Monthly Archives: July 2010

Preferred Stocks

When people think of preferred stocks, they usually think of buying them for fixed income, and not about trading at all.  However, after the financial tsunami, the situation has changed.  Preferred stocks, these days, can have wild swings even when … Continue reading

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Trading Volatility Again

Volatility has spiked up again these days for fear of a double-dip recession.  This time, not only short term volatility (VXX) has gone up, but longer term volatility (VXZ) has spiked up as well.  VXX has spiked up back to … Continue reading

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