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U.S. Market Risk Dashboard Update; No Warning Signs, Yet

April 8th, 2014

technical bounceJared Woodard: Given the fierce market selloff in recent sessions, I thought it would be helpful to check on our favored set of risk indicators for the U.S. market. Read more…

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

Use Market Volatility To Your Advantage

March 17th, 2014

technical bounceDavid Fabian: The ides of March have brought additional volatility in the form of increasing price fluctuations in many of the major indices we track.   Despite briefly hitting a new high in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) this month, we have seen an increase Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX

5 Most Liquid ETFs Of 2014

March 10th, 2014

etfs etfsThough ETFs have been gaining immense popularity in recent years courtesy of their cost effectiveness, transparency, flexibility and tax efficiency, there are still a few misconceptions about the liquidity of the products. Generally, investors seek to trade Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VXX

Watch For Dropping Volatility

February 18th, 2014

volatile VIXGeorge Soros says the market is going lower. He’s so certain he’s backing it up with a big bet. According to his firm’s 13F filings, “Soros Fund Management” increased a put on the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust(NYSEARCA:SPY) by 154% in Read more…

NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VXX

For Every Bad Deal In The Stock Market, There’s Usually A Way TO Profit From Taking The Other Side

February 17th, 2014

fearfulWhen you see a bad deal in the stock market, there’s usually a way to take the other side of that trade and reap the rewards the other party gives up. With the markets stumbling this year and fear running high, many investors are looking for a way to Read more…

NYSE:VXX, NYSE:XIV

How To Profit From Rising Market Fear

February 4th, 2014

VIX Fear IndexGeorge Leong: We are seeing some extreme nervousness building up around the stock market as investors scramble to the exits, fearing the next big market collapse is upon us. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

VXX and VXZ Volatility ETNs Now Five Years Old

January 31st, 2014

etfs etfsBill Luby: In the midst of all the emerging markets turmoil, I wanted to take a moment to acknowledge the fifth birthday of the two pioneering VIX ETPs : VXX and VXZ. Launched five weeks before stocks hit their 2008-09 financial crisis bottom, both VXX and VXZ Read more…

NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

What I Told The Speculator About The Stock Market Now

January 30th, 2014

wall-street-etfMoe Zulfiqar: Just a few days ago, I received another call from my good old friend Mr. Speculator. He was worried. He has been long on the stock market since the beginning of the year, but sadly, stocks have come down a bit. He asked, “Do you think there’s more downside Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Expecting More Volatility Ahead

January 28th, 2014

technical bounceAfter a rocky first few weeks of the year, U.S. equity markets fell sharply last week. The media blamed much of the decline on market turmoil in emerging markets.  China reported some surprisingly weak economic data, and financial turmoil Read more…

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

Neutral Is The New Bearish

January 21st, 2014

volatility vixJared Woodard:  I’ve updated the chart we showed last month (“The Rally No One Saw Coming“) with the trading range for the S&P 500 for 2014. Some of the most widely-watched someones – strategists at major banks and asset managers who release Read more…

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

What Is The VIX Telling Investors?

January 12th, 2014

wall-street-etfBill Luby: There was a time when investors would generally fret about the VIX being “too high” and the resulting possibility that there was some sort of unseen threat to the financial markets Read more…

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

VIX Futures Term Structure In 2013 Looks A Lot Like 2012

January 2nd, 2014

volatile VIXBill Luby: This was a very quiet year for the VIX, with the volatility index posting its second narrowest range for the year since 1995, trailing only 2005, when the Greenspan liquidity flood overwhelmed even the mere thought of a meaningful correction. Read more…

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

VIX Hits Multiyear Low

December 9th, 2013

volatile VIX: Let me begin by first stating this: I’m not going to talk about the Federal Reserve in any detail, or about the holiday shopping season and how it’s so important to the retail sector and the economy because these don’t seem Read more…

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

Stow Your Tray Tables And Tighten Your Seat Belts Volatility Ahead

December 6th, 2013

volatility VIXIt’s been said that the journey is more important than the destination.  That enjoying the ride, so to speak, is better than arriving.  Apply that same logic to the stock market, and stir in a bunch of recent talk about bubbles and Read more…

NYSE:CVOL, NYSE:VXX

Is The Economic Recovery Real?

November 19th, 2013

economySasha Cekerevac: You know, it’s funny; with the stock market hitting all-time highs and market sentiment becoming ever more bullish, you would think that the economic recovery both here in America and globally was right on track. Read more…

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




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