VIX

Rare Bullish Indicator Should Give Investors Confidence

A powerful bullish indicator that occurred for the first time this year has been followed by new buy signals. More 

Fade the Fear With VXX Puts

The case for capitulation in the current selloff is starting to be made. Months-ahead puts on the VXX are one way to take advantage of an eventual ease in fear. More 

S&P 500′s Dreaded Breakdown Finally Occurs

The index closed below the tenacious support line at 1,676, and traders should expect a full correction. More 

Unusual Market Conditions Present a Buying Opportunity

Buyers on the prowl for investment-grade stocks might be rewarded for their patience. More 

Trade of the Day: S&P 500 Short-Term VIX Futures Index ETN (VXX)

As the government shutdown drags on, you can profit from volatility with VXX options. More 

Dow Could Fall to 14,000 if This Happens

The index's 200-day moving average is under attack. More 

Washington Budget Battles Have a New Twist for Wall Street

After the 2011 debt ceiling crisis and 2012 fiscal cliff fizzled, investors are paying little attention to the next round of budget debates. Is that wise? More