$VIX - Is it Safe to Be Afraid?

$VIX – Is it Safe to Be Afraid?

The chart of the Volatility Index ($VIX), commonly called the “fear index,” reflects little concern about the Ukraine, interest rates, the labor participation rate, the decline in social media stocks, the Buffett Indicator, or just about anything else going on…

Broad Market Overview

Broad Market Overview

A good way to get started here on the site is to present a baseline overview of the broader market using multiple timeframes. The monthly chart of the S&P 500 index shows a series of cycle highs and cycle lows….