VIX

Complacency in the Face of Uncertainty Is Bullish

The current low VIX numbers are a positive sign indicating that there is no rush to sell. More 

Trade SPX Options Amid an Overblown VIX

VIX jumps re-inflate depressed option premiums, increasing the potential profits for all sorts of option-selling strategies. Consider these SPX options. More 

Don’t Sell Stocks Just to Sell

Some analysts are anticipating a round of deep profit-taking, but I say we ride the current run as far as it takes us. More 

VXX – Profit on Puts as Volatility Heads Lower

A deluge of holidays during the next six-week stretch is why forward-looking volatility measures like the VIX have succumbed to gravity. Consider this VXX trade. More 

Refrain From Major Commitments in the Absence of Bullish Signals

Lethargy is dominating and the market needs a compelling reason to move ahead. More 

Be Prepared for a Panic-Driven Correction

Traders should avoid becoming overextended in high-P/E stocks or margin debts. More 

10 Ways to Avoid Market Volatility

While there's no way to tell if market volatility will result in a big move to the upside or downside, these suggestions will help stabilize your portfolio. More