VIX

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Market Inches to New Highs on Minuscule Volume

Investors are in "risk-on" mode... at least those who are actually trading. More 

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

To profit from a continued slide in volatility, the CounterPoint Options system is recommending a bearish trade on the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX). More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY)

The CounterPoint Options system is recommending SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) calls, based on its viewpoint of a rally in the broad market over the next few weeks. More 

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

The CounterPoint Options system is recommending option positions that would benefit from rising stock prices and a lower VIX and bonds. More 

Defensive Investments Go ‘Exponential’

Bonds and utilities have broken above their bullish resistance lines. More 

5 Lessons Learned for Investing in 2015

Here are some of the pearls of wisdom that come to mind when I analyzed the market, economy and investor psychology from the past year. More 

The Bulls Need a Miracle

It would be quite a feat to break through what appears to be massive resistance. More