S&P 500 Index

Trade of the Day: iPath Short-Term VIX (VXX)

Taking past as prologue, you can expect the current fear and anxiety in the stock market to abate, sending the VIX tumbling and the S&P 500 rising anew. More 

GMCR: Keurig Green Mountain to Join S&P 500

At the close of trading on Mar. 21, Keurig Green Mountain will replace WPX Energy on the S&P 500 Index. More 

Bull May be Long in the Tooth, but It’s Still Kicking

The cyclical bull market is five years old, but doesn't seem quite ready to roll over yet. More 

VIX Points to a Pause, Not a Correction

The docile volatility indicator could be telling us that a minor pullback is likely. More 

Wait for the Next Panic Sell-off Buying Opportunity

Crimean conflict could result in a penetration deep into the S&P 500's support band at 1,813 to 1,850. More 

We Finally Got Our Breakout, But…

While we finally got a true breakout from the S&P 500, weak showings by other indices and Russia's military actions are providing reasons for pause. More 

Market Makes New Highs, but I Still Say Wait

Until the broad market clears the cluster of resistance by at least 1%, a sudden negative event could turn it south. More