|Bid||91.74 x 100|
|Ask||110.00 x 100|
|Day's Range||105.81 - 106.72|
|52 Week Range||61.58 - 107.06|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||58.28|
|Earnings Date||Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 30, 2017|
|Dividend & Yield||1.08 (1.02%)|
|1y Target Est||100.17|
Short interest is moderate for CBOE with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on September 19. ETFs that hold CBOE had net inflows of $5.36 billion over the last one-month.
A Relative Strength Rating upgrade for CME shows improving technical performance. Will it continue?
As the stock market keeps chugging higher, analysts increasingly point to the persistently low reading of Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index, the so-called “fear index” known as the VIX, as an indication of investor complacency. Fact is, for all the attention the VIX garners, it actually reveals little that is not already reflected in the current and past performance of the Standard & Poor’s 500 index. The Chicago Board Options Exchange describes its Volatility Index as “a key measure of market expectations of near-term volatility conveyed by S&P 500 stock index options prices.” So, many investors, particularly small investors, view the VIX as a leading indicator of volatility.