iPath S&P 500 VIX Mid-Term Futures ETN (VXZ)

34.55
0.59 1.68
Prev Close 35.14
Open 34.79
Day Low/High 34.51 / 34.92
52 Wk Low/High 10.04 / 14.54
Volume 80.33K
Avg Volume 138.30K
YTD Return vs Category 4.02
Exchange n.a.
Shares Outstanding 1.24M
Market Cap 43.50M
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Sometimes, You Have to Go Out on a Limb

Which is what making predictions for 2016 is all about.

First Week of VXZ October 16th Options Trading

First Week of VXZ October 16th Options Trading

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options begin trading this week, for the October 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the VXZ options chain for the new October 16th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

How Traders Can Make a Fortune Trading the VIX and VIX-linked Products -- Right Now

How Traders Can Make a Fortune Trading the VIX and VIX-linked Products -- Right Now

As long as we're on this markets roller-coaster, the VIX is a good bet.

First Week Of VXZ January 2015 Options Trading

First Week Of VXZ January 2015 Options Trading

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options begin trading this week, for the January 2015 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the VXZ options chain for the new January 2015 contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Barclays Bank PLC Announces Impact Of Pending Changes To The CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX) Futures Settlement Price Calculation

Barclays Bank PLC Announces Impact Of Pending Changes To The CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX) Futures Settlement Price Calculation

The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC ("CFE") has announced its plans to eliminate the current practice of rounding up the daily settlement price for the CBOE Volatility Index ® ("VIX") futures contracts to the nearest...

First Week of June 2015 Options Trading For Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter (VXZ)

First Week of June 2015 Options Trading For Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter (VXZ)

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options begin trading this week, for the June 2015 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 240 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

First Week of VXZ October 18th Options Trading

First Week of VXZ October 18th Options Trading

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options become available this week, for the October 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the VXZ options chain for the new October 18th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Interesting VXZ Put And Call Options For March 2015

Interesting VXZ Put And Call Options For March 2015

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options become available this week, for the March 2015 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

Watch Out! Complacency Dramatically Ups Your ETF Portfolio Risk

Watch Out! Complacency Dramatically Ups Your ETF Portfolio Risk

The S&P 500 has traded above its 200-day moving average for 395 trading sessions -- which has never occurred before. Time to ratchet down the risk on your ETF portfolio.

Barclays Bank PLC To De-List Nine Canada-Listed ETNs

Barclays Bank PLC To De-List Nine Canada-Listed ETNs

Barclays Bank PLC (“Barclays”) announced today that it has elected to de-list the following nine iPath ® exchange traded notes (ETNs) from the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX): ...

First Week of December 20th Options Trading For Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter (VXZ)

First Week of December 20th Options Trading For Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter (VXZ)

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options begin trading this week, for the December 20th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

How to Profit on Stock Market Volatility

How to Profit on Stock Market Volatility

Rachel Fox, a 17-year-old daytrader, says volatility is likely to be the theme of this market for the foreseeable future.

Interesting VXZ Put And Call Options For September 20th

Interesting VXZ Put And Call Options For September 20th

Investors in Ipath Standard and Poors 500 Vix Mid-ter saw new options begin trading this week, for the September 20th expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

My Trading Strategy To Weather The U.S. Budget Mess

My Trading Strategy To Weather The U.S. Budget Mess

U.S. budget and debt ceiling debates will generate market choppiness.

I'm Still Shorting Mid-term Volatility Futures

I'm Still Shorting Mid-term Volatility Futures

Volatility has historically shown to be a mean-reverting asset class.

Here's My Volatility Futures Short Strategy

Here's My Volatility Futures Short Strategy

There are attractive short- and medium-VIX futures opportunities ahead.

Short Opportunities Abound In VIX Futures Market

Short Opportunities Abound In VIX Futures Market

There are short possibilities with short and medium-term VIX futures.

The post Short opportunities abound in VIX futures market appeared first on Smarter Investing.

Market Headwinds Ahead. Here's My VIX Futures Trading Strategy

Market Headwinds Ahead. Here's My VIX Futures Trading Strategy

I plan to short VIX mid-term futures in the months ahead.

The post Market headwinds ahead. Here's my VIX futures trading strategy appeared first on Smarter Investing.

Tight Europe Credit Weighs on Some ETFs

Tight Europe Credit Weighs on Some ETFs

Relatively tight credit in Europe continues to weigh on overseas exchange-traded funds.

Volatility ETN Offers Portfolio Hedge

Volatility ETN Offers Portfolio Hedge

VXZ has moved opposite to the S&P 500 80% of the time over the last year.

Volatility Trends

Volatility Trends

I think the VIX and movement are finally starting to meet in a middle ground.

Dion's Thursday ETF Winners and Losers

ETFs tracking Turkey and biotech were moving higher.

Dion's Friday ETF Winners and Losers

The natural gas ETFs are rising following the BHP Billiton-PetroHawk deal.

Dion's Monday ETF Winners and Losers

The SPDR KBW Regional Banking ETF was gaining today.

Dion's Monday ETF Winners and Losers

ETFs tracking cotton, sugar and silver were on the rise today.

Understanding Volatility-Based Products

The VIX and VXX have some unique characteristics that readers (and potential traders) must understand.

Volatility to Fall Driven by Liquidity

The iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN is an excellent way to play the declining volatility.

Dion's Quarterly ETF Winners and Losers

Fear was in favor during the second quarter as investors fled the market.