If you’re interested in trading Weekly S&P options, this short video from Russell Rhoads and the CBOE on VXST is worth watching.
The ISE believes they have created a cleaner version of the VIX with a new index they call VolDex. You can learn more about VolDex on the ISE website http://www.ise.com/etf-ventures/voldex-voli/
I’d like to recommend a book to you. I’m reading “Elite Minds – Creating the Competitive Advantage” by Dr. Stan Beecham. Dr. Beecham is a disciple of Bob Rotella (one of our all-time favorite Chairman’s Club guests) who encouraged him in the 1990’s to pursue this field. Because of his background in running, the book has a somewhat cult-like status in the running community (you can see this from the reviews) but it’s far bigger than the psychology of running and athletics. This is one of those books that you read and can’t put down.
Here is Warren Buffet’s formula on how to get smarter.
This is a good article from the New York Times Dealbook: