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Watching the VIX index for a possible short

The VIX doesn’t measure actual stock market volatility. Instead, it tracks trading in options on the S&P 500 to indicate how much investors expect the market to move over the next 30 days. As people expect bigger movements, options become … Continue reading

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Shorted 30 more TLT Treasury Bonds ETF

I am continuing with what I have been thinking for long and what I have been executing since the last days: shorting USA treasury bonds with maturities close to 30 years. Today I managed to short 30 more @104.88 ! … Continue reading

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