There was quite an interesting development in the volatility today.
It has been a fun few days working with my option mentoring students on the volatility complex wehave seen over the last few weeks. While I normally am pretty neutral, yesterday I predicted a
Today was an interesting day for the volatility complex.
Coming off of a nice IV panic last Thursday, and a subsequent IV calming last Friday, markets like the one we have now can often throw many of my new options mentoring students for a loop.
I am a little disappointed I was so tied up yesterday, as it would have been a remarkably interesting day to trade. Many of my option mentoring students kept asking me why the VIX was up so m
Since the market had its 30 point sell off at the beginning of the month, many of my option mentoring students have lamented how poorly the VIX has correlated with the fall in the market place.
Ryan Baird is an upstairs trader that makes and takes markets in many active stocks.