Volatility Review: Today's guest is guest: Russell Rhoads from the CBOE Options Institute. The panel discusses:
CBOE Earnings Update - Trading volume increases 6 percent, with record trading volume in index options and futures. Total trading days: 64. ADV: 5.25M, Total Trading Volume: 335.7M.
Update on TYVIX & RVX.
VIX Cash: VIX cash remains south of 15 handle.
VIX Futures: Dramatic movements in CBOE Skew Index. Two weeks ago: 151.22, last week: 121.02, this week: 134.63. Previous high around 140 last year.
VIX Weeklies - Week 4: Another robust volume week for weeklies
VIX Options: Total 6.76m (4.80m calls, 1.95m puts)
Gold: Fed squeezing gold yet again. GVZ: 15.77
Crude Oil: OIV: 43.16, OVX: 43.63
Crystal Ball: Earnings season in full swing. Nonfarms next Friday.