• Host: Mark Longo, The Options Insider Media Group
  • MIAX HOT SEAT CO-HOST: John Smollen – Executive Vice President, Head of Exchange Traded Products and Strategic Relations – MIAX Exchange Group
  • Co-Host: Mark Sebastian, Option Pit

VOLATILITY REVIEW

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

  • MARKETS UNCHD TO END THE WEEK AFTER STRONG RALLIES. VOLATILITY DOWN ACROSS THE BOARD.
  • VIX cash, Spikes,VIX Futures and VVIX overview. 
  • VIX options breakdown – mild volume week
  • Spikes options breakdown – 14.20 – DOWN 1.65 FROM LAST SHOW 
  • VIX cash – 13.90 – DOWN 1.6 PTS FROM LAST SHOW 
  • VVIX – 99.5 – UP 2.5 PTS FROM LAST SHOW 
  • VIX Futures Curve – BACK TO (SOMEWHAT) NORMAL CONTANGO
  • And much more…

VOLATILITY VOICEMAIL

  • QUESTION FROM LLJJ: Did those pricey VXX puts really work out when you factor in the vol implosion in that product over the past few weeks?
  • QUESTION FROM ELLIOT: Fun program. Like the spikes inclusion. Question – I’ve hear Mr. Longo mention that there might be options “lurking in the book” before on the show. What does this mean? What book? Thanks and love the show. 
  • QUESTION FROM NICK JOHNSON: You feeling the volfefe index?

THE CRYSTAL BALL

Where will VIX/SPIKES be next week?

  • MARK: 14.25/ VOLFEFE 6
  • GREASY Meatball: 13.14?

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