Risk levels high – look at the chart of the VIX below

TweetThe risk levels  for the future remain high … Take a look at the chart of the VIX that we posted below and note that the VIX has been moving down toward its support line.    As it moves down, the stock market moves up because the VIX moves opposite to the stock market. Seeing […]

VIX- The risk levels for the future remain high …

Tweet The risk levels  for the future remain high … Take a look at the chart of the VIX that we posted below and note that the VIX has been moving down toward its support line, but has not reached it quite yet.  As it moves down, the stock market moves up because the VIX […]

the VIX has a long term support line that has been …

TweetThis chart from yesterday, show’s the VIX back to January 2014. If you look at the chart, the VIX has a long term support line that has been coming closer and closer to being tested. Remember … that a higher VIX equals a lower market since they are inverse to each other.   Therein comes the […]

22 month chart of the VIX

TweetTime goes on, but the risk levels remain high … here is why … Take a look at this 22 month chart of the VIX that we posted below and note that the VIX has been moving down toward its support line, but has not reached it quite yet. Seeing that there was a recent […]

Time to watch the VIX carefully?

TweetThe chart below show’s the VIX back to September 2014. If you look at the chart, the VIX has a long term support line that it has been coming closer to.   At the same time, the past few days have shown the VIX moving higher on the short term. A higher VIX equals a lower […]

Take a look at this 10 year chart of the VIX

TweetTime goes on, but risk levels remain high … here is why … Take a look at this 10 year chart of the VIX that we posted below and observe two things. First, look at the fan lines which keep moving higher. (The VIX moves opposite to the stock market.) Second, note the thick black […]

What is with the VIX breach?

TweetLet’s go back 15 months on the Volatility Index (the VIX).  To do so, we posted a 15 month VIX chart below. While the VIX has been dropping currently, the stock market has been good. (Remember that the stock market goes in the opposite direction of the VIX.) Now, look at the 15 month view […]

To have a good clue, keep an eye on the VIX.

TweetEverything is hunky-dory  … right or wrong? To have a good clue, keep an eye on the VIX.   A three year chart is posted below, and what I didn’t like to see was the recent upside breach on the resistance line. (Don’t forget that the VIX moves opposite to the stock market.) Unless and/or until […]

Will the VIX develop a problem?

TweetYesterday, the VIX closed at 15.58, so it looks like it is okay.   But is it really? The verdict is actually not in yet … take a look at October, April and now.  April was the lowest reading, with October and now not as low as it was in April.    With that condition, there remains […]

The current VIX profile … volatility is increasing

TweetOn last week’s posting the VIX was 18.48 and yesterday it was 18.75 so it doesn’t look like much of a change. But … its fan lines keep getting breached and during the past week there was another breaching event. This constant breaching is saying that volatility is increasing along with Danger (high risk) levels. […]