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VIX

6 Lessons Learned as a Professional Trader

As the newest member of the Zacks team, I want to start by sharing my 6 Lessons Learned as a Professional Trader with you today... More 

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust: Load up on SPY Insurance While It’s Cheap!

Scoop up some SPY put protection while the sun is shining and options are cheap with a put spread all but guaranteed to thrive. More 

This Rally Looks Long in the Tooth

A mild correction is likely to follow the five-week, 13%-plus advance. More 

Trade of the Day: PATH SP 500 VIX SHORT TERM FUT ETN (TSE:VXX)

With the upcoming election and many speculating about the validity of "sell in May and go away" this year, expect spring and summer stock market volatility to pick back up. More 

How to Buy Market Protection Now (VIX)

The VIX has come crashing down, offering an opportunity for traders to play implied volatility and protect their holdings. More 

Unemployment at 19%? Your Asset Allocation Should Reflect Reality

A realistic look at the unemployment picture in the US suggests that investors look to their portfolios' asset allocations and make changes as necessary More 

S&P 500: Why the Bears Will Keep Winning (And How to Survive)

The market is staring three bearish signals right in the face. Be prepared for more pain in the S&P 500, and be prepared soon. More