The problem is that as the VIX gets lower and lower it signals extreme complacency. The good news for the bulls (and bad news for the bears) is that the VIX can theoretically remain extremely low indefinitely (or until all the stock buying …
Editor’s note: This is the first of two articles covering market sentiment measures. Are you one of those investors who are glued to CNBC first thing in the morning? Always wondering what's trending in the world of finance? There are times in …
Risk isn’t just about a stock going ... higher the VIX option prices go. Hmm, I could get to like these. The thing is both the Wall Street and Australian VIXs have been so unnaturally low for so long it could be the calm before a share storm.
If it’s a stock that pays dividends, that’s also baked into the equation. Oh, and there’s one big factor. And it’s one of the most important elements. In fact, it’s essential to what the VIX is and how we know whether the markets are expecting ...
Below the surface of the calmest stock market in five decades, a divergence in sentiment has opened in which institutional investors are surrendering hedges and diving deeper into stocks, while individuals load up on protective options and sell …
Indian stocks are hovering around all-time highs on signs that Asia's third largest economy had a lower-than-expected impact from the cash ban in November. The optimism of the bull run has lulled traders into complacency and they are …
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Alarming fiscal deficit numbers sent the key stock market indices tumbling on Thursday even before ... Volatility was high as India VIX jumped to 13.55 from 13.06, up 0.49 points, or 3.75%. The rupee slid 0.19% to settle at 64.46 to a dollar.