VIX

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Dow Jones, S&P 500 Set New Highs as Warning Signs Multiply

The historically powerful and persistent rally seems unstoppable now, headed for the all-time record of 27 days set in March 1986. But the blemishes, if you know where to look, are spreading. More 

Bulls May Get a Trick Rather Than a Treat This Halloween

Despite big gains, there are a few negatives lurking. More 

Volatility Is Still Outperforming the S&P 500

How many more times are you going to miss the next big move in volatility? The right time to prepare for higher market volatility is before it happens. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF)

The CounterPoint Options system recommends playing for a return to a risk-on condition: a volatility decline, a stock rebound and a bond sell-off. More 

3 Best Funds to Profit From Volatility

With the VIX now above its most recent high of 21.44 in February, the mutual funds, ETFs and ETNs that invest in volatility are jumping. Here are 3 VIX funds worth considering. More 

Tuesday’s Action Should Trigger a Tradable Rally

Go for the long side, but use stop-loss orders. More 

Are All ETF Correlations Barreling Towards 1.0?

Riskier asset classes may be seeing correlations of 1.0, but the same is not true for rate-sensitive, investment grade bonds. More