Archive

Archive for the ‘NYSE:VXX’ Category

BlackRock Says Second Half of 2016 Could Get Ugly

July 13th, 2016

blackrockBlackRock analysts recently gathered to update their second half 2016 outlook, and there’s not a bull in the bunch.

The expert consensus centers on a few key themes for the rest of the year: low rates, low returns, policy limits, and volatility. Read more…

NYSE:SH, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:VXX

Short-Term VIX Premium Soars To Highest Since August Crash

June 21st, 2016

technical bounceTyler Durden:  Despite the exuberant rally in stocks following the dreadful murder of UK lawmaker Jo Cox last week, investors are anything but convinced that everything is awesome. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

The House Always Wins With Volatility ETFs

June 16th, 2016

new etfsDavid Fabian:  Pick your favorite casino vice – craps, roulette, black jack – each of these games involves a little bit of skill and luck to leave the table with more money than you started with.  Nevertheless, every gambler knows that overstaying your welcome will lead to tragic results. Read more…

NYSE:SH, NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:TVIZ, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

“Fear” Indicator Surges To Record High

March 18th, 2016

market-fear-panicTyler Durden:  As CS’ Josh Lukeman points out, the CSFB fear indicator has soared to record highs. This implies that the degree of hedging we’re seeing as we go higher illustrated in the CS Fear index (now at all-time highs) suggests institutional investors are not believers in the equity rally. Read more…

NYSE:SVXY, NYSE:VXX

5 Lessons Learned From VIX ETFs

December 2nd, 2015

technical bounceDavid Fabian:  The CBOE VIX Volatility Index is an interesting animal that has grown to become one of the most heavily watched indicators of fear and greed in the market. This index functions by measuring near-term volatility expectations from options activity on the S&P 500 Index. Read more…

NYSE:VXX, NYSE:XIV

Volatility ETFs Are A Perfect Lesson In Bear Market Math

September 3rd, 2015

technical bounceDavid Fabian:  I certainly didn’t invent the term bear market math, yet it tends to be a phrase that causes everyone to sit up straight and listen. The easiest way to define this arithmetic is to show you some quick illustrations of how big of a gain is needed to recover from a devastating loss in your investment portfolio. Read more…

NYSE:SPY, NYSE:SVXY, NYSE:UVXY, NYSE:VXX

Why To Expect More Volatility Ahead

August 4th, 2015

technical bounceWhile stocks rebounded last week, Russ explains why the good times may not last for long. Read more…

NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

ETFs To Buy On The Crisis In Greece

June 29th, 2015

etfs etfsEric Dutram: Unless you haven’t been paying attention at all over the last few months, you should be well-aware of the tumultuous situation taking place in Greece right now. Thanks to a huge debt load and few good choices, Greece appears Read more…

NYSE:EPV, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:GREK, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:VXX

Is The Stock Market On The Verge Of Collapse?

March 31st, 2015

market correction bearAre we watching a replay of the last financial crisis?  Over the past six months, the price of oil has collapsed, the U.S. dollar has soared, and a whole bunch of other patterns that we witnessed just before the stock market crash of 2008 Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:USO, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Welcome Back, Volatility

March 31st, 2015

technical bounceOur experts explain why volatility is making a comeback and how to get your portfolio ready for more ups and downs. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:TVIZ, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Should You Be Concerned About Rising Market Volatility?

January 30th, 2015

technical bounceJon Markman:  Since Dec. 30, every single session has featured a move in the S&P 500 of greater than 1 percent, according to Jason Goepfert of Sundial Capital. That includes any session when the day’s high is more than 1 percent higher than the previous close, Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Recent Volatility Is A Sign Of Markets Returning To Normal

October 27th, 2014

technical bounceLast week market volatility spiked to the highest level since 2011. To some degree, this should not come as a shock; we’ve been in an unusually quiet period that was due to end at some point and now has. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VIXY, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Are You An Investor Or Trader?

October 23rd, 2014

money and investingDavid Fabian: As an investment adviser, I run across all different kinds of stock market participants.  Some are investors, some are traders, and some are trying to do both.  While the majority of participants have clearly defined their role Read more…

NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VXX

Leveraged Volatility ETFs In Focus

August 4th, 2014

technical bounceAfter a smooth ride, the U.S. equity market has started faltering as a large number of concerns built up lately. This is especially true as both the S&P 500 and Dow Jones saw the first monthly drop in six months while the fear gauge – CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:TVIZ, NYSE:UVXY, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Safe Haven ETFs To Evade Geopolitical Tensions

July 22nd, 2014

safe-investmentsThough the broad U.S. stock market has easily outweighed geopolitical concerns and are hovering near its all-time high, the latest series of events might point to some volatility in the coming weeks. Read more…

NYSE:FXY, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:VXX




Copyright 2009-2016 WBC Media, LLC