Posts Tagged ‘VIX’

Macro Economic Picture for February 5, 2017 (Superbowl Sunday) Home Page

MARKET SUMMARY – Market overcomes the gap lower as NASDAQ, SOX push to new highs. – A few more negatives face stocks, but the upside bias is still winning out. – Not just typical stories are impacting stock movement, at least on a temporary basis. – Still plenty of good patterns. Plenty. – Jobs Report…

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The Best Use of #Option #Volatility in Low Volatilty Environments

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Today, May 30, 2014, S&P 500 is resting at all-time highs in the VIX is very low. Not quite the lowest in history, but low enough that it becomes hard to make decent positive Theta trades that rely on higher volatility. In this environment is actually time to consider debit trades versus credit trades. One…

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April 6, 2014 Weekend Summary from

After Friday’s massive losses, we’re all seeking information on the market’s next move. ┬áHere’s’s take on the market: The storm hits NASDAQ and RUTX again, this time taking a toll on SP500 and company as well. Jobs Report called Goldilocks scenario, but market decided it certainly was not just right. Low paying jobs dominate…

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