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Extremely quiet on the volatility front as the United States is in full on recovery mode… Contango continues

VIX / VXX Today

3:51 PM The VIX (VXX -6.7%) continues to slump, suggesting an ominous complacency in the face of struggling stocks. The VIX, however, measures the implied volatility of one-month S&P options, but tells nothing about forward volatility, which - as recently as late summer - was at a higher level than the day after Lehman went bankrupt.

America as a financial safe haven… with 10 year treasuries at unbelievable lows… despite record levels of government debt… but there’s more to the story


for more charts that tell some of the story, go here:

(Source: Business Insider)