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 …
10:15p US Closing Prices: #DOW 22085.34 -0.15% #SPX 2474.92 -0.24% #NDX 5926.35 -0.1.. 10:05p Stock market trades near session lows, VIX pops, as Trump warns N. Korea of '.. 09:59p Stock market trades near session lows, …
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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A particularly strong post-Fed fade of volatility. The VIX returns right back to the previous consolidation zone. As I noted in my last T2108 Update, I was primed to fade volatility ahead of the Fed announcement. As the chart above shows, the …
to quirks in options valuation on which VIX pricing is based. Whatever the cause, the worst mistake stock investors can make right now is to overadjust investing strategy for the two very different implications of the current VIX level. First, it's ...
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 …
North Korea tensions. The VIX, a measure of how much volatility investors expect …
As the stock market has swung wildly this week, investors have gotten intimately acquainted with volatility. Robert Whaley, a professor at Vanderbilt, explains the VIX, his gauge of market volatility. AUDIE CORNISH, HOST: The trouble in …
Do these low VIX levels predict a rising stock market? Is it time to long VIX derivatives? VIX measures the expected volatility of the S&P 500 ® over the next 30 days using S&P 500 (SPX) options. Since stocks tend to fall much faster …