^VIX - CBOE Volatility Index

Chicago Options - Chicago Options Delayed Price. Currency in USD
18.01
-1.03 (-5.41%)
At close: 6:15AM EST
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Previous Close19.04
Open17.80
Volume0
Day's Range17.69 - 18.06
52 Week Range10.17 - 50.30
Avg. Volume0
  • Cramer Remix: Don't take your cue on all of retail from Macy's
    CNBC2 days ago

    Cramer Remix: Don't take your cue on all of retail from Macy's

    Jim Cramer explains that the retail sector has both winners and losers, and it pays to know the difference.

  • Cramer's charts suggest lower volatility, higher stock prices in coming months
    CNBC2 days ago

    Cramer's charts suggest lower volatility, higher stock prices in coming months

    Jim Cramer and technician Mark Sebastian review recent volatility in the stock market and explain how the layout has changed.

  • Volatility Crushed Like It's 2009 as ‘Pale Green Lights’ Flash
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Volatility Crushed Like It's 2009 as ‘Pale Green Lights’ Flash

    During December’s market mayhem, the daylight hours were traders’ worst nightmares. On average, the S&P 500 Index would slump marginally overnight, but tumble 1.1 percent from the U.S. open to the close of regular trading hours. Stocks are still averaging a slightly larger drop overnight, but the benchmark index is climbing 0.8 percent on average from the open until the closing bell sounds.

  • Stock-market volatility is being partly fueled by fresh uncertainty about earnings, says SocGen
    MarketWatch4 days ago

    Stock-market volatility is being partly fueled by fresh uncertainty about earnings, says SocGen

    Strategists at Société Générale say it might merit watching the growing uncertainty in earnings estimates to see where volatility is headed

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    One Key Indicator for Stock Volatility

    Earnings uncertainty provides useful clues sometimes, writes Jitesh Kumar, a Société Générale derivatives strategist.

  • GuruFocus.com9 days ago

    Contrarian Investing: How to Be Right When Everyone Else Is Wrong

    As most of our readers no doubt know, value investing is the practice of looking for good companies that are underpriced relative to their true value. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Sign with BRK.A. Click here to check it out. In fact, Buffett's stock-picking strategy works well precisely because there will be times when the majority of market participants will have mispriced a security.

  • S&P 500 will climb 15% in 2019 — here’s what to buy now
    MarketWatch11 days ago

    S&P 500 will climb 15% in 2019 — here’s what to buy now

    The reason: The bottom is in, and 2019 will bring a 15% rally in the S&P 500 (SPX)  — or better. If you follow just one sentiment measure to gauge when the collective mood of investors hits extremes, make it the Investors Intelligence Bull/Bear ratio.

  • Jobs report blows past expectations, unemployment rises
    Yahoo Finance14 days ago

    Jobs report blows past expectations, unemployment rises

    Yahoo Finance's LIVE market coverage and analysis of what you need to watch in the stock market begins each day at 9:00 a.m. ET.

  • The Market’s Obstacles Are Both Macro and Micro
    Bloomberg15 days ago

    The Market’s Obstacles Are Both Macro and Micro

    Everyone knew China’s economy was slowing, so blaming the Asian nation for a setback was just a convenient excuse to mask a deteriorating business, like when retailers blame the weather for a slump in sales. Apple’s announcement probably would have had only a short-term negative impact on equities, with traders coming around to the idea that Apple’s problems were of its own making if not for a disappointing manufacturing report Thursday morning from the Institute for Supply Management. Its December index of new orders — a key leading indicator of future activity — fell to a level that barely registered as growth.

  • The Market’s Obstacles Are Both Macro and Micro
    Bloomberg15 days ago

    The Market’s Obstacles Are Both Macro and Micro

    Everyone knew China’s economy was slowing, so blaming the Asian nation for a setback was just a convenient excuse to mask a deteriorating business, like when retailers blame the weather for a slump in sales. Apple’s announcement probably would have had only a short-term negative impact on equities, with traders coming around to the idea that Apple’s problems were of its own making if not for a disappointing manufacturing report Thursday morning from the Institute for Supply Management. Its December index of new orders — a key leading indicator of future activity — fell to a level that barely registered as growth.

  • It's been called the greatest collector car auction in the world
    Yahoo Finance Video13 hours ago

    It's been called the greatest collector car auction in the world

    It's day four of the Barrett-Jackson Auction where more than 1,600 cars are up for grabs in Scottsdale, Arizona. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Sozzi, and Andy Serwer discuss with Barrett-Jackson Auction Company CEO Craig Jackson.

  • The FDA will resume inspections, but only for high-risk foods
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    The FDA will resume inspections, but only for high-risk foods

    The shutdown in Washington continues to have a widespread impact across the federal government. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, Ethan Wolff-Mann, and Brian Sozzi discuss with Zest Labs CEO Peter Mehring.

  • This economist says there's good reason for optimism in 2019
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    This economist says there's good reason for optimism in 2019

    Moody's chief economist Mark Zandi expects the U.S. economy to keep chugging along in 2019.

  • Getting technical: Apple at critical Fibonacci and weekly moving average support
    Yahoo Finance Video14 days ago

    Getting technical: Apple at critical Fibonacci and weekly moving average support

    Apple shares got shellacked Thursday after warning the prior evening that first quarter revenue would be lower than previously anticipated. Brian Shannon, CMT and founder of www.alphatrends.net joins Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland and Seana Smith to break down the technicals in Apple.