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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

Covered Call ETFs Sidestep Market Volatility

March 11th, 2016

new etfsDavid Fabian:  Many investors have now transitioned to a lower stock allocation during the midst of this early 2016 decline. In fact, it has likely created a new sense of reality that it may be time to transition to a structure of low volatility to wait out the storm. Read more…

NASDAQ:QQQ, NASDAQ:QYLD, NYSE:PBP, NYSE:USMV

Preparing For The Return Of Volatility

March 9th, 2016

technical bounceThink markets have calmed? As BlackRock’s Heidi Richardson suggests, the stage is still set for more volatility, and there are steps investors can take to prepare for it. Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:NEAR, NYSE:QUAL

Where To Ride Out The Volatility

January 29th, 2016

technical bounceRecent market volatility is leading many investors to exit stocks. For those that remain, the key question is: Where to hide? Russ Koesterich shares ideas, and opting for defensive sectors isn’t one of them. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS

Do ETFs Cause Market Volatility?

January 19th, 2016

technical bounceBlackRock’s Matt Tucker takes a closer look at market volatility and how ETFs interact with market ups and downs. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS

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

Market Volatility Could Postpone Rate Hike

September 17th, 2015

technical bounceKyle Anderson:   The U.S. Federal Reserve began its two-day September meeting this morning (Wednesday) and investors are wondering whether Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen will decide to raise interest rates now. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:UVXY

How To Cope With Stock Market Volatility

September 14th, 2015

technical bounceDavid Zeiler:  For the past month, stock market volatility – the extreme swings in stock prices and market indexes – has unnerved investors. Read more…

NYSE:DOG, NYSE:PSQ

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

Inverse ETFs To Consider On Market Turmoil

August 24th, 2015

inverseThough the U.S. stock market rode past the nagging Greek debt drama in July, occasional sell-offs in China and severely low oil prices this year, it lost steam in recent sessions. Read more…

NYSE:CHAD, NYSE:DOG, NYSE:EUM, NYSE:PSQ, NYSE:SH

It’s A Risk Adverse World Out There

August 21st, 2015

riskaheadDavid Fabian:  Investors have been pulling back on the risk handle for some time now and shedding areas of their portfolio that may be susceptible to heightened volatility. Read more…

NYSE:SPHB, NYSE:SPLV, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:USMV

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

What More Volatility Means for Momentum Stocks

May 12th, 2015

technical bounceVolatility has risen recently for both stocks and bonds, and the rocky road is likely to continue. Read more…

NYSE:TVIX, NYSE:TVIZ

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

S&P 500 Ends 18-Month Streak, Signals Volatility In U.S. Markets

February 3rd, 2015

bearbull2Chad Shoop: January marked a vital moment for the markets. And with all the major events taking place, I bet it slipped your attention. Read more…

NYSE:SPLV




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