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Charts: 3 Helpful Indicators For Assessing The General Direction Of The Risk-off Trade

|Includes: SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (SPY), VXX

We received several requests for the charts showing the relationships I wrote about in my recent Seeking Alpha article: What If Risk Assets Are Heading Lower, Not Higher? ( For the sake of convenience, we thought we'd simply post them to my Instablog.

Figure 1: VIX vs. SPX


Figure 2: 2s10s vs. VIX (Long)

2s10s vs. VIX (Long)

Figure 3: 2s10s vs. VIX (Short)

2s10s vs. VIX (Short)

Figure 4: C&I vs. VIX

C&I vs. VIX



Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.