VIX & markets


In fact as the S&P hits all-time-highs, this is a level of VIX that has not been seen since those heady days of extreme speculation and retail day-trading muppetry. This is a very different regime of ‘walls of worry’ that we saw during the 2017/2018 all-time-highs…
This level of co-movement between VIX and stocks is highly unusual – and has typically not ended well for stocks. Except this time is even more extreme, as the correlation between stocks and vol is at its highest since the collapse of XIV and Volmageddon 2018…

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https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/last-time-happened-was-day-dot-com-bubble-burst