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2018 has also been a 'different' year in terms of volatility.
Volatility has withered back to almost the sub-teens again.
Ride the Vix settlement manipulation wave (12,000 far OTM puts bought on SPX 1 mo ahead between 8:30 and 9:30 ED...
Last week showed the highest percentage volatility spike in history
How much short-vol is out there? From Macrovoices podcast with Chris Cole of Artemis
VIX term structure
Results: avg % per trade= 5.74%. Avg duration = 7 d. Win rate : 72.6%
VXX put spreads hedged with short call spreads. Manage at 50%, max loss 50% risked
After closing at a record low last night below 9, VIX is trading with an 8 handle this morning (amid somewhat chao...
The CBOE Volatility Index recorded the lowest monthly average in its history, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
VIX massively short
Speculators Have Never Been More Short Volatility
For the 5th time this year, VIX spiked and was instantly crushed in the last week...
Since The Fed (et al.) began tinkering (red shaded box), markets have slowly (and now quickly) died. Perhaps ev...
VIX has not closed above 10 for 9 straight days - starting with Yellen's dovish Humphrey Hawkins testimony - this...
The stock market is near peak euphoria here (tracked by the ratio of Fwd P/E to VIX)...
Short-Term VIX Crashes From 6-Month High To Record Low In 1 Week
Speculators decided that this was the perfect time to add to speculative short VIX positions...
Amid the longest period of low volatility complacency in US stock market history, which saw realized volatility an...
The 17th day in a row that VIX closed below 11...NEVER HAPPENED BEFORE
Fear Index (VIX); Testing 2007 level support level!
Three weeks ago yesterday, the Fear Index (VIX), was pushing sharply higher, on a very small decline in the S&P 50...
Something's Broken In The VIX-Stocks Relationship
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VIX - weekly chart. This is not investment advice.
VIX is unprecedentedly low for an election year
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VIX - 2 hour chart. This is not investment advice.
VIX has dropped over 48% in the last two weeks... the biggest collapse in fear ever....
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VIX daily. This is not investment advice.
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VXX gone wild!
Key level approaching in the VIX.
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VIX 2 hour. This is an opinion and not investment advice.
On the basis of the fundamental economic backdrop, Goldman Sachs sees VIX fair-value at least 19, with low-teens m...
Fear in context
An interesting glance at VIX seasonality
What Happens When You Run Out Of VIX To Short? | Zero Hedge
Clear evidence of Fed VIX manipulation, and the epic short squeeze to come, as they have closed position along wit...
AMAZING chart - volatility since the 1920s.
W.T.Frack? So glad I've got my monitors off..... See ya Monday.
$VIX Hourly Chart VIX is nicely positioned for a burst higher.
$VIX hourly chart I've circled the 3 important dates on this year's chart so far. 1/15/14, 3/7/14, and today....
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The cycle of lower highs on $vix was broken by a few pennies.
Important trendline and horizontal line breaks today in the VIX.
Got to get the VIX above 18 for the fireworks to start.
$VIX Daily Chart
VIX 5 yr Weekly Chart Important trendlines. Which way?
VIX Daily Chart VIX continues to make higher lows, diverging from SPX
A picture showing two sets of lower highs on the $vix. Right not we are up against the high of the previous set of...
VIX Daily Chart This ain't over. Just getting started. Positive MACD divergence. More VIX upside will first b...
3 month VIX: VIX.... Something nasty is coming to start 2013.
$VIX breaks above resistance.
VIX Hourly Chart Notice how VIX has not continued to make lower lows over the past 2 weeks as SPX has continu...
The decline off of the mid September highs broke support line (1). The seasonal Thanksgiving rally last week took...
$VIX hourly chart. Bull flag break and retest. Need to get above 19.5, and then clear sailing to 40.
VIX hourly chart. A rocketship in search of a match.
$VIX updated daily chart. Backtest of trendline breakout, and VIX now ready to run.
52-week VIX moving average
Interesting and amusing article, considering what the VIX is doing this week. http://www.businessinsider.com/vix-5...
$VIX daily chart
$VIX 5yr weekly chart
$VIX hourly chart
VIX hourly chart
The VIX and Market Volatility
A key to understanding the VIX is to realize that it can be far more volatile than the index to which it is attach...