VIX quotes, options chains, and correct greeks for VIX options

You can get free delayed VIX option quotes at freerealtime.com or Yahoo Finance using the ^VIX symbol.  Go to here for options calenders giving the correct expiration dates (always last trading on a Tuesday, expiration on a Wednesday morning) Schwab uses $VIX as the ticker symbol, Fidelity uses VIX, Yahoo uses ^VIX. VIX Settlement values (the price used to evaluate loss/gain at expiration) use symbol VRO …

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2019 Option Expiration Calendars

The CBOE and the Options Clearing Corporation both publish nice options expiration calendars: 2019 The Options Clearing Corporation  2019 Expiration Calendar The Cboe 2019 Expiration Calendar (includes VIX weekly & SPX option intraweek expirations 2018 The Options Clearing Corporation  2018 Expiration Calendar The Cboe 2018 Expiration Calendar (includes VIX weekly & SPX option intraweek expirations 2017 The Options Clearing Corporation  2017 Expiration Calendar The CBOE 2017 Expiration Calendar (includes VIX …

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VIX quotes, VIX option quotes

You can get delayed VIX quotes on Yahoo with the symbol ^VIX You can also get VIX option quotes here.  Go to here for the correct expiration dates (always last trading on a Tuesday, expiration on a Wednesday morning) You can get free delayed quotes for VIX options on LIVEVOL that also provides correctly computed greeks for these options–something none of the big brokers gets right. …

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Six Figure Investing—an Overview

The live action is over on the blog tab, but you might be interested in some of the most popular posts I’ve written over the last four years. Trading in an IRA and Avoiding “Free Riding”  Taming Inverse Volatility WIth a Simple Ratio Top 15 Questions about Trading in an IRA Top 10 Questions about Dividends Ex-Dividend and Pay Dates for Lots of ETFs Dividend Capture Strategies …

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