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The growth of short VIX ETFs and ETNs relative to long VIX products is unprecedented - especially from such low levels of volatility and such high stock prices.
Leveraged and inverse exchange-traded products are attracting more and more assets. Independent research firm ETFGI's data show that assets in these vehicles have risen more than 14% year-to-date through ...
Selling volatility, primarily through VIX ETFs and ETNs has become so mainstream that the NY Times is reporting it. That level of media attention on a strategy has often been the kiss of death.
Between a U.S. president who has a reputation for unpredictability, geopolitical uncertainty in North Korea , Russia and elsewhere and a stock market that is within a stone’s throw of all-time highs, it’s ...
Apple just released earnings and is at all time highs, driving the Dow over 22k. That said, the VIX is at multi decade lows, and VIX ETFs are depressed. Traders need to know the differences between leveraged and traditional VIX ETFs before they pile in, that is if they think volatility will rise.
There is a scenario where a fast rise in VIX could cause some popular short VIX products to close their doors - causing an even greater spike in VIX and dragging the market down.
Inflows have started into a double long VIX ETF. The only VIX ETF (long or short) where the size of the fund isn't dwarfed by the short interest. This is as internet search interest in VIX declines and more investors look to treasuries as a cost effective hedge.
People are worried about the possible SEC approval of 4x leveraged ETFs, but you should not let 400% leverage concern you. In this podcast, I explain why quadruple leverage is no better or worse than plenty of other funds already on the market in the leverage ETF world.
In a month where the S&P 500 barely budged, we are seeing realized volatility tick up, to the highest of the year while implied volatility, what people are willing to pay for it, is declining. It could be setting up for an exciting April.
After flirting with multiyear lows for most of the first quarter, equity market volatility is starting to stir from its slumber. For most of the first three months the VIX Index , a common measure of equity volatility, traded somewhere between 11 and ...
I am seeing a shift in the VIX related ETFs and ETNs where investors seem less interested in using them as hedges, but rather want to use them as long risk positions. The performance demonstrates why that shift is occurring, but there are dangers inherent in selling volatility.
NEW YORK, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Credit Suisse AG announced today that it will implement a 1-for-5 reverse split of its VelocityShares ™ 3x Inverse Natural Gas ETN (" DGAZ "), a 1 - for ...
The Index that the VIX ETFs and ETNs follow continues to drop - causing investors in UVXY, TVIX and VXX (to name a few) to lose money - yet inflows into those products has pushed them to record amounts of shares outstanding.
Bitcoin just closed a wild month, up 53% in November. And just this morning, the CME Group and CBOE got permission to list bitcoin futures, with the CME announcing it will officially launch the futures contract on December 18. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre discuss.
Keith Bliss of Cuttone and Company joins Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss stocks wrapping up the third quarter and what to expect heading into the fourth quarter and year-end.
Alan Valdes, Director of Floor Operations at Silverbear Capital, joins Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the rally after President Trump released details of his tax plan, and how far the 'Trump trade' can carry equities.