Thursday, July 27, 2017
VIX Volatility 5-Minute and Daily Charts; Record Low 8.84; Record 10 Days Under 10
The VIX is at 9.40 on Thursday, 7/27/17. Yesterday, on Wednesday, 7/26/17, the VIX plummeted to 8.84 a minute before the FOMC rate decision at 2 PM EST. The VIX also closes under 10 for 10 consecutive days a new record that will last a lifetime. The VIX prints an 8-handle.
These are epic and historic times. Market history is being written each day but most people have a laissez-faire attitude. The non-stop upside in the stock market is taken for granted. The central bankers are the market maintaining their jackboots on the neck of volatility. This information is for educational and entertainment purposes only. Do not invest based on anything you read or view here. Consult your financial advisor before making any investment decision.