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  • Implied Volatility May Be Higher Than You Think
    Nov. 5, 2010 VXX, SPY Comment!
  • The Discreet Charm of the VXX ETN
    Oct. 28, 2010 VXX, VXZ 21 Comments
  • VIX Portfolio Hedging: Does It Withstand the Test of a Crisis-Free World?
    Oct. 13, 2010 VXX, VXZ, XXV Comment!
  • A Bubble in the Pot of Gold?
    Oct. 7, 2010 GLD, QQQ, SPY 14 Comments
  • Why Conventional Hedging Methods Fail
    Sep. 28, 2010 VXX, SPY 3 Comments
  • The Vicissitudes of Hedging Tail Risks
    Jul. 26, 2010 VXX, VXZ, VIXX Comment!
  • How to Hedge Tail Risk With the VIX
    Jul. 15, 2010 VXX, VXZ, SPY Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Long Gamma Pays Off
    Feb. 8, 2010 SPY, VXX, USO Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Volatility Convergence Trade
    Jan. 19, 2010 SPY, VXX, USO 1 Comment
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: The Rally Continues
    Jan. 12, 2010 GLD, USO, SPY Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Holiday Season Saw No Point by Point Declines
    Jan. 6, 2010 SPY, VXX, GLD Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Why Index Volatility Is Holding Steady
    Dec. 14, 2009 GLD, SPY, USO Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Negative Dollar Correlation
    Dec. 7, 2009 SPY, GLD, VXX Comment!
  • How Not to Trade Natural Gas
    Dec. 3, 2009 UNG 3 Comments
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Dubai and the Repricing of Debt Burdens
    Nov. 30, 2009 SPY, VXX, USO Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: No Surprises in Gold
    Nov. 23, 2009 VXX, SPY, GLD Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Stock-Picking Might Matter
    Nov. 16, 2009 SPY, USO Comment!
  • Options: How to Be Risk-Averse
    Nov. 13, 2009 SPY, GLD 4 Comments
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Reversion to the Trend
    Nov. 9, 2009 USO, SPY, VXX Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Hiccup or Hangover?
    Nov. 2, 2009 VXX, SPY Comment!
  • VIX Futures: Volume Exceeds 2008 Crisis Levels
    Oct. 28, 2009 VXX, SPY Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker - Gold Hysteria
    Oct. 26, 2009 GLD, SPY, USO Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Confidence-Building Measures Still Needed
    Oct. 19, 2009 SPY, VXX, VXZ 1 Comment
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: No Runaway Reflation
    Oct. 13, 2009 SPY, FXE, GLD Comment!
  • CME Group Making Gold Options More Tradeable
    Oct. 2, 2009 GLD, CME 2 Comments
  • Volatility Risk Premium to Remain High
    Oct. 1, 2009 SPY, DIA, QQQ Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Overpaying for Options
    Sep. 28, 2009 SPY, VXX, GLD Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Reflation Rally Nearing an End?
    Sep. 21, 2009 SPY, GLD, USO Comment!
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Equity Options Are Overpriced
    Sep. 14, 2009 FXE, VXX, SPY 1 Comment
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: All That Glitters Is Volatile
    Sep. 9, 2009 VXX, VXZ, GLD 2 Comments
  • Why the Fuss over Natural Gas ETF?
    Sep. 3, 2009 UNG, SPY 3 Comments
  • Weekly Volatility Tracker: Implied Correlation as a Reflation Proxy
    Sep. 1, 2009 VXX, SPY, USO 2 Comments