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S&P 500 VIX Aug '20 (VIQ20)

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S&P 500 VIX Futures Market News and Commentary

Stocks Settle Mixed after President Trump Extends Stimulus

The S&P 500 Index ($SPX) on Monday closed up +0.27%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI) closed up +1.30%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX) closed down -0.49%.

U.S. stock indexes on Monday settled mixed with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrials at 5-1/2 month highs. Stocks found support after President Trump on Saturday took executive actions to extend economic aid. Stocks also rallied on better-than-expected U.S. labor market data. Weakness in technology stocks weighed on the Nasdaq 100.

U.S. stock indexes found support Monday after President Trump on Saturday used executive actions to extend economic aid. Mr. Trump signed four executive orders, including extending unemployment benefits, eviction protection, student loan relief, and a temporary payroll tax deferral, as Congress remains at an impasse on passing a new virus relief package.

Monday's U.S. economic data was bullish for stocks after U.S. June JOLTS job openings unexpectedly rose +518,000 to 5.88... 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
$13,750/12,500
First Notice Date
08/19/20 (9 days)
Expiration Date
08/19/20 (9 days)

Seasonal Chart

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

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Aug 4, 2020

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Commercials - Long / Short
144,139 (-1,550)
52,499 (+3,660)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
57,198 (+3,372)
144,680 (+1,943)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
18,700 (-327)
16,299 (-2,922)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
122,953 (+2,282)
53,555 (+7,486)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
29,394 (-1,159)
101,928 (+1,149)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
7,440 (+725)
2,547 (-411)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
23.450 +0.30%
on 08/11/20
33.640 -30.08%
on 07/14/20
-6.805 (-22.44%)
since 07/10/20
3-Month
23.450 +0.30%
on 08/11/20
38.000 -38.11%
on 06/12/20
-5.755 (-19.66%)
since 05/11/20

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 25.292
1st Resistance Point 24.533
Last Price 23.550
1st Support Level 23.283
2nd Support Level 22.792

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52-Week High 41.000
Fibonacci 61.8% 31.798
Fibonacci 50% 28.955
Fibonacci 38.2% 26.112
Last Price 23.550
52-Week Low 16.910

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