|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||130.07 - 134.43|
|52 Week Range||46.36 - 134.43|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.00%|
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.
Since VIX spiked, long VIX products have seen very large outflows while short VIX products have had very large inflows. A contrarian's dream and exposing the market to more downside risk.
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 ...
JC Parets, the author of AllStarCharts , stopped by PreMarket Prep Thursday to discuss, among other things, S&P futures and crude oil futures. Here are the highlights. S&P Futures "We broke out of ...
Historic low market volatility is spurring investors to find returns in new places, with some rushing their money into risky trades.
Russell Rhoads, CFA, is director of education for the CBOE Options Institute, which is part of CBOE Holdings, the parent company of ETF.com. He is the author of six market-related books and an adjunct instructor at Loyola University and the University of Illinois, Chicago.
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.