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Utilities’ Implied Volatility Compared to Broader Markets

Vincent Kruger
Utilities’ Implied Volatility Compared to Broader Markets

Utilities: How the Worst Week for Markets Played Out(Continued from Prior Part)Implied volatility Recently, the volatility in broader markets increased due to more uncertainties. On December 21, the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF’s (XLU) implied volatility was close to 19%—higher than its 15-day average volatility.