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Urgent webinar from John Thomas, the Wall Street legend who called the dotcom crash, the 2007-2008 real estate crash, the commodities bull market in 2000, and more… How Obama is about to crash the stock market – and what you must do now for protection and profits Click here now to see what’s coming next Get ready for another major…

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RNC and DNC Speeches Keywords

by Jordi on September 8, 2012

in Editorial

The bigger the word, the more often it was used. These pictures were created using Wordle. Styles were randomized.
Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech
Clinton’s DNC Speech
Obama’s DNC Speech
Romney’s RNC Speech
Ryan’s RNC Speech…

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Life of a Trader

by Jordi on February 18, 2012

in Editorial, Featured

Being a trader Like and share this if you agree!…

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One week ago marked five years since my first post at VIX and More. Since this anniversary fell just after my Top Posts of 2011 entry, it seemed like another retrospective look at the blog might be one too many. After a week of reflection I am now convinced that The 1000th Post is probably best left unchallenged (for now…

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Based on some of the questions and comments that came out of Wednesday’s Three New Risk Control ETFs from Direxion, there appears to be a significant portion of the investment community that is uncertain about just how some ETPs are attempting to dampen volatility and control risk. Today I am going to differentiate between three types of risk control approaches…

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If ever there was a day to be short the volatility of volatility, it was today. In fact, today established a new record for the smallest (in percentage terms) intraday range for the VIX, a mere 1.14%. For those who are curious (and I know you are out there), the previous record of 1.24% dates from August 29, 2003. The…

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Today Direxion announced they have launched three ETFs whose intent is to match their exposure to an underlying equity index based upon current levels of market volatility. The new ETFs are as follows: Direxion S&P 500 RC Volatility Response Shares (VSPY) Direxion S&P 1500 RC Volatility Response Shares (VSPR) Direxion S&P Latin America 40 RC Volatility Response Shares (VLAT) The…

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