Though the share price is down 67% YTD, the number of shares issued for the VIX ETN (VXX) has...

|By:, SA News Editor

Though the share price is down 67% YTD, the number of shares issued for the VIX ETN (VXX) has soared sixfold to 142M. Trading volatility is the equivalent of competing in the deep end of the pool - unless you're Mark Spitz (showing our age, let's make it Michael Phelps), you may want to avoid.