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S&P 500 Implied Volatility Briefly Surpassed that of Crude Oil in February

Source: Chicago Board of Options Exchange, compiled by Bloomberg, L.P. For four consecutive days in early February, stock market implied volatility surpassed crude oil price volatility for the first time since 2008. The VIX, a measure of implied volatility, or the market's expected range of ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > VIXCrude oilS&P 500 +6

Prices Calm After Forties Pipeline System Shut Down News – But For How Long?

Emergency work on the Forties North Sea pipeline initially shook the markets with Serica Energy Plc (LON:SQZ) shares falling around 5% on the news , which also sent brent crude soaring to above $65 a barrel. Prices then calmed but pipeline-owner INEOS' announcement that deliveries of crude are n ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > fortiesIneosUnited Kingdom +5

Is Oil Reaching Peak Demand? Will Energy Volatility Continue?

The International Energy Agency (IEA) reported in November of last year that they believe peak demand will occur sometime after 2040 , with most of the increased demand during the period coming from China and India.  In BP's 2017 Energy Outlook , released earlier this year, the company notes that ...

Mary DeFilippe


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > EnergyvolatilityETRM software +1