^VIX - CBOE Volatility Index

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
9.45
-0.13 (-1.36%)
As of 2:14PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close9.58
Open9.74
Volume0
Day's Range9.38 - 10.08
52 Week Range8.56 - 17.28
Avg. Volume0
  • Volatility will flip in 2018 and catch most traders off guard
    Yahoo Finance Video5 days ago

    Volatility will flip in 2018 and catch most traders off guard

    Veteran trader and author, John Netto, sits down with Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre to talk stocks, bonds, market correlations, volatility, inflation, wage pressure, the Federal Reserve and the new CBOE bitcoin futures launching this Sunday (all in under 5 minutes).

  • CME and CBOE to offer Bitcoin futures
    Yahoo Finance Video10 days ago

    CME and CBOE to offer Bitcoin futures

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has approved CME and CBOE to launch bitcoin futures. Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts and Myles Udland discuss the development with CIO of Hennion and Walsh Asset Mgt. Kevin Mahn.

  • Time for investors to worry about the 'January Effect'
    Yahoo Finance54 minutes ago

    Time for investors to worry about the 'January Effect'

    The historical updraft that normally accompanies this time of year may well be muted.

  • Wall Street higher as technology, energy stocks gain
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Wall Street higher as technology, energy stocks gain

    New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident an attempted terrorist attack after an initial investigation found that a man with a bomb-like device strapped to his body set off the explosion. Interest in the surge in bitcoin and opening of futures trading continued to fuel bets on crypotcurrency related stocks, many of which have risen exponentially in value in the past three months. Shares of Marathon Patent (MARA.O), Riot Blockchain (RIOT.O), Overstock.com (OSTK.O) and Xunlei (XNET.O) were up between 7 percent and 20 percent in the day.

  • Market Realist7 hours ago

    Analyzing the S&P 500 and NASDAQ Last Week

    Following two strong trading weeks, the S&P 500 started last week on a stronger note and recorded the third consecutive weekly gain.

  • The Wall Street Journal4 days ago

    What Could Stir Up the VIX? Higher Inflation

    A surprise spike in inflation is the most obvious catalyst for a sustained increase in stock-market volatility.

  • Market Realist4 days ago

    S&P 500, NASDAQ, and Dow Were Mixed on December 6

    After trading with strength for two trading weeks, the S&P 500 started this week on a weaker note. It fell for the first two trading days this week.

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    There’s overwhelming evidence that the U.S. stock market is heading for disaster

    John Mauldin provides a much needed reality check.

  • Goldman Sachs: Don't sell yet, but time is running out on 'Goldilocks'
    CNBC6 days ago

    Goldman Sachs: Don't sell yet, but time is running out on 'Goldilocks'

    Goldman Sachs remains pro-risk in equities, but the company's top strategists say "time is running out for Goldilocks."

  • Market Realist6 days ago

    How Did the S&P 500, NASDAQ, and Dow Perform on December 4?

    After gaining for two trading weeks, the S&P 500 started this week on a mixed note. On Monday, six out of the S&P 500's 11 major sectors rose.

  • Dow Industrials flash warning: Headline risk is alive and well
    Yahoo Finance7 days ago

    Dow Industrials flash warning: Headline risk is alive and well

    Last week’s release of economic data and corporate earning results provided yet more ballast for U.S. equity markets and our historic rally. This was clearly evidenced by the sharp pull back in the Dow Industrials (^DJI) and simultaneous surge in the volatility “fear” index (^VIX) that emerged due to an erroneous report filed by ABC News investigative reporter Brian Ross that seemed to indicate, at least initially, that Trump directed former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn to contact Russian officials during the 2016 Presidential campaign.

  • Market Realist7 days ago

    Can Low Volatility in the S&P 500 Index Continue?

    The CBOE Volatility Index, which measures the volatility of the S&P 500 index (SPX-INDEX) (SPY), rose 10.8% in November 2017.

  • Reuters10 days ago

    'VIX elephant' catches a lucky break as volatility spikes

    An unnamed trader dubbed the "VIX elephant," who for months has been prepared for a stock market slump, capitalized on a short-lived spike in volatility on Friday to adjust a massive options hedge. The big trade in VIX options on Friday vaulted trading volume to a record high and helped the trader cut hedging losses by potentially more than $18 million, initial estimates suggest. The CBOE Volatility Index (.VIX), better known as the VIX, is the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term volatility for the S&P 500 Index (.SPX).

  • CNBC10 days ago

    Gold, other safe haven trades surge as investors fear Trump economic agenda in jeopardy

    Safe-haven assets jumped Friday after ABC News reported Michael Flynn would testify he was directed by President Donald Trump to talk to the Russians.