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Volatility Views

Volatility Views is the premier radio program for volatility traders. From interviews with leading industry guests to detailed analysis of volatility products, this program takes you inside the world of volatility trading like never before. If you are an experienced options trader looking to expand your understanding of volatility, or if you are simply curious about VIX and other volatility products, then this is the program for you.

Dec 10, 2018

Volatility Review: A look back at the week from a volatility perspective.

  • VIX Cash - 22.65, 3.25 higher than last show
  • VVIX - 97, 3-points higher than last show
  • VIX Options - ADV: 594k - up nearly 50k from last show

Hot VIX options today:

  • 10000 VIX Feb 13th 17.0 Puts $1.025
  • 3999 VIX Dec 12th 30.0 Calls $0.10
  • 42800...


Dec 3, 2018

Volatility Review: A look back at the week from a volatility perspective.

  • VIX Cash - 19.4, almost unchanged from two week ago
  • VIX - 94, 12-points lower than last show
  • VIX Options - ADV: 546k, Total 6.77m (4.81m Calls, 1.95m Puts)
  • VXX - 35.5, 1-point lower than last show
  • Crypto crushed below $4k recently

Volatility...


Nov 23, 2018

Volatility Review: A look back at the week from a volatility perspective.

Black Monday. Happy 30th Birthday to Volatility Skew!

The numbers:

  • VIX - 93.33
  • CBOE Skew Index - 146
  • VXN - 14.64

Russell's Weekly Rundown:

  • VIX ADV - 876k
  • VIX call/put - 4.1
  • VXX - 34.39
  • XIV - 105.87

Volatility Voicemail: Options question of the...


Nov 20, 2018

Volatility Review: A look back at the week from a volatility perspective

  • Sell-offs appear to be slowing down
  • Tech earnings weighing things down
  • Facebook: did they or didn't they?
  • Are we in a trade war?
  • VIX cash: 19.17
  • VVIX: 106 - up from last show
  • VIX futures keeping pace or outpacing the index
  • Blow out in nat gas...


Nov 12, 2018

Volatility Review: Earnings Highlights for the Week

  • Tuesday - GE, Sony, BP, FB, eBay, Pfizer, Coca-Cola
  • Wednesday - GM
  • Thursday - Apple, Starbucks, Weight Watchers, Spotify, Cigna, Dow/DuPont
  • Friday - ExxonMobil, Cboe, Alibaba, Chevron, Berkshire Hathaway

Volatility indicators:

  • VIX Cash - 17.75, 2.75-points lower...