S&P 500 VIX Dec '19 (VIZ19)
S&P 500 VIX Futures Market News and Commentary
The S&P 500 Index ($SPX) on Wednesday closed up +0.63%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI) closed up +0.53%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX) closed up +0.51%.
U.S. stock indexes on Wednesday recovered most of Tuesday's losses on fresh hopes for a U.S./China trade deal. Bloomberg News reported Wednesday that U.S. trade negotiators expect a phase-one trade deal with China to be completed before U.S. tariffs are set to increase on Dec 15, despite tensions over Hong Kong and Xinjiang where U.S. legislators voted to sanction Chinese officials for alleged human-rights abuses. The Bloomberg report said the only outstanding issues are how to guarantee Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural goods and exactly which tariffs will be rolled back.
An easing of global economic concerns is also providing a positive backdrop to equity prices after Wednesday's data showed the China Nov Caixin services PMI rose sharply by +2.4 to 53.5, stronger than expectations of +0.1 to 51.2 and... Read more
- Daily Financial Forecast, Industrial Commodities Mostly Higher
If I am correct in my belief that the global economy is stabilizing, it is likely that the industrial commodities, including copper, crude oil and lumber...
- Equities Move Higher, The Pound Breaks Out, Still No Phase One Trade Deal
Rebound continues as hope for the Phase 1 trade deal lingers. China is silent on progress but confirms talks continue.
- The Nemenoff Report 12/05/19
Financials: Mar. Bonds are currently 0’04 lower at158’21,10 Yr. Notes0’01 higher at129’14.5 and 5 Yr. Notes 0’01.00 higher at 119’00.75. Over...
- Emini Nasdaq intraday trade idea
We present our trade idea for the Emini Nasdaq futures for the intraday.
- Return of the Impeachers
Yesterday the markets rose despite the fact that the impeachment hearings have returned. Will we see the same today? Read on to learn more...
- The Trend Trader For Futures Trading on Thursday, December 5, 2019
The Trend Trader helps to identify the current trend status of your favorite futures markets. It not only helps us to stay on the right side of market...