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 ...
US political uncertainty and North Korean sabre -rattling has lit a fire under the comatose Vix volatility index which popped above 15 % overnight.The geopolitically influenced global stock market thrashing has driven investor angst into overdrive …
The upbeat state of macro at the moment is almost certainly a factor that’s keeping stock market volatility low. The VIX Index, for instance, which measures the implied volatility on the S&P 500 via index options on the benchmark, dipped …
folks who are professional volatility traders will scoff at my treating the chart of the VIX as if it were a stock chart, but if I were to draw in how I expect the chart to proceed in the weeks ahead, I would say it would be like I've drawn in blue.
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The India VIX Index, a measure of protection against stock-market swings, lost 2.3% to 13.03 at close in Mumbai, the lowest level since 1 October. The 50-stock CNX Nifty Index added 0.9% to 7,995.90. Foreign investors bought $251 …
These two periods have been the long-term lows in VIX, as you can see in the chart below: It also appears that the VIX is now heading to another big long-term low, but of course no one can tell what the lowest value will be this time. You can …
As the ETF industry has expanded in recent years ongoing innovation has given investors more precise tools for accessing various corners of the stock and bond markets ... Because the VIX (and other volatility indexes, such as the one linked …
As stock market indexes are not tradeable, the importance and trading volume of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) cannot be understated. ETFs track and attempt to replicate the performance of a specific index. Numerous studies have …
Saxo Bank last week listed weekly options on the VIX index. The weekly options for the index are listed every Thursday and expire the following Wednesday. Weekly options were first listed in 2005, and since then weekly options have …