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VXX: Now's Time For Volatility To Shine, But Low Correlations Say Otherwise
12 September 2023
The VIX has remained low, with few instances of significant volatility spikes in 2023. I have a hold rating on the iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETF due to offsetting factors. VXX has ...
Best and Worst ETFs of Tuesday's Trading Session
16 August 2023
Wall Street took a beating in the Aug 15 trading session as a result of fresh concerns over the banking sector and a weakening Chinese economy.
VIX ETFs Surge As Job Numbers Send Interest Rates Climbing
7 July 2023
Volatility, as measured by the CBOE VIX, surged more than 7% on Thursday, amid stocks, index futures, and stock ETFs retracing some of their recent gains due to strong jobs data. It sent interest rate...
VXX: An Inefficient Hedge
29 June 2023
The iPath Series B S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN is an inefficient hedge against market volatility due to concerns involving tracking error, negative roll yield, and timing difficulties. Multi-ye...
Time for Volatility ETFs With a Short-Term View?
22 May 2023
As U.S. debt ceiling talks hit a standstill, volatility ETFs may present valuable short-term investment opportunities.
VXX: Bully Market Does Not Equal Bull Market
4 May 2023
A new bull market requires a dovish Fed and positive growth prospects contrary to the hawkish Fed and negative growth prospects we've now. It's difficult/impossible for the S&P 500 to overcome the 420...
Bond ETF Flows Strong, Volatility ETFs Hit $3 Billion
19 April 2023
In this week's asset class flows, equity ETFs added $10 billion in just one week overall, more than doubling up on bond ETFs at about $4 billion. That said, equity ETF inflows could largely be credite...
VXX: Why, When And How I Plan To Join The Stock Market Bears
14 April 2023
The most reliable recession indicator shows that a notable economic downturn is likely to begin sometime in early-2024. The S&P 500 is likely to have reached the 5000 mark by then.
Equities ETFs Tumble, Real Estate ETFs Flow Back Up
29 March 2023
Tried to buy a house lately? You wouldn't be the only one – despite buyers waving goodbye to 3% and even 4% mortgage rates that were available over the last three years or so, pending home sales have ...