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S&P 500 VIX Aug '21 (VIQ21)

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S&P 500 VIX Futures Market News and Commentary

Stocks Retreat as a Plunge in Amazon Fuels Growth Concerns for Big-Tech Companies

The S&P 500 Index ($SPX) on Friday closed down -0.54%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI) closed down -0.42%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX) closed down -0.59%.  U.S. stock indexes on Friday posted moderate losses after a -7% plunge in Amazon.com fueled concerns about slowing growth at the mega-cap technology companies.  Stock indexes recovered from their worst levels Friday on better-than-expected U.S. economic data. 

Sep T-notes (ZNU21) on Friday closed up +7.5 ticks, and the 10-year T-note yield fell -3.5 bp to 1.234%.  Friday’s slump in stocks boosted the safe-haven demand for T-notes.  Also, inflation concerns receded Friday and gave T-notes a boost after the U.S. Q2 employment cost index and the U.S. Jun core PCE deflator rose less than expected.

Friday’s U.S. economic data was better than expected and bullish for stocks.  U.S. Jun personal spending rose +1.0% m/m, stronger than expectations of +0.7% m/m.  Also, Jun personal income unexpectedly rose +0.1% m/... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
CBOE Volatilty Index VIX Futures
Contract Size
$1000 times Index
Tick Size
0.05 points ($50.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 3:15p.m. (Sun) and 3:30p.m. - 3:15p.m. (Mon-Thur) (Settles 3:30p.m.) CST
Exchange
CFE
Point Value
$1,000
Margin/Maintenance
$11,000/10,000
First Notice Date
08/18/21 (18 days)
Expiration Date
08/18/21 (18 days)

Seasonal Chart

S&P 500 VIX Aug '21
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Aug Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jul 27, 2021

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Commercials - Long / Short
157,659 (-5,042)
97,629 (-5,377)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
67,107 (-3,642)
119,162 (-2,325)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
54,749 (+415)
18,828 (-3,180)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
107,839 (+3,190)
70,511 (+11,823)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
23,282 (-3,713)
90,285 (-9,443)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
4,562 (-342)
2,833 (+1,332)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
18.9800 +6.82%
on 07/02/21
24.8500 -18.41%
on 07/19/21
+0.5253 (+2.66%)
since 06/30/21
3-Month
18.9800 +6.82%
on 07/02/21
26.8700 -24.55%
on 05/12/21
-3.7020 (-15.44%)
since 04/30/21

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Stocks Retreat as a Plunge in Amazon Fuels Growth Concerns for Big-Tech Companies

The S&P 500 Index ($SPX ) on Friday closed down -0.54%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI ) closed down -0.42%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX ) closed down -0.59%. U.S. stock indexes on Friday...

$SPX : 4,395.26 (-0.54%)
$DOWI : 34,935.47 (-0.42%)
$IUXX : 14,959.90 (-0.59%)
ZNU21 : 134-145s (unch)
NWL : 24.75 (-9.07%)
AMZN : 3,327.59 (-7.56%)
EBAY : 68.21 (-7.08%)
ETSY : 183.51 (-7.77%)
W : 241.36 (-7.86%)
SWKS : 184.51 (-6.18%)
DXCM : 515.51 (+13.04%)
$VIX : 18.24 (+3.05%)
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DIDI : 10.31 (+4.56%)
EBAY : 68.21 (-7.08%)
ETSY : 183.51 (-7.77%)
W : 241.36 (-7.86%)
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The S&P 500 Index ($SPX ) this morning is down -0.32%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI ) is down -0.14%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX ) is down -0.58%. U.S stock indexes this morning are moderately...

$SPX : 4,395.26 (-0.54%)
$DOWI : 34,935.47 (-0.42%)
$IUXX : 14,959.90 (-0.59%)
ZNU21 : 134-145s (unch)
DXY00 : 92.174s (unch)
^EURUSD : 1.18668 (-0.16%)
^USDJPY : 109.684 (+0.20%)
GCZ21 : 1,817.2s (-1.01%)
SIU21 : 25.547s (-0.91%)
SWKS : 184.51 (-6.18%)
AMZN : 3,327.59 (-7.56%)
EBAY : 68.21 (-7.08%)
ETSY : 183.51 (-7.77%)
W : 241.36 (-7.86%)
GILD : 68.29 (-2.21%)
PG : 142.23 (+1.97%)
$VIX : 18.24 (+3.05%)
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Pre-Market Stock Preview: U.S. Stock Index Futures Tumbles as Amazon.com Tanks on Disappointing Earnings Results

Morning Markets Sep S&P 500 futures this morning are down -0.69%, as a -6% plunge in Amazon.com in pre-market trading stokes concern about slowing growth at mega-cap technology companies. S&P futures...

AMZN : 3,327.59 (-7.56%)
PINS : 58.90 (-18.24%)
TXRH : 92.17 (-6.55%)
FSLR : 86.04 (+2.75%)
GILD : 68.29 (-2.21%)
TRVG : 2.94 (-0.68%)
WY : 33.73 (-3.16%)
CVX : 101.81 (-0.74%)

Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Sell Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 22.3427
2nd Resistance Point 21.7313
1st Resistance Point 21.0027
Last Price 20.2740s
1st Support Level 19.6627
2nd Support Level 19.0513
3rd Support Level 18.3227

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52-Week High 30.3000
Fibonacci 61.8% 25.9758
Fibonacci 50% 24.6400
Fibonacci 38.2% 23.3042
Last Price 20.2740s
52-Week Low 18.9800

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