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12 VelocityShares ETNs Will Transfer To The NASDAQ

November 19th, 2013

credit-suisseCredit Suisse announced today that it has applied to transfer the listing of twelve of its VelocityShares™ exchange traded notes (ETNs) from NYSE Arca to The NASDAQ Stock Market. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:TVIZ, NYSE:UGLD, NYSE:XIV, NYSE:ZIV

The Gamma Problem For Straddles, Or Why VIX Futures Are Necessary

November 11th, 2013

Wall streetJared Woodard: One of the frustrating things about buying straddles is that the more correct you are, and the more quickly you are proven correct, the more quickly your position loses the ability to profit from volatility. A straddle opened as a bet Read more…

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

Covered Call Indexes Around The World

October 28th, 2013

money and investingJared Woodard: Would you have been better off selling covered calls over the last few months, or just buying and holding the underlying asset? The following chart shows the returns for several buy-write indexes on various global equity indexes Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX

Barclays Bank PLC Announces Reverse Split Of The iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX)

October 28th, 2013

barclaysBarclays today announced today that it will implement a 1 for 4 reverse split of its iPath® S&P 500 VIX Short-Term FuturesTM Exchange Traded Notes (the “ETNs”) effective Friday, November 8, 2013. The ETNs trade on the NYSE Arca stock exchange under Read more…

NYSE:VXX

3 Volatility ETFs To Play The Political Gridlock

October 9th, 2013

technical bounceInvestor concerns are growing with the U.S. government shutdown entering the second week and the debt ceiling deadline approaching. Markets fell sharply due to lack of any progress seen on resolving these issues. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VIIX, NYSE:VIXY, NYSE:VXX

Updating TICK Volatility Charting For October

October 8th, 2013

technical bounceCorey Rosenbloom: Speaking of instability of Market Internals from today’s earlier post, let’s take a moment to update our TICK Volatility Charts and make note of the recent changes to the popular market internal. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

A History Of The VIX During Recent Debt Ceiling and Sequestration Battles

October 8th, 2013

volatile VIXBill Luby: Democrats and Republicans have been fighting over budgets and related matters since before any of us were born and while the debate has been heated at times, only recently has the credit of U.S. debt been called into question as a result. Read more…

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

Event Risk, Event Theta and The Next Week

October 4th, 2013

technical bounceBill Luby: Weekends pose an interesting set of problems for the investor/trader, particularly when there is an ongoing crisis or a reasonable risk that a new crisis lurks around the corner. Today we have a perplexing situation in which there is both Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX

Time To Buy Volatility Again?

September 30th, 2013

volatile VIXJohn Rubino: The following chart tells two stories. The first is that the deficit spending and debt monetization of the past few years has calmed the markets. Volatility (more accurately fear), as measured by the VIX index of S&P 500 options, has meandered Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

What The FOMC Did To Volatility

September 19th, 2013

volatile VIXJared Woodard: I’m attaching a cross asset volatility monitor that allows you to compare price and volatility changes across equity, commodity, and currency markets. After Wednesday’s post-Fed rally, several things stand out in the realm Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ

Revisiting The VIX:VXV Ratio

September 16th, 2013

volatile VIXBill Luby: Two of my favorite bloggers, who hail from very different corners of the investment landscape, both happened to mention me in reference to the VIX:VXV ratio in the past few days. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:VXX

Pricing of VIX August and September Calls

August 20th, 2013

volatile VIXBill Luby: The monthly VIX futures and options expiration is a fascinating time from an options strategy perspective, as it marks the point in time in which VIX futures prices collide with the cash/spot VIX. Thanks to the VIX Special Opening Quotation (SOQ), Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:UVXY, NYSE:VXX, NYSE:VXZ, NYSE:XIV

Investing Rationally If Markets Get Erratic

August 15th, 2013

technical bounceIt can be hard to invest rationally when markets are volatile, but Russ is expecting markets to be just that come September. Knowing that market volatility can lead to bad investing behaviors, Russ highlights three behaviors to avoid during Read more…

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

2 Amazing ETFs For S&P 500 Exposure: VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short Term ETN, ProShares Trust II

February 25th, 2013

etfs etfsEric Dutram: The fourth quarter GDP number witnessed a minute shrink of -0.1%, however, little did it contribute in underwhelming the mood of the stock market. Investors probably realize that the shrinkage was just another aftermath of Superstorm Sandy rather than weakening economic Read more…

NYSE:SVXY, NYSE:XIV

ETF Daily News: Wednesday, February 20th ETF Movers

February 20th, 2013

moveIn trading on Wednesday, the iPath Global Carbon ETN (NYSEArca:GRN) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 8.95% on the day. Also up on the day is the Read more…

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