‘VIX’ Archive

VIX index suggests there could be some fireworks in July!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE A good friend of mine, Ryan Detrick, CMT shared the chart above along with his comments/perspective on the VIX and I wanted to pass it along on this first day of July. Thanks Ryan for sharing.  Historically, July is the best performing month in the usually rather weak 3Q. None [...]

How one can profit from a choppy market!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Ever wonder how to make some good monies even when the market is choppy/moving sideways? One month ago today I shared with Premium members that a key opportunity looked to be taking place at support. See below- CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE The inverse VIX ETF (XIV) was creating a [...]

Playing the Volatility game…making it your friend!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE From a volatility standpoint, the VIX & VXN have traded in a narrow band since the start of 2013. At the end of January this year, VIX spiked up in a few weeks and Premium Members shorted the VIX, buy purchasing XIV as it was on support. Soon after [...]