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Basic Info

The VIX (also know as The Volatility Index) measures the implied expected volatility of the US stock market. This index is calculated using futures contracts on the S&P 500. VIX is used as a barometer for how fearful and uncertain the markets are. The VIX tends to increase when the market decreases and vice versa. During the financial crisis in 2008-2009, the VIX reached as high as 80.86.

VIX is at a current level of 18.69, up from 18.18 the previous market day and down from 26.04 one year ago. This is a change of 2.81% from the previous market day and -28.23% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 18.69
Latest Period Sep 16 2021
Last Updated Sep 17 2021, 18:31 EDT
Next Release Sep 20 2021, 18:30 EDT
Average Growth Rate 71.93%
Value from 1 Year Ago 26.04
Change from 1 Year Ago -28.23%
Frequency Market Daily
Adjustment N/A
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Historical Data

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Date Value
September 16, 2021 18.69
September 15, 2021 18.18
September 14, 2021 19.46
September 13, 2021 19.37
September 10, 2021 20.95
September 09, 2021 18.80
September 08, 2021 17.96
September 07, 2021 18.14
September 03, 2021 16.41
September 02, 2021 16.41
September 01, 2021 16.11
August 31, 2021 16.48
August 30, 2021 16.19
August 27, 2021 16.39
August 26, 2021 18.84
August 25, 2021 16.79
August 24, 2021 17.22
August 23, 2021 17.15
August 20, 2021 18.56
August 19, 2021 21.67
August 18, 2021 21.57
August 17, 2021 17.91
August 16, 2021 16.12
August 13, 2021 15.45
August 12, 2021 15.59
Date Value
August 11, 2021 16.06
August 10, 2021 16.79
August 09, 2021 16.72
August 06, 2021 16.15
August 05, 2021 17.28
August 04, 2021 17.97
August 03, 2021 18.04
August 02, 2021 19.46
July 30, 2021 18.24
July 29, 2021 17.70
July 28, 2021 18.31
July 27, 2021 19.36
July 26, 2021 17.58
July 23, 2021 17.20
July 22, 2021 17.69
July 21, 2021 17.91
July 20, 2021 19.73
July 19, 2021 22.50
July 16, 2021 18.45
July 15, 2021 17.01
July 14, 2021 16.33
July 13, 2021 17.12
July 12, 2021 16.17
July 09, 2021 16.18
July 08, 2021 19.00

Basic Info

The VIX (also know as The Volatility Index) measures the implied expected volatility of the US stock market. This index is calculated using futures contracts on the S&P 500. VIX is used as a barometer for how fearful and uncertain the markets are. The VIX tends to increase when the market decreases and vice versa. During the financial crisis in 2008-2009, the VIX reached as high as 80.86.

VIX is at a current level of 18.69, up from 18.18 the previous market day and down from 26.04 one year ago. This is a change of 2.81% from the previous market day and -28.23% from one year ago.

Stats

Last Value 18.69
Latest Period Sep 16 2021
Last Updated Sep 17 2021, 18:31 EDT
Next Release Sep 20 2021, 18:30 EDT
Average Growth Rate 71.93%
Value from 1 Year Ago 26.04
Change from 1 Year Ago -28.23%
Frequency Market Daily
Adjustment N/A
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