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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 

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

The dilemma faced by people who are stuck with the textbook version of the VIX-SPX relationship reminds me of the great quote attributed to Mark Twain: "It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so." More 

Volatility Could Soar After the September ECB Meeting

A returning legion of Wall Streeters met with disappointing decisions from the ECB could drive volatility higher next week. More 

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

Expect the VIX to soon return to its persistent lows -- and you’ll be well-positioned to profit from that shift if you put on this trade now. More