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S&P 500 VIX Jan '20 (VIF20)

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S&P 500 VIX Futures Market News and Commentary

Stocks Tumble to 1-Week Lows as the China Coronavirus Spreads

The S&P 500 Index ($SPX) on Friday closed down -0.90%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI) closed down -0.58%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX) closed down -0.82%.

U.S. stock indexes sold off fairly sharply on Friday with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 Index at 1-week lows and the Dow Jones Industrials at a 1-1/2 week low as concern about the spread of the deadly Chinese coronavirus sparked long liquidation in stocks.

Concern grew on Friday about China's coronavirus and its negative impact on economic growth. France on Friday reported the first 2 cases of the virus in Europe and the U.S. reported that 2 more people were infected by the virus. There are more than 900 cases of the virus reported thus far with 26 deaths. There are fears that the virus will continue to spread as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel across the country and globally for the New Year holiday that began Friday. The Chinese stock markets were closed Friday and will not reopen until next Friday... 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
$8,800/8,000
First Notice Date
01/22/20
Expiration Date
01/22/20 (expired)

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S&P 500 VIX Jan '20
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Jan Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jan 21, 2020

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Commercials - Long / Short
261,280 (+2,122)
88,177 (-755)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
82,032 (+2,660)
252,209 (+5,243)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
87,569 (+2,989)
19,065 (+5,189)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
115,668 (-2,517)
136,885 (+7,618)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
68,270 (+4,294)
122,731 (-7,030)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
13,498 (+1,683)
3,398 (+378)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
12.280 +2.77%
on 01/22/20
17.270 -26.93%
on 01/08/20
-2.155 (-14.59%)
since 12/20/19
3-Month
12.280 +2.77%
on 01/22/20
18.530 -31.89%
on 10/23/19
-5.755 (-31.32%)
since 10/22/19

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The market is in highly oversold territory. Beware of a trend reversal.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 13.153
1st Resistance Point 12.887
Last Price 12.620s
1st Support Level 12.317
2nd Support Level 12.013

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52-Week High 20.500
Fibonacci 61.8% 17.360
Fibonacci 50% 16.390
Fibonacci 38.2% 15.420
Last Price 12.620s
52-Week Low 12.280

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