• The stock market just did something not seen in 24 years

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The stock market hasn't been this sure of itself since Bill Clinton first took office.
    Or rather, the VIX , a measure designed to track stock market fear, is at its lowest in 24 years.
    While alarmists may view this as a negative - a signal that complacency has made traders vulnerable to an unforeseen shock - many investors simply see it as a byproduct of conditions ideal for stocks to continue edging higher.
    "At this point I'm not worried about a low VIX," Michael Antonelli, an institutional equity sales trader and managing director at Robert W. Baird in Milwaukee, told Business Insider...
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