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|Day's Range||12.84 - 13.07|
|52 Week Range||9.53 - 139.47|
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|Expense Ratio (net)||1.51%|
Volatility exchange-traded products seemed like a much better idea when there was very little volatility. The Great Volatility Spike of Feb. 5 left investors gasping for air and a couple of funds dead when the Cboe Volatility Index, or VIX, jumped more than 100% in a single day. ETFs that enable investors to bet on whether volatility is going to be higher or lower do so by buying futures contracts on the VIX.
Concerns over the frothy high-yield bond sector are rearing its head, with short interest on high-yield exchange traded funds hitting a new record in February.
ProShares, the largest issuer of inverse and leveraged ETFs, has reduced leverage for two of its volatility ETFs – an attempt to keep the products alive. The ETFs in question are the ProShares Short VIX ...
ProShare Capital Management today announced that the investment objective of two of its ETFs will change effective as of close of business on February 27, 2018.
US equities post a relatively flat weekly performance in large part due to Thursday’s dramatic reversal and end of week following through on Friday. The CBOE Volatility Index slips 11.81% on the week to end at 16.49. The CBOE 10-year yield posted a relatively flat weekly performance closing at 2.87%.
The market is showing a healthy dose of fear regarding volatility and VIX and is still managing to rise. With VIX playing such an important role lately, this is an important development.
SAN FRANCISCO , Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP alerts investors in ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF (SVXY) of the Firm's investigation into possible securities ...
RBC Capital Markets says fundamentals remain robust for most industrial sub-sectors and present buying opportunities.
Last week, the short volatility trade, previously beloved among market participants, unraveled in significant fashion, forcing the termination of one popular bearish volatility exchange traded note (ETN), ...
It seems the speculators in the VIX once again hold the clue. Shorting VIX futures was last year's "can't-miss" trade, given the well-recognized somnolent level of volatility. Add in the wonk factor of the contango in the VIX futures.
The collapse of short volatility products earlier this week prompted Fidelity, one of the largest retail brokerage companies, to prevent clients from trading ProShares Short VIX Short-term Futures ETF ...
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre and Alexis Christoforous break down the latest market action.
Feb.27 -- Bloomberg's Rachel Evans discusses ProShares Advisors' changes to its investment objectives that will slash leverage on volatility products. She speaks on "What'd You Miss?"
Gregory Zuckerman, Wall Street Journal special writer, looks into pension funds and how fund managers are taking more risks with volatility trading.
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre and Alexis Christoforous break down allegations of the VIX 'fear index' using S&P 500 option quotes, which the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is now reportedly investigating. Also read: Regulator Looks Into Alleged Manipulation of VIX, Wall Street’s ‘Fear Index’ - WSJ Regulators Open Probe After Whistleblower Exposes ‘Rampant Manipulation Of VIX’ | Zero Hedge VIX Manipulation Costs Investors Billions, Whistle-Blower Says - Bloomberg Is VIX Manipulated or Hedged? - Bloomberg