VIX

Stocks Drift Ahead of Yellen’s Thursday Speech

Despite Yellen's dovish remarks and no-hike decision, markets fell for the second consecutive day on weak China data and oil prices. More 

When a Down Market Isn’t (Necessarily) Bad

Recent market downturns are happening in a more orderly manner than the August route. It's a good sign for the long term More 

Stocks End Two-Month Rebound on Fed Fears

Nervous traders hit the brakes on Tuesday amid a day that saw Volkswagen's emissions equipment scandal put the hurt on Ford, GM and other auto stocks. More 

Turning a Bad ETF Investment Into Good

Do good performing investments always start out good? The short answer is not necessarily. At times the key to successful investing is the long-term view. Here's an example. More 

“Dead Cat” Stock Bounce Enters Second Day

A late-session slump rattled many nerves and seems to support the case that instead of a V-shaped sustainable rebound, we're in the midst of a typical "dead cat" bounce. More 

Volatility Indices Say We’re About to Bounce, Not Crash

Investors are worried that Monday's crash means an impending recession, but volatility measures suggest a rebound is much more likely. More 

How to Embrace the VIX Super Spike With VXX

Opportunity abounds amid the new volatility bull market. Use VXX options to capitalize on the next VIX spike. More