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CBOE Volatility Index ($VIX)

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Options Overview Details

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  • Implied Volatility 74.02% ( +12.52%)
  • Historical Volatility 87.27%
  • IV Percentile 33%
  • IV Rank 42.98%
  • IV High 136.88% on 06/21/23
  • IV Low 26.64% on 08/28/23
  • Put/Call Vol Ratio 0.50
  • Today's Volume 936,539
  • Volume Avg (30-Day) 647,173
  • Put/Call OI Ratio 0.38
  • Today's Open Interest 15,615,931
  • Open Int (30-Day) 12,597,015

Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
11.91 +0.67%
on 05/17/24
21.36 -43.87%
on 04/19/24
-6.22 (-34.16%)
since 04/17/24
3-Month
11.91 +0.67%
on 05/17/24
21.36 -43.87%
on 04/19/24
-2.25 (-15.80%)
since 02/16/24
52-Week
11.81 +1.52%
on 12/12/23
23.08 -48.05%
on 10/23/23
-4.88 (-28.93%)
since 05/17/23

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3 Defensive Stocks for 'Sell in May' Season

Investors can consider adding defensive stocks, such as AbbVie and Verizon, to their equity portfolios in 2024 to help shield against heightened stock market volatility.

$SPX : 5,303.27 (+0.12%)
ABBV : 166.42 (+1.26%)
CBOE : 183.51 (+1.05%)
$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
VZ : 40.06 (-0.47%)
Long Straddle Screener Results For March 19th

Volatility remains compressed as this bull market rolls on, with the VIX Index closing at 14.33 yesterday. When volatility is low, options become cheaper, so today we’re taking a look at the Long Straddle...

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
DUK : 103.89 (+1.02%)
BA : 184.95 (+1.09%)
MMM : 105.26 (+0.38%)
AMZN : 184.70 (+0.58%)
RTX : 104.18 (-0.06%)
WMT : 64.65 (+1.00%)
UNH : 524.63 (+0.64%)
TSLA : 177.46 (+1.50%)
Long Straddle Screener Results For December 12th

Volatility is back down at very low levels, with the VIX Index closing at 12.63 yesterday. When volatility is low, options become cheaper, so today we’re taking a look at the Long Straddle Screener....

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
CVX : 162.67 (+0.98%)
XOM : 119.64 (+1.50%)
AAPL : 189.87 (+0.02%)
CSCO : 48.17 (-0.35%)
PFE : 28.64 (-0.97%)
MSFT : 420.21 (-0.19%)
OXY : 63.41 (+0.87%)
BAC : 39.29 (+0.18%)
9 December 2023 Cash Secured Puts Stock Options Trades Yield 15.6%

Small and large dividend stock and ETF investors can use covered calls and puts trades to generate monthly income from options premiums and options trading.

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
AMD : 164.47 (+1.14%)
PANW : 317.85 (+0.34%)
KMI : 19.70 (+0.51%)
META : 471.91 (-0.28%)
NEM : 43.74 (+2.10%)
PFE : 28.64 (-0.97%)
10 November 2023 Cash Secured Naked Puts Trades Update #1

Small and large dividend stock and ETF investors can use covered calls and puts trades to generate monthly income from options premiums and options trading.

AMGN : 312.47 (-0.71%)
UNH : 524.63 (+0.64%)
MSFT : 420.21 (-0.19%)
XLE : 94.96 (+1.40%)
$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
XES : 94.59 (+0.80%)
AMZN : 184.70 (+0.58%)
CAT : 356.27 (+1.58%)
DHI : 151.50 (+0.35%)
GIS : 71.24 (-0.22%)
XOM : 119.64 (+1.50%)
NEM : 43.74 (+2.10%)
Is the VIX Still Too Low?

On October 20, 2023, the VIX index was below 20. While the VIX has risen from below 13 since September 2023, the volatility measure could be far too low considering the issues facing the U.S. stock market...

ZBZ23 : 123-23s (+0.38%)
$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
Is October the Most Volatile Month for the S&P 500 Index?

Historically, October has been the most volatile month of the year for the S&P 500 Index. What might that mean in 2023?

$INX : 5,303.27 (+0.12%)
$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
Long Straddle Screener Results For September 11th

Volatility is dropping back down again, with the VIX Index closing at 13.84 on Friday. When volatility is low, options become cheaper, so today we’re taking a look at the Long Straddle Screener.

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
WMT : 64.65 (+1.00%)
AAPL : 189.87 (+0.02%)
TRTX : 8.87 (+0.23%)
PFE : 28.64 (-0.97%)
TGT : 160.13 (-0.32%)
AMD : 164.47 (+1.14%)
META : 471.91 (-0.28%)
VIX: Sentiment Says Stocks Will Rise- Is it Wrong?

The VIX fell to a new low of 13.02 on September 1, the lowest level since June 22, when it dropped to a 12.73 post-pandemic low. The VIX has been in a bearish trend in 2023, reflecting the significant...

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
$SPX : 5,303.27 (+0.12%)
VIXY : 11.33 (-0.87%)
Is the VIX Index Too Low or Too High?

The VIX index at 14-16 is at a neutral level. The volatility index tells us that fear and greed are not overly influencing the stock market in late August 2023. The VIX is a sentiment indicator that measures...

$VIX : 11.99 (-3.46%)
$SPX : 5,303.27 (+0.12%)

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 72% Sell with a Strongest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

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

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 12.91
2nd Resistance Point 12.70
1st Resistance Point 12.34
Last Price 11.99
1st Support Level 11.77
2nd Support Level 11.56
3rd Support Level 11.20

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52-Week High 23.08
Fibonacci 61.8% 18.77
Fibonacci 50% 17.44
Fibonacci 38.2% 16.12
Last Price 11.99
52-Week Low 11.81

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