Is VIX (Even More) Broken?

Tyler Durden's picture

The "v"-shaped recovery in US equity indices is largely being ignored by bonds, JPY, and credit for now as VIX is in charge of the ramping efforts for now... until the last few minutes when it all went a bit pear-shaped...


VIX is broken-er...

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HedgeAccordingly's picture

bad quotes on CBOE side likely SPX related somewhere wide markets.

maskone909's picture

The VIX is just another attempt at luring folks away from GOLD- the only true barometer of market incompetence. 

HedgeAccordingly's picture

Oh yeah.. the CBOE is leaking right .. 

slaughterer's picture

CBOE problems here too, expect problems elewhere soon.  

dontgoforit's picture

VIX fart, 'cuse me.

Dr. Engali's picture

Nothing to see here. An algo just shot it's wad and is now enjoying a relaxing cigarette.

Gorod-Geroy Xerson's picture

+1 !  This is on par with BTFICBMD!

rocker's picture

Was it a Goldman Shafts Software error or CME Fat Finger ? 

Cognitive Dissonance's picture

Nothing a little electroshock therapy won't fix.

buzzsaw99's picture

Private Pyle you had best square your ass away and start shitting me Tiffany cufflinks or I will definitely fuck you up!

Private Pyle: Sir, yes, sir.

slaughterer's picture

Today victory lap for the Nasdaq, last day of market lev, tomorrow ugly reality returns.   The vermin are exiting top HF pos... Red bear likes ES puts.   

Stoploss's picture

Kevin. The commods are gettin away from ya bud.

And the nat gas suppression is going to end with a pop.

Must be why the pallet of 'Stand Clear' signs are in the natty pits.

Aknownymouse's picture

Yea CBOE problems alright. The "fudge it" button seems to be stuck. Someone must have jammed it with their middle finger

slaughterer's picture

Get out, get out... SHTF at NYSE Arca now ...  Justin Bieber in the room

Kreditanstalt's picture

What happened about 1:40PM Eastern that took the wind out of the S&Ps sails, sank BAC and GS, etc....?

slaughterer's picture

This sucka is going down...  Faceplant already red....  Yellen cloggin up the toiiets ... Kev' not shooting enuff meth...

Aknownymouse's picture

OT. PLEASE HELP. Is there an ETF that tracks the 5/30 steepener please? I found a 2/10 ETN called STPP. but can not find the 5/30


slaughterer's picture

It's dead, Jim.  

The worst trader's picture

I smell the presses on over load, can't print fast enough to keep the dow green? Crash mutha fuka.The red line has been crossed and we have another Barry war.

Kreditanstalt's picture

Yeah...I also get the impression someone is trying mightily to keep the S&P closing GREEN...action looks fake to me