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Fed ‘Patience’ Drives Massive Stock Surge

The markets blasted higher for the best one-day gain since 2013 after the Federal Reserve's call for 'patience' regarding its timing of 2015 rate hikes. More 

Fade the VIX Index Super Spike With VXX

Unless we go into full meltdown mode, the VIX spike has a good chance of falling back down. Traders should be viewing the current volatility surge as an opportunity. More 

3 Defensive ETFs Poised for Profits

The evidence is growing that insiders are preparing for trouble. Prepare for the worst with these three defensive ETFs. More 

Are You An Investor Or Trader?

Staying in your investor or trader lane may prove to be one of the most beneficial strategies to maintaining a healthy relationship with your money. More 

3 Best Funds to Profit From Volatility

With the VIX now above its most recent high of 21.44 in February, the mutual funds, ETFs and ETNs that invest in volatility are jumping. Here are 3 VIX funds worth considering. More 

Trade of the Day: iPath VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX)

The S&P was down 2.3% last week, and the VIX zoomed 32.6% higher. Yet the reality is that the recent pullback is unlikely to signal the start of a new bear market. More 

Don’t Let October’s Volatility Blindside You

October is the most historically volatile month of the year. So, investors should be prepared for the volatility before it occurs. More