VIX

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 

Traders: Profit From Volatility With These VXX Options

The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) is soaring again. Bet on its eventual downfall with this bearish VXX trade. More 

The Stock Market’s Psychology in One Indicator

What is the stock market's current psychology and what is the one indicator that best capsulizes it? Here's the answer that might surprise you More 

Trade of the Day: VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX ETN (XIV)

Looking at a chart of the S&P 500, I see a “head-and-shoulders” pattern forming over the last two years, More 

QQQ: Bottom Fish with a Tech Stock Put Spread

Looking for a turnaround in tech stocks? Here's a QQQ option spread bound to deliver during a bullish counterattack. More 

Rising Stock Market Volatility: A Sign of the Times

Stock market volatility ain't what it used to be. Unlike recent years, the VIX has been up consistently. Here's what that means to investors More 

The VIX Is a Trader’s Best Friend Right Now (VXX)

Market volatility is elevated, and therein lies opportunity. Bulls and bears alike can pick their spots for profits in the VXX. More