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iPath S&P 500 VIX - Why I'm Selling The VIX Here

In a market report published Tuesday morning, I outlined my opinion that the rally in the energy complex was drawing capital from the broader market, especially from the shares of the best performing stocks. That same issue is the reason, in my view, for the recent sharp rise in volatility, along with underlying concerns around Europe which are now easing as well. As a result of my view that this capital flow anomaly will fade along with Greece related fears, I have taken a short position against the iPath S&P 500 VIX ST Futures ETN (NYSE: VXX) using put options and am suggesting investors consider investments against volatility. This article was published to subscribers on February 3rd and released to the general public 24 hours…