My name is François Normandeau.
This is an ADX-BRIEFING video focused on CBOE:OVX
The CBOE Crude Oil Volatility Index (CBOE:OVX) can be used
in order to identify important trading opportunities.
Here, OVX is on the right side of this post.
The indicators we see under the price window of OVX mention when the US Oil market
enters a period of...
With the dollar hanging so low these days, Oil has been perking up a bit from its deadened state. The chart you are seeing is the OVX or the volatility chart for Oil. Oil is ready to go somewhere, but where is a hard enough question. August might be rocky considering July's very odd end of the month close, fed week, and earnings time period. The Nasdaq has finally...
oil volatility or the implied volatility of USO is nearing an extreme.the futures are still in a decent contango.
so what does that mean? the cost of options both on the upside and downside is dirt cheap, but the cost of carry spread is nearing a reversion.
in contango CL futures outperform vs USO or a future equivalent etp due to cost to carry/decay. however when...
Volatility is rising and we have confirmed higher lows in the 16.00/17.00 range with spikes higher.
It seems we are transitioning into a higher volatility environment, despite currently being in
no man's land.