Volatility Views 379: Algo Action and Futures Fun

  • HOST: MARK LONGO, THE OPTIONS INSIDER MEDIA GROUP
  • CO-HOST: ANDREW GIOVINAZZI, THE OPTION PIT
  • MIAX HOT SEAT GUEST: SIMON HO, CEO, T3 INDEX
  • MIAX HOT SEAT GUEST: SHELLY BROWN, EXECUTIVE VP, MIAX 

VOLATILITY REVIEW SEGMENT

  • MARKETS GETTING A LIFT TO END THE WEEK AFTER TRADE WAR PESSIMISM SPOOKED MARKETS AND BOOSTED VOLATILITY MOST OF THIS WEEK
  • OPEC DECIDING TO EXTEND AND DEEPEN CUTS AHEAD OF THEIR IPO
  • SPIKES: 14.25 – UP .85 FROM  LAST SHOW 
  • VIX CASH: 13.5 – UP .85 FROM LAST SHOW
  • VVIX: 94.5 – UP .5 PTS FROM LAST SHOW 
  • SUSPENSION OF SPIKES FUTURES – WHAT HAPPENED
  • MIAX TRADING RESULTS FOR NOVEMBER 2019

HOT VOLATILITY POSITIONS AND TRADES 

  • SPIKES
  • VIX OPTIONS
  • VXX

VOLATILITY VOICEMAIL

  • QUESTION FROM Michael Smith:  I’ve been looking more at Skew lately. Looking at a single stock you can see it easily. Do you guys have a recommendation for comparing across instruments? i.e. a formula? 

CRYSTAL BALL

 WHERE WILL VIX/SPIKES BE NEXT WEEK?

  • MARK: 12.75?
  • ROCKLOBSTER: 12.74?
  • SIMON: 13?

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