Options Action: OptionApps Top 5 for 2015-01-261 Day Increase in ATM IV (Point change) TickerStock NameCloseDifference1KATEKATE SPADE & CO28.6914.842CLFCLIFFS NAT RES INC7.497.743RYAMRAYONIER ADVANCED 19.356.254DWADREAMWORKS ANIMATI19.675.445TCKTECK RESOURCES LTD12.475.151 Week Increase in ATM IV (Point change) TickerStock NameCloseDifference1FOSLFOSSIL GROUP INC99.3713.382KATEKATE SPADE & CO28.699.033RAXRACKSPACE HOSTING 47.737.924IMKT.AINGLES MKTS INC43.267.025BBRYBLACKBERRY LTD10.715.511 Month Increase in ATM IV (Point change) TickerStock NameCloseDifference1KITEKITE PHARMA INC67.3731.402WTWWEIGHT WATCHERS […]
Implied volatility of implied volatility ($VVIX) has pulled back. But it remains extraordinarily high given that $SPX is not even 1.5% off of its all time high. $VIX
Central bankers are consumed with the potential for a “deflationary vortex”. That makes it especially weird that spot gold is actually higher than it was a year ago.
Is this a bullish signal for $GLD?
While $SPY continued higher in 2014, Consumer Discretionary Stocks ($XLY) lost ground to Consumer Staples ($XLP). In the past, this divergence has led to weakness in the overall stock market.