I have been bearish on the VIX all year -- until last week.
Here's how to play the Barclays iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN.
Traders are looking for an edge, but there just isn't enough volatility to do much.
Perhaps a bigger deal Tuesday morning than second-quarter banking earnings will be the June data for consumer prices.
As this move up feels like a spike and not a swell, this is why I'd buy VIX puts.
Back then, who thought tech and growth would be hot, and who thought the dollar could rally?
There's something unusual about these breadth readings.
Let's check the chatter, the put/call ratio, Investors Intelligence survey, the charts of the S&P 500 and VIX and more to see what's likely to develop.
These calls cost about $5.00 were $10 in the money about 10 days ago.
Folks sold industrials, financials, transports and even retailers on Thursday to buy their beloved tech stocks -- here's what means for the indicators.