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Dear Uncle Sam: Get Well Soon, the End is Near

nomad5 Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 10:09 AM
--cont'd 2-- I can't speak for anyone else, but I'm fed up with "politics" and am really ready for leadership. It's not clear that either party, though, is ready to lead.

One of the most-widely watched indices of market sentiment, the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index- also know as the VIX, (symbol: VIX)- while not exactly moving in uncharted territory, is moving at least in the rarefied air puffed by the central bankers of the world.

The VIX is now near record lows.

Being a contrary indicator, the VIX tends to move up as stocks move down and it moves down as stocks move up.

And stocks have been moving up- if you didn't notice- thanks in large measure to loose money policies by the Federal Reserve that bring...