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Intermediate Trade: VIX

Intermediate Trade: VIX

Traders are selling options on VIX almost unilaterally across the board, setting up some interesting trades.

Novice Trade: SPY S&P 500 ETF

Novice Trade: SPY S&P 500 ETF

Upside calls have been slammed by call overwriters.

Beware of Climaxing Optimism in the S&P 500 - But From Much Higher Levels

Beware of Climaxing Optimism in the S&P 500 - But From Much Higher Levels

Look for unsustainably exuberant levels for the S&P 500 in the coming weeks before optimism, and prices, peak.

Novice Trade: VIX Short-Term Futures ETN

Novice Trade: VIX Short-Term Futures ETN

This could be a just the start in how fear drops over the next few weeks.

I Would Be a Buyer of SPY Calls Here

I Would Be a Buyer of SPY Calls Here

I think we might be threatening the 200 DMA again by the middle of next week.

U.S. Bank Rally at Risk as Derivative Contagion Spreads From France

U.S. Bank Rally at Risk as Derivative Contagion Spreads From France

In 2011, global markets were gripped by fears of rising losses at giant French banks like BNP Paribas. Now, a veteran analyst is warning it could happen again -- this time from losses on derivatives bets.

Hedge, Hedge, Hedge

Hedge, Hedge, Hedge

Very rarely is it this cheap to hedge, so close to what was a huge meltdown for the S&P 500.

Stocks Had Another Fabulous January, but Do You Remember a Year Ago?

Stocks Had Another Fabulous January, but Do You Remember a Year Ago?

A look back at a spectacular nosedive.

Are You 'Feeling' the Markets?

Are You 'Feeling' the Markets?

I'm quite sure the whipsaw action over the past couple of months is driving you nuts.

Novice Trade: VIX Short-Term Futures ETN

Novice Trade: VIX Short-Term Futures ETN

I would be a buyer of the VXXB February $38 puts.