Category Archives: Technical Analysis & Charts

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CBOE Continues to Empower Investors with its Acquisition of Livevol, Inc. Technology

Today is a fantastic and exciting day for CBOE Holdings and Livevol, Inc., but more importantly for the sophisticated investor community who trade equity and index options.  As you may know, the CBOE announced today that its acquisition of the market data services and trading analytics platforms of Livevol, Inc. has officially closed.  Livevol is […]

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Russell 2000 Risk On/Volatility Off

Today’s market rally including US small-cap stocks is lifting the Russell 2000 to its current level 1264.06 well above its 50 day moving average (1253.67). © 1999-2015 All Rights Reserved. Another contributing factor for the Russell 2000 is the net flows of cash leading to the creation of ETFs on the IWM. reports […]

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VIX Option Trade Into Expiration

CBOE and the CBOE Futures exchange plan on launching VIX Weeklys options and futures respectively over the next couple of months. Usually when new markets start trading we have to do a little wait and see with respect to strategies that large traders are implementing. However, with VIX Weeklys we have over 100 expirations since […]