12 February 2013

SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Complacency By the VIX

"The man who knows the truth and has the opportunity to tell it, but who nonetheless refuses to, is among the most shameful of all creatures."

Theodore Roosevelt

VIX is back to the lows, and SP back to new highs, although the NDX remains a big 'non-confirm.'

Japan's Finance Minister says he would like to see a 17% rally on the Nikkei by the end of March.

I suspect that Bernanke is already doing his thing and inflating another asset bubble. The only question is how long can it last, and ignore the lack of recovery.

State of the Union tonight. Set your expectations low.

As a reminder this is a stock option expiration week.