January 18, 2013

If Apple were VIX


If Apple were VIX
 


AAPL would be at $280 today.

VIX dropped 45% in 3 weeks

Dec 28     22.72
Jan 18      12.46

Fortunately, Apple is not like VIX and gets priced by a different set of factors.

AAPL closed at $500 today because the algos wanted it exactly at $500.

VIXandMore’s analysis of the big VIX drop.



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