|Bid||26.94 x 4000|
|Ask||0.00 x 1000|
|Day's Range||25.25 - 26.67|
|52 Week Range||24.86 - 51.98|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||-35.03%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.00|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.89%|
Expectations of future stock market volatility, as measured by the VIX, have fallen, prompting highly risky bets that the markets will remain calm.
Barclays Bank PLC (“Barclays”) announced today that it plans to amend the ticker for its VXXB ETNs and VXZB ETNs (collectively, the “ETNs”) which are currently listed on the CBOE BZX exchange. The current and proposed ticker symbols for the VXXB and VXZB ETNs are listed in the table below.
There are several ETF/ETN options available in the market that can provide some exposure to volatility. These products have proven to be short-time winners in turbulent times.
After a solid comeback, the momentum on the Wall Street cooled down last week given the round of dismal data across the globe, the European Central Bank's surprise move and dismal U.S. jobs data that renewed threats of global slowdown.
At the midway through the first quarter of 2019, stocks across the globe have been on a smooth ride driven by hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and expectations of policy stimulus from the central bank.
The widely observed CBOE Volatility Index and VIX-related exchange traded products have retreated in recent weeks as U.S. markets rebounded and volatility subsided, but this complacency in the markets ...
Two popular exchange traded notes that tracks CBOE Volatility Index, or VIX, futures are set to mature. Barclays Bank PLC, the underwriting bank behind the line of iPath ETNs, recently highlighted the upcoming maturity of the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures ETN (VXX) and iPath S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN (VXZ) , which are scheduled to mature in January 30, 2019. "The Closing Indicative Value (the 'CIV') on the final valuation date (January 29, 2019) for each of the Maturing ETNs would be the final cash settlement value received by holders of record on the final redemption date," according to a Barclays note.
In a year market by market volatility, it is not a surprise to find that some of the best performing ETFs of 2018 are not the typical stock market categories of yesteryear. Among the best performing non-leveraged ...