Name That Trade – $VIX: Holiday In?

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With the holiday season in full swing, the VIX move back into the low teens is not a major surprise. Traders anticipate another week of quiet before the start of 2015 on Friday, Jan. 2nd. However, … [Read more...]

New Trade – $DIA: Blast From the Past

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Regular readers of the site know that we don't generally refer to the U.S. equity market in terms of the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA).  The index of 30 stocks (largely not industrials) is price … [Read more...]