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Beyond The VIX

Posted in education, options, technical indicator on 2011-04-20 by Strategesis

From Safehaven.com:

More importantly notice the two green boxes. The first is the flash crash of 2010. Notice how the VIX makes new lows while the Skew index makes new highs. Then once the market place reacts to falling asset prices, the VIX rises while the Skew Index falls. Now look at the next green box. The same exact divergence is occurring. Last month’s selloff is even reflected.

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