Monday, June 7, 2010

Weekly Chart of VIX and SPX

As I did the last time around, I have elected to share some of the many excellent entries I received in connection with last week’s chart of the week contest.

Building on the long-term perspective of the winning entry, Shift CTRL Group submitted an excellent VIX chart that was featured in a recent post, Is the VIX Signaling a Possible (Short-term) Bottom? I have reproduced the chart in full below, but in the original, the author comments:

“The lower study shows a 3,13 MACD (without the signal), a reading of ~9 shows to have previously been indicative of a rebound (if at least for a short time)…”

Click through for the full commentary and some dialogue about this chart in the comments section.

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[source: StockCharts.com and ShiftCTRL Group]

Disclosure(s): short VIX at time of writing

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