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 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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The VIX Index (CBOE Volatility) Trade Alert for Jul 3 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
In my Market Breadth Indicator outlook for today, I outlined the latest trade in the VIX index. Here are further comments on that trade this ...
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The VIX Index (CBOE Volatility) Trade Alert for Mar 27 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
In my Investing Strategy Notes today before markets opened, I discussed entering a new trade in the VIX. Here is that trade this morning along ...
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The VIX Index (CBOE Volatility) Trade Alert for Feb 4 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
Lots of trades today including these trades done this morning in the VIX Index. This VIX Index Strategy article is for FullyInformed Members. The VIX ...
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The VIX Index (CBOE Volatility) Trade Alert for Jan 29 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
I have been discussing the next VIX Index trade over the past several days. Here is the trade started today in the VIX Index. This ...
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The VIX Index (CBOE Volatility) Update for Jan 10 2019

VIX index Strategy Profiting From Fear
With the morning dip a lot of investors are emailing wondering about buying the VIX. Personally I am not as I think the market has ...
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