In light of recent events, it seems as though some brokers (notable Scottrade) are tightening their policies around the shorting of various ETPs. I did some digging today and here were my findings:
1. Scottrade has placed VXX, TVIX, UVXY on its “non-marginable securities” list. Basically a blacklist of equities you cannot short. VIXY remains […] View
Its so terrible to watch VXX this week… It looks like the year has so many headwinds for volatility trading ig this continues. If VXX rises when market as well rises, then we have the dangers of bond market…and already very hot market is lookimg for a breather and may increAse volatility. Hope i am all wrong…i almost felt like i was better…[Read more]
The post has been there over an hour and not a forum post but an activity post so it would be front and center on the site. . To post it to trade alerts for a scalp is not practical, unfortunately by the time a trade alert is written and sent the pricing is gone. Always welcome to privately message me for more personal alerts and thoughts on what…[Read more]
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