^VIX - CBOE Volatility Index

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
13.51
-1.13 (-7.72%)
As of 9:39AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close14.64
Open14.18
Volume0
Day's Range12.82 - 14.36
52 Week Range8.56 - 50.30
Avg. Volume0
  • MarketWatch23 hours ago

    Wall Street's 'fear index' has biggest jump in more than a month

    MARKET PULSE The Cboe Volatility index spiked on Wednesday, reaching its highest level in more than a month as continuing uncertainty surrounding Turkey weighed on markets. The VIX (VIX) spiked 25%, or 3.

  • Reuters3 days ago

    US STOCKS-Wall St dragged down by fall out from Turkey's plunging lira

    U.S. stocks dropped on Monday as global jitters from Turkey's plummeting currency spread to Wall Street, with the S&P 500 and the Dow falling for the fourth session in a row. Financial stocks bore the brunt of Turkey contagion fears, with shares of Citigroup Inc, Bank of America Corp , Wells Fargo & Co and JPMorgan Chase & Co closing down between 0.8 percent and 2.2 percent. A pledge by Turkey's central bank to stabilize the plummeting lira failed to calm investors' nerves.

  • As stock market shrugs off threats, are investors becoming complacent?
    MarketWatch3 days ago

    As stock market shrugs off threats, are investors becoming complacent?

    Investors are feeling very good about the U.S. stock market. That may be a problem in the making, says Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.

  • MarketWatch6 days ago

    Stocks close lower: S&P 500, Dow book weekly losses

    MARKET PULSE U.S. stocks closed solidly lower on Friday, joining a global equity market selloff, as the mounting currency crisis in Turkey raised the alarm for possible contagion into other markets. Friday's losses turned what would have been weekly gains into losses.

  • The Wall Street Journal7 days ago

    [$$] This Stock Market Gauge Keeps Toppling Its Record

    The S&P 500 has already hit a new record--when including dividends. The benchmark’s Total Return Index, which includes dividends in the returns of the S&P 500, has moved higher at a faster pace in recent sessions to again surpass its January highs. The broad stock-market index, which doesn’t include dividends, is up nearly 7% in 2018, just shy of the 8.1% advance for the total return index, as The Wall Street Journal’s Markets newsletter noted Thursday.

  • Investing.com7 days ago

    Weekly Comic: S&P Almost Back To All-Time Highs Despite Plethora Of Bearish Factors

    Investing.com - The S&P 500 was marginally higher on Thursday, putting it just half a percent away from the all-time high it reached it January, testifying to the strength of the world's biggest economy and corporate sector.

  • MarketWatch8 days ago

    A gauge of fear on Wall Street just hit its lowest level in about 7 months as stocks flirt with records

    The Cboe Volatility index on Wednesday was near its lowest level since mid January as U.S. stock benchmarks mostly climbed near fresh all-time highs, shaking off tariff fears. The so-called fear index was, or VIX (VIX) was down 3.1% at 10.58 in Wednesday afternoon trade, which puts the index at its lowest level since Jan. 12, if it holds that level through the close, according to FactSet data. The VIX reflects S&P 500 (SPX) bullish and bearish options contracts to calculate expectations for volatility over the coming 30 days, and it tends to fall as stocks rise.

  • Benzinga8 days ago

    US, China Trade Concerns Appear To Mute Market Momentum

    All three major U.S. indices finished higher, while the S&P 500 Index (SPX) moved closer to its all-time high just above 2872 set back in January. Before Wednesday morning, it had appeared that investors were continuing to trade on momentum from another bumper earnings season even as they let worries about international trade slip into the background. In one indication that worry was lower, the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX) dropped more than 3 percent to just under 11 on Tuesday.

  • Turkey slaps new tariffs on U.S. imports
    Yahoo Finance Video20 hours ago

    Turkey slaps new tariffs on U.S. imports

    Turkey's financial crisis worsens as the country's government adds new tariffs on U.S. goods. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, and Dan Roberts discuss along with National Taxpayers Union Senior Fellow, Mattie Dupler.

  • Russia's PM says new sanctions "amount to a declaration of economic war"
    Yahoo Finance Video6 days ago

    Russia's PM says new sanctions "amount to a declaration of economic war"

    Russia warning the United States that any new sanctions would be met with swift retaliation. Yahoo's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, and Jen Rogers discuss.

  • Turkey's financial crisis threatens world economy
    Yahoo Finance Video6 days ago

    Turkey's financial crisis threatens world economy

    U.S. stocks fall as Turkey's currency crashes to a new all-time low. Yahoo's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, and Jen Rogers discuss.

  • White House Announces Space Force
    Yahoo Finance Video7 days ago

    White House Announces Space Force

    Trump administration reveals new details behind the Space Force, which is set to become active in 2020. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dan Roberts, Dion Rabouin, and Ethan Wolff-Mann discuss alongside BBG Ventures' Nisha Dua.

  • Chinese leadership faces backlash at home over trade war - rpt
    Yahoo Finance Video7 days ago

    Chinese leadership faces backlash at home over trade war - rpt

    Reuters is reporting the tense rhetoric China's using with the US is creating a rift in the communist party. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dion Rabouin, Dan Robert and Ethan Wolff-Mann discuss.

  • China slaps tariffs on $16B of US goods
    Yahoo Finance Video8 days ago

    China slaps tariffs on $16B of US goods

    Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dan Roberts and Andy Serwer discuss the latest escalation in the US, China trade war.