Volatility Views 361: Selling ALL August Volatility

  • Host: Mark Longo, The Options Insider Media Group
  • Co-Host: Mark Sebastian, Option Pit
  • Miax Hot Seat Guests: Shelly Brown, MIAX Options.


Update on the latest trades, trends and developments in the world of volatility including:

  • VIX cash, Spikes,VIX Futures and VVIX overview.
  • What is going on with Super Tuesday in Spikes options?
  • VIX options breakdown – Fairly light week
  • Spikes options breakdown – Record volume and OI
  • VXX options breakdown
  • Earnings volatility breakdown for Netflix, Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase and more…


  • QUESTION FROM HCTR#: If you could have your ideal vol product what would it be?
  • QUESTION FROM KETCHUMALL:  Do 1×2 put spreads work better in VXX or VIX?
  • QUESTION FROM AIDEN: Know you guys are GOT fans. Thought this was an interesting analytical way to look at the show. Maybe this explains the dropoff in quality of the final seasons?


  • MARK – 12.75
  • MEATBALL – 12.25

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