Tag Archives: Volatility

OVI Sentiment Got It Right

Last week I was clear that the markets were facing an uptick in volatility, and that you should only consider conditional orders or straddles. Along with the OVI Sentiment Indicator (OVIsi) having turned red on the 28th September, this gave you an invaluable insight at exactly the right time … and not for the first […]

Gently Does It For This Earnings Season

You can see that there has been an uptick in volatility in the lead-up to this earnings season. This means be super vigilant, especially if you’re considering any pre-earnings trades, which would need to be conditional orders in any case this time. Options traders may want to consider straddles too, but again, make sure you […]

Official – This Market is Twitchy

Last week’s OVI Market Review and Private Club webinar was very well received so I’m doing more of the same for today’s review. The summary is as follows: This market is twitchy … I’ll show you a number of indications as to why. There are still decent opportunities, but you must be vigilant and play […]