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Adam Warner
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Adam Warner is the author of Options Volatility Trading: Strategies for Profiting From Market Swings, released in October 2009 from McGraw-Hill. He co-wrote the options column on Street Insight from 2003 to 2005, and is currently Options Editor at

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Recent Articles

Options Volatility Not Leaving Anytime Soon

Aug. 5, 2011, 11:12 am EDT – It's clear that investor fear won't subside quickly. More 

Do VIX Futures Undercut the Fear Gauge?

Jul. 22, 2011, 10:34 am EDT – Institutional traders debate whether the CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) is undercut by the futures that trade against it. More 

VIX Is Back in Black in 10-Day Rally

Jul. 19, 2011, 4:23 am EDT – The CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) has moved up more than 30% in the last 10 trading days. More 

Apple Has Option Expiration PIN Possibilities

Jul. 15, 2011, 10:50 am EDT – Options expiration Friday brings huge trades in Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) at strikes near stock price. More 

Not Enough Fear in the VIX Fear Gauge

Jul. 14, 2011, 4:15 am EDT – The CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) may be accurately pricing in the fear that is roiling the markets this summer. More 

If Stocks Go Idle, Should Options?

Jul. 1, 2011, 10:03 am EDT – The proposed “limit up limit down” volatility curb would pause stocks but keep options trading. More 

Futures Show Muggy July for VIX

Jun. 22, 2011, 10:14 am EDT – The iPath S&P 500 VIX Term Futures (NYSE: VXX) imploded as the CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) fell. More 

VIX Rally Looks Like Real Volatility Lift

Jun. 14, 2011, 9:27 am EDT – The rally in the CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) appears real. More 

Low Volatility VIX in Midst of Sell Off

Jun. 8, 2011, 9:40 am EDT – The S&P 500 Index Options (CBOE: SPX) is down but the CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX) is little changed. More 

Watch VIX for Big Up Move Today

Jun. 3, 2011, 9:49 am EDT – Looming weekends brings buyers to the CBOE Volatility Index (CBOE: VIX). Consider going long the Fear Gauge. More