VIX Index (CBOE Volatility)

VIX Index is the CBOE Volatility Index which measures imlied volatility of the S&P500 index options. The VIX is calculated by the CBOE (Chicago Board Options Exchange) and is often referred to as the fear index as it tries to measure the stock market’s anticipated volatility over the next 30 day period. The VIX Index has both put and call options available for weekly trading. The VIX Index strategy was designed in 2004 and has been traded profitability since then. The VIX Index was introduced in 1993. It’s trading symbol is VIX but many trading platforms use ^VIX or .VIX when searching and trading against the VIX Index.

VIX Index Strategy Up 143% – Preparing for Tue Sep 22 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Monday a number of trades were done in the VIX Index. This left the portfolio up 143% and left the portfolio with 5 open ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 135% – Preparing for Tue Sep 8 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Friday a number of trades were done in the VIX Index. This left the portfolio up 135% and left the portfolio with 6 open ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 120% – Preparing for Mon Aug 31 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Thursday a trade was completed in the VIX Index. This left the portfolio up 120%. For Mon Aug 31 2020, I am expecting to ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 110% – Preparing for Fri Aug 14 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
On Thursday a new trade was done in the VIX Index strategy. For Fri Aug 14 2020, I am expecting to enter another trade. Here ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 104% – Preparing for Fri Jul 24 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
The last couple of days allowed me to pick up shares of the VIX index. Thursday’s volatility jumped, allowing me to take some profits and ...
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VIX Index Strategy Starts July Up 98% – Preparing for Mon July 6 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
This year the high volatility has boosted the VIX Index Strategy trade to a gain of 98% with 6 months still left in the year ...
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VIX Index Strategy Up 54% – Update for Second Week of June 2020

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
With the VIX Index up 54% as of the end of May, these are the latest updates for this strategy for the second week of ...
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VIX Index Strategy (CBOE Volatility) – Trade Alert for Nov 22 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
Here are some comments this morning on market outlook along with the latest trade using the VIX Index Strategy. These are new trades done today ...
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VIX Index (CBOE Volatility)

VIX Index Strategy – Trades for 2019 Summary

VIX Index Strategy – Trades for 2019 Summary
This is a summary of the VIX index Trades for 2019. Moving forward summaries are being added for members to assist those following specific stocks, ...
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VIX Index Strategy (CBOE Volatility) – Trade Alert for Sep 4 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
One strategy that has continued to do well this year is the VIX Index Strategy. With higher volatility this year, it has been easier to ...
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VIX Index Strategy (CBOE Volatility) – Trade Alert for Aug 28 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
Two trades were done today in the VIX Index. Here are the trade details for Aug 28. These are high risk trades that can result ...
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VIX Index Strategy (CBOE Volatility) – Trade Alert for Aug 14 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
With markets selling lower I am holding just a couple of VIX Index calls. This trade adds to that position but it is high risk ...
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