Stock Investors Are Finally Starting to Buy Hedges AgainBy
CBOE put-call ratio spikes to highest since before election
VIX skew near lowest in 10 months, signaling gauge to climb
With the U.S. equity market waking from its slumber, investors are finally taking the hint to hedge their post-election gains.
The CBOE Volatility Index is coming off its biggest one-day rise since Nov. 3 and a separate measure of bearish bets relative to bullish ones has surged to the highest since President Donald Trump’s victory, according to Bloomberg data. It’s a departure from the tranquility in U.S. equities during the weeks following the election, a period in which the VIX fell to a 2 1/2-year low…
Leave a Reply
You must be logged in to post a comment.