Here’s Where VIX is Going

Hey traders, We are heading to a sub 20 VIX. As of today,  the VIX is now essentially in a full contango as can be seen below with the green dashed line below the blue line: There is still some flatteness in the curve past January,  but I think that is a sign of a…

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Check Out Nasdaq!

Hey traders! VOLQ, is the new QQQ Volatility index being disseminated by the NASDAQ market. It uses At the Money options to determine its index price, not a large basket of options like the VIX. With the move the NDX had today at the end of the day,  I look at VOLQ and ask…is it…

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Market Rallies and VIX is…strong??

In the last 3 days the S&P 500 is up about 200 points.  The VIX though is still about 27%,  why? The 1st sentence answers the second. And I wanna teach you something today. You see even though the market has rallied,  it has not done so in a calm and controlled manner. Both ATR…

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Check Out This Ratio

Tomorrow, I’m hosting a post election event: “The Expert’s Guide to Know The Exact Trading Plan You Need To End 2020.” The WHOLE team and I will be hosting the event along with two special guests that have some sweet insider intel for you to end 2020 strong! We’ll be talking everything from options, vol,…

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Check This Out On A FANG Member

Just 48 hours left! That’s right just two days left before I close access to “Little John.” We just notched another 100% winner yesterday! Hey traders, We asked this last week:  Is FAANG (with Microsoft)  over? The more I look the more the answer might be yes. Over the last couple of weeks something STRIKING…

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I Warned Everyone!

I did my first High Conviction Day for Little John. Traders were not disappointed to make such FAST money. I’m shutting down access to Little John in just a few days. Don’t miss out. Hey traders, This is WHY YOU READ Vix Edge Everyday! We warned you the light was green on Monday when we wrote…

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VIX… Duh!

I’m opening the doors to you today! See behind the curtain of my newest product, “Little John.” I’m going to show you the whole technology and process, PLUS do a trade LIVE! Get in here … On a day where VIX was nearly down 100 points at one point, I was interested in the VIX.Why? Institutional traders…

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AAPL “Anomaly”

Hey options traders! Next week is THE earnings week.   Companies reporting:  MSFT on the after market close on the 27th… …then AAPL,  AMZN,  FB,  GOOGL/GOOG  ALL REPORT at market close on the 29th. That represents about 15% of the S&P 500 all in one day,  and close to 35% of the QQQ. Looking at the…

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Did Volatility Break?

Hey traders, If you have checked out the stock CBOE over the last couple of months, you’ll notice that the trend is NOT that stocks friend. Why? Because trading of structured volatility products is in the absolute toilet. Even as the VIX has held above 25 since February (sans a day here or there). Given…

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Is FAANG Over?

For the last year I have noted that QQQ vol was vastly out pacing the implied volatility of the SPY. We noted this in the relationship between the VOLQ and the VIX itself. That trade appears to be unwinding as long VIX and short VLQ futures would be working right now.

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