8) N/A 17.77% Cboe Vix Future 04/18/2018 (Uxj8) N/A 12.20%
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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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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