Diary of a Financier

Posts Tagged ‘Volatility ($VIX)’

Top Newsstuffs (August 22-28)

In Bookshelf on Sun 28 Aug 2016 at 05:59

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Top Newsstuffs (October 19-25)

In Bookshelf on Sun 25 Oct 2015 at 06:26

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Top Newsstuffs (February 2-8)

In Bookshelf on Sun 8 Feb 2015 at 05:29

Top reads from the week that was…

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Top Newsstuffs (September 1-7)

In Bookshelf on Sun 7 Sep 2014 at 06:15

Kickoff…

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Top Newsstuffs (August 4-10)

In Bookshelf on Sun 10 Aug 2014 at 06:15

The best news, views, and data from the week that was…

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Bull v. Bear: Bubble checklist edition

In Capital Markets on Mon 23 Jun 2014 at 08:51

In this exercise today, I wanted to leverage another great checklist Barry Ritholtz (The Big Picture) likes to utilize.  Barry tracks 14 bubble indicators to objectively identify exuberance/euphoria before a market crash.  To wit, I thought I’d quickly evaluate each to give myself an appraisal of the stock market’s secular standing…

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Squawk Box (June 2-15)

In Trading Desk on Sat 14 Jun 2014 at 06:40

Here’s my weekly “trade & thought reconciliation”… Read the rest of this entry »

Top Newsstuffs (May 26 – June 1)

In Bookshelf on Sun 1 Jun 2014 at 05:21

Upstating…

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From the comments section: The wall of worry

In Capital Markets, Economics, Idiosyncrasy, Politics on Wed 28 May 2014 at 17:09

I get a few comments and emails every week.  Some are argumentative and some agreeable.  That’s just what makes a market — we all buy our assets from sellers, and we sell to buyers.  Fact of life that somebody will always be on the other side of your trade. Read the rest of this entry »

Top Newsstuffs (April 7-13)

In Bookshelf on Sun 13 Apr 2014 at 05:55

Spring brings out the skirts… Read the rest of this entry »