^VIX - CBOE Volatility Index

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
13.45
+0.57 (+4.43%)
As of 11:22AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close12.88
Open13.13
Volume0
Day's Range13.00 - 13.45
52 Week Range10.17 - 36.20
Avg. Volume0
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    Here’s how Americans plan on spending their tax refunds: report

    The deadline to file your 2018 taxes is just about a month away, and Americans are making plans on how they'll be spending what they're getting back from the government. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Kristin Myers discuss.

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    Stocks slide, Dow drops 400 points

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  • Lighthizer on China: much still needs to be done
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  • Fed Chair Powell keeping eye on market volatility
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    Fed Chair Powell keeping eye on market volatility

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  • U.S. equities 'are very expensive right now'
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    U.S. equities 'are very expensive right now'

    Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments Chief Investment Strategist, says U.S. equities are “very expensive.” But Brian Levitt, a Senior Investment Strategist at OppenheimerFunds, says investors shouldn’t pay too much attention to valuation indicators because factors like "stabilization in China should be very supportive to stock markets globally." Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to Scott Gamm, Ristuben and Levitt.

  • Princess Cruises is set to add 3 new ships to its fleet
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    Princess Cruises is set to add 3 new ships to its fleet

    Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro speaks with Princess Cruises President Jan Swartz live from Monfalcone, Italy.

  • U.S.-China trade negotiations 'extends the uncertainty' for the markets
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    U.S.-China trade negotiations 'extends the uncertainty' for the markets

    Alicia Levine, BNY Mellon Investment Management Chief Market Strategist, says that the 60 day extension in trade negotiations between the U.S. and China "extends the uncertainty" in the markets. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous speaks to her.

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  • Rubio calls for corporate reinvestment over stock buybacks
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    Rubio calls for corporate reinvestment over stock buybacks

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  • Investors ‘are getting ahead of themselves’
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    Investors ‘are getting ahead of themselves’

    Even though stocks are rallying and the Fed has gotten dovish, Quint Tatro, Joule Financial CIO, says investors “are getting ahead of themselves” with their confidence in the markets. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to him.

  • Is peak earnings growth behind us?
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    Is peak earnings growth behind us?

    Is now the time to dial back risk exposure? Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Sozzi and Emily Roland, John Hancock Head of Capital Markets Research discuss.

  • Brace yourself for the coming spike in the VIX
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    Brace yourself for the coming spike in the VIX

    The great volatility crushing of stock markets that happens when markets levitate relentlessly and everyone gets bullish. What invariably happens is that things get too calm, energy builds up, and we get a big launch in volatility out of the blue.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rise on tame inflation outlook, dollar eases

    World equity markets advanced broadly on Wednesday after U.S. data again showed risk-friendly low inflation, which weakened the dollar, while Boeing shares gained even as the United States said it would ground the company's 737 MAX aircraft. Shares in Europe rose on investor optimism that British lawmakers would reject leaving the European Union without a deal. A late night vote in Parliament ruled out a potentially disorderly 'no-deal' Brexit under any circumstances.

  • Should stock-market investors watch out for a volatility pickup?
    MarketWatch5 days ago

    Should stock-market investors watch out for a volatility pickup?

    A 2019 stock-market rally comes alongside a fall in volatility. One analyst says investors can’t go wrong buying protection against a potential pickup.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    Here's what's keeping the rally alive at a crucial time for the stock market

    Despite the Boeing concerns, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) has dropped to 13, the low for the year. Despite the Boeing BA concerns, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) has dropped to 13, the low for the year. Friday is a quadruple witching expiration, the quarterly expiration of index options and futures and individual stock options and futures.

  • SEC’s Clayton: Plan for volatile markets if there’s a hard Brexit
    MarketWatch7 days ago

    SEC’s Clayton: Plan for volatile markets if there’s a hard Brexit

    Clayton warned international bankers on Monday that a hard Brexit will bring friction, price volatility, and problems

  • Be cautious about the market now — and buy these 3 stocks on weakness
    MarketWatch9 days ago

    Be cautious about the market now — and buy these 3 stocks on weakness

    It's time to get a bit more cautious about stocks now for two reasons: Investor sentiment has ramped up and the markets are overbought. Virtually all of the dozen or so sentiment indicators I track were recently either neutral or bearish. One saving grace for the bulls is that the Investors Intelligence Bull/Bear ratio, a key indicator I track, has recently hovered around 2.57.

  • Everything has been working for investors this year
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    Everything has been working for investors this year

    Just about every major asset class generated returns that outpaced inflation in the first two months of 2019, according to a note Friday from Morgan Stanley strategist Andrew Sheets.

  • History suggests you should buy the dip if stocks falter at this level
    MarketWatch21 days ago

    History suggests you should buy the dip if stocks falter at this level

    Investor fear — as measured by the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) — is slowly drifting lower. In fact, the VIX just dropped below 15 (which has been historically significant support) for the first time since October. Real time (or actual) volatility has dropped even more than implied by the VIX.

  • Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ for the stock market has clung to its highest level in 7 years, by one measure
    MarketWatchlast month

    Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ for the stock market has clung to its highest level in 7 years, by one measure

    U.S. stocks have been resurgent —Thursday’s bearish action notwithstanding — but a gauge of stock-market volatility, known as Wall Street’s “fear gauge,” has held above a key level for the longest period since 2012, according to one market technician.