The VIX is low, but it's not at an all-time low. Small cap volatility, however, hits what looks...

|By:, SA News Editor

The VIX is low, but it's not at an all-time low. Small cap volatility, however, hits what looks like a record low with the Russell 2000 (IWM, IJR) VIX declining to 13.97, says Stifel's Dave Lutz. For the year, the IWM is up 12%, outpacing the SPY by more than 200 basis points.