Jul 29, 2014
The AAII Sentiment Survey ratio is right back where it was back in April. In last week's survey, the bullish percentage fell from 39 percent to 29.63 percent while the bearish percentage fell from 30.5 percent to 29.94 percent.
Jul 22, 2014
Over the past year, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) has traded in a range between 10.28 and 21.48. This is one of the lowest ranges the VIX has been in for the last 20 years.
Jul 15, 2014
During the last six weeks, the Commitment of Traders report for silver has changed drastically.
Jul 8, 2014
Here we are in the peak of the summer driving season here in the United States and just like clockwork, the price of oil has been on the rise. That is until the past few weeks.
Jul 1, 2014
Over the years, I have discussed a number of sentiment indicators for the overall market and for specific commodities and so forth.
Jun 24, 2014
In the last few months, as the S&P 500 has shot to new highs and has moved within a few percentage points of the 2,000 level, the sentiment indicators have moved toward bullish extremes.
Jun 17, 2014
After moving toward more neutral readings, the AAII Sentiment Survey and the 21-day moving average on the CBOE Equity Put/Call ratio have both moved toward bullish extremes in recent weeks.
Jun 10, 2014
Usually when you see the numbers "7" and "11" together, you start thinking about convenience stores and Big Gulps, but those two numbers are relevant when it comes to the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) as well.