Dan Wiener

Dan Wiener

Recent Articles

VIX Just Misses Top-10 Most Volatile Days In 25 Years

Friday's surge in the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) wasn't nearly the biggest move in the index's history. Let's view it with some perspective

Stay Seated Until the Economy Reaches Cruising Altitude

Even a 1% fed funds rate means interest rates will remain exceptionally low -- far from anything resembling "tight" interest rate policy.

Don’t Get Too Caught Up in Headlines

With rising yields come falling prices, and with falling prices come dramatic headlines.

4 Economic Indicators to Be Aware Of

May was something of a tale of two markets and two economies as we were divided between the good and the not so good.

Vanguard Enters the ‘Robo-Advisor’ Arena

Vanguard's Personal Advisor Services its essentially an entry in the "robo-advisor" field. The service will appeal to those with small savings who want basic advice and little human contact.