|Bid||133.66 x 300|
|Ask||133.90 x 1000|
|Day's Range||130.07 - 134.43|
|52 Week Range||46.36 - 134.43|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.00%|
Keith Bliss of Cuttone and Company joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the current market action in stocks.
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.
Short-volatility was arguably the trade of this year with the Cboe Volatility Index or the VIX averaging just above 11 through the end of November. The $1.1 billion iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX) was roughly flat Tuesday as the VIX fell slightly on the day. Short-vol traders didn't fare much better with the VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (XIV) up just 0.22%.
Investors shorting volatility took a big hit today as the Cboe Volatility index climbed to above 14, the highest level seen since August, according to Bloomberg. Its 52-week high is just above 17. The ...
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.
Good news for the well-fed and sluggish: Don't worry too much about volatility ETFs. The Dow is up, the S&P is down, and Cboe Volatility index is climbing so far Monday, clocking in at just above 10. That ...
After the recent spike in volatility, traders have increased short bets on CBOE Volatility Index, or VIX, with bearish-related exchange traded fund options, anticipating the markets will mellow out. The ...
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.